Junior Cyber Security Analyst

San Antonio, Texas

Type: Contract

Category: Energy

Job ID: 147941

Date Posted: 12/04/2019

Junior Cyber Security Analyst

San Antonio, TX

System One is currently seeking a Junior Cyber Security Analyst on a 5-month contract position located in San Antonio, TX.

Junior Cyber Security Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains the company’s Information Security Program, which includes securing network infrastructure, information resources, information systems, external and internal web applications, telecommunications, wireless communications, desktop / laptops, and policies & procedures
  • Indoor work, operating computer, talking, hearing, repetitive motion
  • Use of personal computing equipment, telephone and multi-functioning printer
  • Ability to travel to and from meetings, training sessions or other business related events
  • Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body
  • Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time
  • Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally, and all other sedentary criteria are met
  • Serves as an internal information security consultant to the organization
  • Understanding of Security principles, techniques and technologies such as SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls and OWASP Top 10
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously

Junior Cyber Security Analyst Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology or IT Security related field such as Information Security/Assurance, Information Systems or Computer Science
  • Information Security experience (minimum 7 - 9 years full-time or 4 years full time with associate degree) will be considered as a substitute for degree
  • Must have 7-9 years of formal training or working experience in administration, management or infrastructure architecting in Server Administration (Unix/Linux)
  • Must have 2+ plus years of experience in Information Security, Incident Response, and or Vulnerability Management
  • Professional certification from a recognized security related entity such as CISSP or CISM.• Valid Class C Texas Driver’s License
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Package, including word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation software, electronic mail and scheduling
  • Must have favorable driving record
  • Very important to this position are: accuracy, critical thinking, reading comprehension, complex problem solving, active listening, speaking, judgment and decision making, writing, detail, monitoring, time management
  • Important to this position are: presentations, objectives, security
  • Serves as an internal information security consultant to the organization
  • Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of security related experience in areas such as intrusion detection, incident response/handling, firewall administration, etc
  • Experience with command line interface and some level of exposure to administering systems and services for various operating systems
  • Knowledge of security incident and event management, log analysis, network traffic analysis, malware investigation/remediation, SIEM correlation logic and alert generation
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze, triage and remediate security incidents
  • Knowledge of SIEM solution such as RSA Security Analytics, ArcSight, LogRhythm, QRadarr, Splunk or similar
  • Moderate knowledge of networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, Network Layers, etc)
  • Moderate knowledge of malware operation and indicators
  • Moderate knowledge of current threat landscape (threat actors, APT, cyber-crime, etc)
  • Moderate knowledge of security related technologies and their functions (IDS, IPS, EDR, IRP, FW, WAF, SIEM, etc)
  • Moderate protocol analysis experience (Wireshark, tcpdump, Netwitness, Snort, Bro, etc)
  • Basic knowledge of audit requirements (PCI, HIPPA, SOX, etc)
  • Basic programming skills in various disciplines including scripting languages

Duration: 5-months

Location: San Antonio, TX

Pay Rate: $31.23/HR