Friday, March 23, 2018

Security Analyst

Title : Info Security Analyst

Location : Santa Clara, CA

Contract : 18 Months

Client : Direct Client

Description
They are not looking for someone who is extremely senior at the architect level since they have Intel's architects. The experience with McAfee is preferred but not a deal breaker, if someone has relevant experience and can say that "McAfee is not the best and this is why" they are open to it. This is a long term contract 18 months in hopes to convert should there be a headcount available after the 18 months. No telecommute, must be onsite at the alameda office.

The ideal Information Security Analyst candidate must have a passion for security and all things technical, with a good understanding of the adversaries’ motivations in cybercrime and the tools and techniques of the trade. The successful candidate will have a clear understanding of how to apply defense-in-depth principles with cost effective and balanced preventative and detective controls ensuring confidentiality, integrity, and availability of IT data and services. Must have good communication skills and enjoy working in a team environment.

Responsibilities:
·         Drive the correlation, detection, and response to cyber security incidents impacting the enterprise by ensuring they are properly identified, analyzed, communicated, actioned/defended, investigated, and reported.
·         Ownership over security monitoring and incident and problem management.
·         Assist in the development and implementation of standard operating procedures which support prevention, detection and response of cyber security risks and threats.

Core Competencies & Requirements:
·         BS in CS or similar technical field.
·         3-5 years of direct information security work experience in a client/server enterprise environment.
·         CISSP, CISM, or GSEC, etc highly desired. CIPP/IT is an advantage as well.
·         Detail orientation is critical to success.
·         Experience in creating comprehensive documentation
·         Experience with McAfee SIEM and TIE products


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