Security Analyst

"security analyst", ITIL, NIST, COBIT, "IAM", "Network security", "IT Security", "incident management"
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Security Analyst II Location: Marysville OH Duration: 6 Months Contract
Job Description Daily Tasks Performed

  • Identify, collect, and perform analysis of raw, primary and secondary cybersecurity data derived from various sources
  • Investigate, document, and report on information cybersecurity issues and emerging trends
  • Provide actionable strategic, technical, and tactical cyber information and intelligence to management stakeholders through weekly, monthly, and ad hoc reports, briefings, and presentations
  • Assist in providing threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in information systems or equivalent work experience.

Desirable: Security Certification 

  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to security controls.
  • Knowledge of and experience in developing and documenting security architecture and plans, including strategic, tactical and project plans.
  • Experience with common information security management frameworks, such as [International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 2700x and the ITIL, COBIT and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)] frameworks.
  • Knowledge of the fundamentals of project management, and experience with creating and managing project plans, including budgeting and resource allocation.
  • In-depth knowledge of risk assessment methods and technologies.
  • Proficiency in performing risk, business impact, control and vulnerability assessments.
  • Strong understanding of business applications, including ERP and financial systems.
  • Excellent technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems [for example, Microsoft Windows and Oracle Solaris] and a wide range of security technologies, such as network security appliances, identity and access management (IAM) systems, anti-malware solutions, automated policy compliance tools, and desktop security tools.
  • Experience in developing, documenting and maintaining security policies, processes, procedures and standards.
  • Knowledge of network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls, and the associated network protocols and concepts.
  • Audit, compliance or governance experience is preferred.

Business Experience 

  • 3 to 5 years of combined IT and security work experience with a broad range of exposure to systems analysis, applications development, database design and administration; one to two years of experience with information security
  • Prior roles in a security operations center w/ experience as a subject matter expert with security products
  • Experience as an Incident Coordinator/Manager
  • The ability to understand and execute Threat Hunting activities
  • In-depth working experience with Vulnerability Management and/or Threat Intelligence roles
  • Prior experience in roles like, Help Desk Tech, System Admin, Network Admin, or Server Admin


Posted By

Naveen Chilagani

Dice Id : 10106153
Position Id : 20-00360
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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