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Senior Information Security Analyst
Responsible for protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording or destruction.
Identifies work flow and business process requirements and related solutions over a complete business process including obtaining approvals, documentation, testing and training.
Conducts risk assessments, interviewing internal and external customers, to gain technical knowledge of security/compliance requirements.
Considers the business implications of work flow and processes to the current business environment.
Identifies problems, researches alternatives, prepares presentations, drives solutions, tests to confirm, gains consensus, and implements solutions for multiple processes within multiple functions.
Creates reports; researches and analyzes data, report trends and vital information to management/business partner.
Provides direct support to information systems development and business community regarding risks associated with new or changing technologies.
Keeps abreast of industry advancements and incorporates that knowledge into daily work activities.
Participates in evaluation and selection of new technology.
Resolves security problems to obtain operations across all platforms including email, files transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing, etc.
Monitors and reports to management on the status of project efforts, anticipating and identifying complex issues that inhibit the attainment of project goals and implementing corrective actions.
Uses skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and established policies and procedures.
Troubleshoots and guides others on a wide variety of complex problems and identifies solutions within broad application and functional expertise.
Errors may cause system/application outages that affect a large number of users or possibly multiple applications.
Supervision Received or Extended
Sets objectives for project goals and other team members and monitors progress to achieve goals.
Devises or modifies department processes and procedures.
Negotiates, persuades and gains consensus from cross functional team(s)
May instruct, direct, and assign work to other team members, monitoring project status.
May act as a team leader for projects with moderate budgets or of a short to intermediate duration.
Knowledge and Skills/Technology Used
Must have hands on working knowledge of UNIX/AIX, Microsoft NT/2000, firewall multi-layer design and implementation, router access list/packet filtering (CISCO), WANs, LANs, the Internet, Intranets, network protocols and network services (i.e., telnet, ftp, etc.), Intrusion detection systems, Virtual Private Network (VPN), two factor authentication.
Generally requires a BS Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Telecommunications, or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent work experience.
Typical Range of Experience
Must have minimum 5 years information security experience.
Must have 3+ years of experience with networking, intrusion detection, VPN, PKI, Checkpoint and PIX firewalls, CISCO; NAC; Identity management and encryption technologies.
Experience in implementing Information Security technologies and/or processes required.
Experience in product evaluation and managing vendor relationships required.
Experience in defining Information Security strategy and integrating security technologies into corporate frameworks.
License or Certification
CISSP, GIAC, CCNA, CCNP preferred
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