Information Security Analyst

Splunk Core, ES log management tool/SIEM, Tripwire, Carbon Black Protection, Vulnerability, Tools, Rapid7 Nexpose, Application Vulnerability, OWASP, Threat, BurpSuite, Kali Security Distro, Python, Pearl, Web-Application Penetration Testing
Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

NEW POSITION!! Send in your resume along with salary expectation, availability, and contact information ASAP.

Company Profile

Kyra Solutions, Inc. is a premier Information Technology Consulting Organization established in 1997 and headquartered in Lakeland, Florida. Kyra is a prime vendor of the State of Florida and provides high quality IT Consulting Services to its clients. Kyra has been in the IT Industry for 20 years and has been serving the IT Public Sector within the State of Florida for the past 15 years. The company has won numerous awards for its aggressive growth and quality of project execution; which include:

  • Florida's Best Companies to Work For two years in row
  • State's Diversity Business of the Year
  • America's Fastest Growing Private Companies - Inc. 5000
  • Tampa Bay Fast 50

Contact Information


Job Description

Job Title: Information Security Analyst in Boca Raton, FL Duration: Long Term

Skills and Experience Weighting:

A= Candidate must have these attributes.
B= Management strongly desires that the candidate have these attributes.
C= Management desires the candidate to have these attributes

Skills Needed:

A - Hands-on expert with experience in administration and configuration of Splunk Core & ES log management tool/SIEM.
A - Hands-on expert with experience in administration and configuration of Carbon Black Protection.
A - Working level knowledge of Windows and UNIX/Linux server operating systems.
A - Experience with Threat and Vulnerability Management Tools.
A - Experience with the process of remediation of vulnerabilities identified by the Threat and Vulnerability Management Tools.
A - Familiar with incident response principles and procedures.
A - Experience producing threat and compliance reports for a wide variety of audiences (technical and non-technical).
A - Excellent communication and analytical skills.
A - Must work well with others as part of larger team and be able to collaborate on cross functional teams.
A - Must be available and willing to work extended and/or alternative hours as needed for issue resolutions, rollouts, system upgrades, etc.
A - Able to work independently toward goals set at a higher level.
A - Must be able to understand Check Point NGTX log analysis, and patch management processes.

B - Hands-on expert with experience in administration and configuration of Tripwire file integrity monitoring system.
B - Familiarity with NIST SP 800-137 Information Security Continuous Monitoring standard or similar standard.
B - Working level knowledge using Vulnerability Assessment tools like Rapid7 Nexpose.
B - Working level knowledge using Application Vulnerability Assessment methodologies such as OWASP.
B - Experience with the processes of identifying appropriate controls to comply with security policies and regulations.
B - Familiar with Payment Card Industry (PCI) security requirements.
B - Familiar with SOC-2 security requirements.

C - Familiarity with ISO/IEC 27000 series of security standards.
C - Experience with process lifecycle of the creation, management and compliance of security policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.

Knowledge and Experience Needed:

A - 7 years of Information Security experience or related field.
A - Windows experience (2012 and newer) and Solaris, Linux, Oracle.
A - 3 years of experience with TCP-IP, network protocols.
A - 2 years of experience or in-depth technical expertise with three major security solutions, such as Splunk Core & ES, Carbon Black Protection, Tripwire, Nexpose-Rapid7, Metasploit, BurpSuite, Kali Security Distro.
A - 3 years of experience with network and web-application penetration testing.
B - 5 years of experience in the areas of vulnerability mitigation and remediation.
B - 3 years of experience with developing a security baseline within environments and administering systems to manage the baseline.
B - Ability to write custom scripts, using bash, Python, Pearl.

C - Some experience with Java, code review experience a plus.

1. Support the Threat and Vulnerability Management Program.
2. Support of Incident Response Process, Risk Assessments.
3. Support of Payment Card Industry (PCI) & SOC-2 compliance and other enterprise security initiatives.

Education and Certifications:
A - Bachelor s degree in Computer Science / Computer Information Systems or related field.
B - CISSP, Splunk, or GIAC, or CEH certifications.


Kyra recruiters, know the industry landscape and our clients needs well. We also understand you want not only a high wage position, but long-term growth potential. Our employees have over a 93% renewal rate while employed with us. We work hard to not only keep you working, but growing with more challenging issues in need of innovative solutions.

If you are interested in this position or in working for Kyra in the future, please send us your resume with salary expectation, availability, and contact information. We look forward to hearing from you soon!


Background / References

Verifiable Professional References will be required along with the resume; however, references will be checked/contacted after the interview and before the project starts. Background check (for past 10 years) will be done on the selected candidate for Employment, Criminal (State & Federal), Education, and others as mandated by the client. Please make sure your resume and all other information provided are accurate. Any misrepresentation will mean permanent disqualification by the client. Equal employment opportunity employer.


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Position Id : INFSA_0210
Originally Posted : 2 weeks ago
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