Information Security Analyst in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/9/2021

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Job Description

The Sr. Information Security Analyst is responsible for assessing information risk and facilitates remediation of identified vulnerabilities for IT security and IT risk across the enterprise. Candidate must live in the Indianapolis area and this is NOT a 100% remote position. Do not apply if you are not in the Central Indiana area.

Assesses information risk and facilitates remediation of identified vulnerabilities within the enterprise network, systems and applications. Reports on findings and recommendations for corrective action.

Performs vulnerability assessments as assigned utilizing IT security tools and methodologies. Performs assessments of the IT security/risk posture within the IT network, systems and software applications, in addition to assessments within the Vendor Management Program. Identifies opportunities to reduce risk and documents remediation options regarding acceptance or mitigation of risk scenarios. Facilitates and monitors performance of risk remediation tasks, changes related to risk mitigation & reports on findings. Maintains oversight of IT and vendors regarding the security maintenance of their systems and applications. Provides weekly project status reports, including outstanding issues. The IT Security/Risk Analyst assists in all IT audits, IT risk assessments and regulatory compliance.

Key responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Management of IT security and IT risk (e.g., data systems, network and/or web) across the enterprise.
  • Address questions from internal and external audits and examinations.
  • Develop policies, procedures and standards that meet existing and newly developed policy and regulatory requirements including SOX, COSO, PCI, GDPR and/or other relevant guidance.
  • Facilitate IT security/risk training curriculum.
  • Serve as project manager/lead within IT security projects.
  • Promote awareness of applicable regulatory standards, upstream risks and industry best practices across the organization.


  • Bachelor's Degree, Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Security or related field required.
  • 7-10 years IT security or information security experience with a proven ability to engage with Senior Management and customers.
  • 4+ years experience conducting IT compliance assessments (Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI, etc.)
  • 4+ years experience in administering IT security controls in an organization.
  • Knowledge of technical infrastructure, networks, databases and systems in relation to IT Security and IT Risk.
  • Experience with IPS/IDS and SIEM technologies.
  • Familiarity with NIST/CSF Framework preferred.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP),or related certification.
  • Project management skills preferred.
  • Windows workstation and server administration experience preferred.
  • Prior experience performing security reviews and risk assessments preferred.