Apex Systems, the nation's 2 nd largest IT Staffing Firm, has a contract to hire
need for a Cyber Security Risk Analyst
for a healthcare client. Job Summary:
- Responsible for securely managing information systems throughout their lifecycle, including knowing what information systems are within their scope of responsibility, understanding what sensitive data is stored, transmitted, or processed on those information systems, enforcing the security principles of least privilege and least functionality, knowing what events may constitute a cybersecurity incident, and understanding their role in security incident response activities.
- The Information Security Risk Analyst is responsible for maintaining awareness of the security state of information systems on an ongoing basis and providing essential information to senior leaders to facilitate decisions regarding risk to organizational operations, assets, and individuals.
- The Information Security Risk Analyst develops, documents and maintains the procedures that are leveraged to evaluate the significance of risks identified during risk assessments, the acceptable risk mitigation measures employed to address identified risks, the level of risk the organization plans to accept (i.e., risk tolerance), how the organization monitors risk on an ongoing basis, and the type of oversight used to ensure that the risk management strategy is being effectively carried out.
- The Information Security Risk Analyst ensures that managing information system-related security risks is consistent with the organization's mission/business objectives and overall risk strategy established by senior leadership.
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