• Location: USA, Florida, Tampa
  • Salary: US$95000 - US$96000 per annum + Benifits
  • Technology: Java Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 5th Feb, 2019
  • Reference: 0252019AC




Information Security Analyst / Tampa, FL / $95000++

Are you serious about advancing your career, stuck in a dead end job, current project stalling, contract up, or simply just in need of change? If this sounds like you, we need to speak. We're currently looking to fill multiple IT positions in your market right now.

Job Description:

The Information Security Analyst will serve as a dependable resource for a variety of security monitoring and control systems. This position will support daily operational security activities, and will assist in the implementation of new security controls as well as improve existing security controls. In this position, the Information Security Analyst will consult with individuals throughout the organization on strategies to improve security controls and will assist with key security compliance initiatives.

The Information Security Analyst will participate in developing, coordinating, implementing, and maintaining standards and procedures to protect the security and integrity of information systems and data. This position will collaborate with other Security Analysts and the Information Security and Technical Services Manager to conquer information security challenges that improve AF's operational security.

Specific duties:
  • Conduct, support, and report on risks associated with AF's information systems through careful analysis and systems review
  • Monitor events and alerts generated by information security controls and monitoring systems, access and privileges management, and asset management tools to recommend changes to meet industry and company best practices and standards
  • Coordinate and/or perform vulnerability scans on internal and external information systems and share results with operations and compliance teams
  • Identify, monitor and report on the progress of the deployment of patches
  • Support the different operation teams in selection of information security controls and assist with information system controls assessment process prior to release into production
  • Generate and prepare reports associated with the performance of information security controls
  • Maintain accurate inventory of assets and ensure documentation of assets destruction
  • Participate in the investigation and documentation of security-related events
  • Foster a culture of compliance by assisting in security awareness trainings
  • Handle customers security related requests
  • Maintain knowledge of security best practices


Experience Necessary:
  • 4+ years of progressive experience in information security
  • Bachelor degree in information security or related field
  • Certifications- One or more of the following:
  • Security +, SSCP, CISSP, CISA


Skills:
  • Experience with access and identity management systems - AD, Tacacs, Radius
  • Experience with patch management systems - WSUS, Spacewalk, Kaspersky
  • Experience with Linux and Windows OS administration
  • Experience with management of network devices - routers, switches and firewalls
  • Knowledge of secure coding techniques, integration of security into SDLC, logical access controls, various operating systems and applications, principles of IT security, virus/malware protection techniques and IT security technologies
  • Experience with virtualization and virtualized environments is strongly desired
  • Demonstrate experience identifying potential security risks, and must be able to develop action plans and carry them out quickly and effectively
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrate experience in responding to security incidents and executing methodologies to counteract exploits that are attempted against IT assets


If interested, please send your resume to Austin Curtis at a.curtis@frgconsulting.com, or contact me by phone at

(813)-437-6908

FRG Consulting is the global leader for niche IT recruitment, advertising more Technology jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing niche IT candidates in the market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and jobs are.

I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any IT candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed.

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