Thursday, October 25, 2018

Senior Security Analyst

Title: Senior Security Analyst

Type: 6+ month contract
Location: San Jose, CA (on-site)
Rate: DOE
Start: ASAP

Interview process: Phone interview then a face to face or skype

Day to Day:
  • Drive Corporate Security Program based on the NIST CSF – Identify, Detect, Protect,Respond and Recover.
  • Identify and Monitor the Corporate Networks to determine if there have been any attacks.
  • Analyze network traffic to identify anomalies and test information security controls for weaknesses.
  • Design and implement safeguards to protect the system with the help of network engineers and other members of the Technology Services team.
  • Respond to threats by taking mitigating actions to contain the activity and minimize damage
  • Participate in risk assessments and breach readiness exercises for incident management.
  • Facilitate forensics analysis to determine the source of the threat. Document lessons learned as well as identify process improvements.
  • Communicate security issues to management via reports, dashboards. Provide weekly metrics on overall security posture.
  • Research emerging threats and work with the Security Operations Center (SOC).
  • Drive the Vendor Security Program including annual self-assessments.
  • Participate in the security toll-gates on SSDLC projects.

Must Haves:
  • Knowledge of software development, computer networks and Internet threat activity.
  • Knowledge of Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) tools (Splunk, Qualys).
  • Previous enterprise or platform/cloud vulnerability management experience.
  • Previous experience leading an information security program in large, national or international enterprise a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including experience engaging with executive and technical audiences.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced, high profile environment.
Nice to haves:
  • Industry Certifications – Network Security or Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) with professional experience in Network Security.
Jeremy Sherin 
Phone: (215) 383-2877    Email:    Website:
Address: 2000 Market Street Philadelphia PA 19103