Security Analyst in Redwood City, CA at Engage Partners, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/2/2020

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Job Description

We are looking for a fulltime Secuirty Analyst to join our team in Redwood City, CA

The position is responsible for facilitating research, planning and completion of tasks with stakeholders to ensure the integrity and security of the credit union’s systems and information assets. The position must document, improve, maintain and support the credit union’s cyber security strategy. The position will work with end users to determine the security needs of all departments, and will implement policies and procedures that result in full IT security compliance throughout the organization. The position is also responsible for auditing our security vendors, and ensuring we have capable and available resources to respond to situations that require heightened security services.

• Works with Credit Union Staff to recognize and mitigate potential, successful and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises through reviews and analysis of relevant detail and summary information.
• Plan, scope and drive security projects including but not limited to virus prevention and remediation; intrusion detection prevention and remediation; log analysis, network security improvements; security scans, audits and relevant remediation.
• Responsible for maintaining the Credit Union’s FFIEC CAT (Cyber Security Assessment Tool)
• Responsible for auditing and updating the annual IT risk assessments
• Responsible for documenting and updating management responses to third party security audits and assessments.
• Responsible for completing security review requests within published timeframes
• Responsible for researching and recommending  security solutions
• Responsible for staying abreast of compliance, regulatory and security practices, issues and technologies
• Responsible for monthly audit of hardware, software and network connectivity inventory, access management and   hardening of systems, network devices and connectivity 
• Responsible for validating security patches have been implemented in a timely and effective manner
• Responsible for adhering to change management policy and procedures for security changes
• Responsible for collaboration with the Training Department to ensure the Credit Union’s Security Awareness Program is comprehensive and relevant
• Provides input to technology and security policies, procedures and budget
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Job Requirements

• Degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering strongly preferred. Windows Certification or minimum 4 years of experience maintaining and supporting networks, servers, desktop applications, equipment, connections and Intranet/Internet Co-manage, and monitor security solutions including but not limited to SIEM, Privileged Account Administration, IPS and Firewalls.
• Have or are working towards Security Certifications specific to areas of responsibilities (CISSP, CISA, , CEH, GSEC, GCIH, GPYC)
• Possess a high familiarity with computers, including experience using basic Internet applications, troubleshooting network connectivity problems, and installing network and printing hardware on Mac OS and Windows
• Works under general supervision with a certain degree of creativity and latitude
• Able to take initiative in providing guidance and assistance to other staff
• Able to complete tasks with attention to detail
• Able to work long hours as needed to support the organization
• Familiar with cybersecurity framework, security standards, practices, and procedures
• Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
• Familiar with PowerShell, Python and JavaScript.  Abilities to automate scripts to test/audit system vulnerabilities or security control solutions
• Proficient in Linux, Mac, Windows and virtual environment, able to perform risk assessment for different types of operating systems and appliances
• Familiar with CIS, Critical Security Controls
• CISSP, CISA, , CEH, GSEC, GCIH, GPYC or equivalent experience