Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Security Analyst

Position Title:     Security Analyst
Location:              Los Angeles, CA
Job Duration:     12+ Months
Duties to be Performed
The Security Analyst contractor may perform any combination of the following:
● Plan, implement and upgrade security measures and controls
● Establish plans and protocols to protect digital files and information systems against unauthorized access, modification and/or destruction
● Maintain data and monitor security access
● Perform vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments
● Conduct internal and external security audits
● Anticipate security alerts, incidents and disasters and reduce their likelihood
● Analyze security breaches to determine their root cause
● Recommend and install appropriate tools and countermeasures
● Define, implement and maintain organizational security policies
● Train fellow employees in security awareness and procedures
● Coordinate security plans with outside vendors
● Assist in the creation, oversight, enactment, and maintenance of Citywide Information Security Governance policies and programs.
● Develop, support and maintain a Citywide Cybersecurity Awareness Program
● Prepare and distribute clear, concise, and engaging communications for both technical and non-technical audiences, at all staffing levels -- from entry-level employees to executive managers
● Provide consultation to City business customers regarding Citywide Information Security Governance policies and programs
● Support Incident Response activities when needed
● Manage and/or coordinate information security related projects
● Oversee junior-level staffing in support of the above duties

Job Requirements
● Work Experience
At least 3 years of experience as a Security Analyst.
● Degree Requirements
A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or a related field, is desired.

● Skills
The Security Analyst must have a clear understanding of the following:
○ IDS/IPS, penetration and vulnerability testing
○ DLP, anti-virus and anti-malware
○ TCP/IP, computer networking, routing and switching
○ Firewall and intrusion detection/prevention protocols
○ Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems
○ Network protocols and packet analysis tools
○ C, C++, C#, Java or PHP programming languages
○ Cloud computing
○ SaaS models
○ Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) It is required that the Security Analyst have:
○ The ability to effectively and efficiently write, teach, and speak to a variety of audiences both large and small

● Certifications
It is desired for the Security Analyst to have one or more of the following certifications:
○ CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker
○ ECSA: EC-Council Certified Security Analyst
○ GSEC / GCIH / GCIA: GIAC Security Certifications
○ CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional

Manish Pal I Technical Recruiting Lead - Resource Management Group
Intelliswift Software Inc 
39600 Balentine Dr., Suite 200 Newark, CA 94560   |    Phone: 510-370-4486  | Fax: 510-373-2486