Information Security Analyst II

Cypress, CA 90630

Employment Type: Perm Job Category: Security Job Number: 24378

Job Description

Information Security Analyst
Salary Range: $115k to $130k 

Job Summary

The Information Security Analyst II will play a crucial role in safeguarding the company's assets and ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our information systems and data. The Information Security Analyst II will be responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and responding to security threats and vulnerabilities, while actively contributing to the enhancement of our cybersecurity posture.

In addition, the Information Security Analyst II will proactively monitor the ever-evolving threat landscape to ensure the company maintains relevant security controls to mitigate any potential risks.

Essential Functions

Security Governance - Establish and maintain self-audits, policies, and procedures to provide assurance that information security strategies are aligned with applicable laws and regulations through adherence to internal controls.
  • Understand the security landscape and contribute to the development and review of security policies and procedures to address new regulations, threats, or best practices.  
  • Stay abreast of Audit requirements and assist with the management of self-audits and Internal/External audits.
  • Contribute to the development of end user security training and awareness program.

Threat Management - Ability to understand security threats and their risk to the organization.
  • Assist with periodic security assessments, vulnerability, and pen tests.
  • Assist with the tracking of any remediation required due to security assessments / tests.
  • Review security tool logs to look for any potential security issues or breaches.

Security Roadmap – Ability to guide the organization in the development of the Security Program Roadmap.
  • Contribute to the development of the Security Program Roadmap.

Security Engineering - Architects and implements security technologies.
  • Assist with identifying potential security technologies and researching their capabilities.
  • Contribute to the design and implementation of security solutions.
Supplemental Duties and Responsibilities
  • Pursues training and development opportunities; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills
  • Assist personnel in other technology departments to resolve technical and/or application issues
  • Participate and assist in the coordination of both internal and external audits
  • Participate in On-Call rotation
  • Other duties as requested

Required & Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience in a related field required
  • 3+ years’ experience in an Information Security role to include experience in assessing and recommending internal application and infrastructure controls required
  • Professional security management certification, such as a CompTIA Security+ is highly desirable
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently, with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with a Security Incident and Event Monitoring (SIEM) tool, performing log analysis, correlation, and incident response, required.
  • Experience in the monitoring and the development of new rules to address detection gaps, required
  • Experience in utilizing vulnerability management tools to identify, assess, and collaborate with other teams to remediate security risks highly desired
  • Experience in utilizing, managing, and optimizing a centrally managed EDR/XDR solution, highly desired
  • Knowledge and experience with common information security management frameworks and best practices, specifically the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) frameworks and Center for Internet Security (CIS) Critical Security Controls desired
  • Knowledge and experience with security infrastructures and networking concepts (e.g. Basic routing, NT, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPN, Secure Email Gateways, Web Content Filters, Proxies, DLP) preferred.
  • General understanding of technical infrastructure (Virtualization, Active Directory, Applications, various Operating Systems, etc.)
  • Understanding of authentication concepts, SSO, encryption, ciphers, certificates, and various MFA technologies
  • Detail oriented with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Expected to partner, collaborate, and mentor effectively with other teams on an ongoing basis
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to present information in an easily consumable format
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in an enterprise business environment. 
  • Ability to manage and track completion of projects and remediation tasks
  • Proficient technical documentation skills
  • Strong written, verbal, and presentation communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels within an organization

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