Security Analyst

Information Security, Security
Full Time
$100,000 - $125,000
Work from home available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Title: Security Analyst

Location: Bay Area CA (Hybrid Model)

Duration: Fulltime



Skills Desired:

  • Experience in information security (experience in a larger financial institution environment preferred). 
  • Bachelor’s degree (or advanced degree) in the field of information technology or technical discipline preferred (an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired is also acceptable). 
  • Solid understanding of security practices and methodologies, security controls, vulnerability management, penetration testing, and architecture including the use of firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention, encryption, authentication, and other aspects of defense-in-depth. 
  • Knowledge of FFIEC or NCUA guidelines, GLBA, California S.B. 1386, PCI, and other laws and regulations relevant to financial services preferred. 
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and prioritize competing priorities, projects and people. 
  • Extremely deadline oriented 
  • Solid understanding of Windows and Linux operating systems and computer networking.
  • Strong verbal/written skills and the ability to effectively interface with internal business clients, operations teams, technical engineering teams, internal audit, regulators and senior management

Role & Responsibilities:

  • As IT Security Analyst you will be responsible for monitoring security alerts from various security controls implemented in the environment. You will investigate alerts and respond to incidents as necessary. 
  • Assist or lead in the selection, implementation and configuration of new security tools. 
  • Develop and implement incident response plans and playbooks. 
  • Develop and/or refine security monitoring and response procedures. 
  • Conduct risk assessments, threat analysis, vulnerability analysis and security controls assessments for the environment. 
  • Develop plans and implement solutions to mitigate risks in the environment. 
  • Coordinate with the IT team to determine solutions, priorities and schedules for remediation work. 
  • Support IT operations and infrastructure teams with the analysis of operational issues related to security controls and processes. 
  • Assist in the development and execution of firm-wide disaster recovery plans. 
  • Monitor threat alerts from groups including FS-ISAC, US-Cert, SANS and DHS. Analyse the environment for vulnerabilities and risks related to new threats.
  • Develop and deliver security awareness training to all Credit Union employees.
Dice Id : 91074902
Position Id : 7473863
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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