Cyber Security Analyst I in San Antonio, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

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Job Description

Great Opportunity - Cyber Security Analyst

Local to San Antonio Only

Vaco is partnering with a top-notch company in the San Antonio area to hire a passionate, enthusiastic, and inspired individual for the role of Cyber Security Analyst who will play a key role for the organization. We are searching for an Analyst to safeguards information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems.


CSA Level I Job Responsibilities:

Cyber Security Qualifications / Skills:
  • Network security
  • Problem solving
  • Information security policies
  • Cyber Security Vulnerability analysis tools administration
  • Firewall administration
  • Network protocols
  • Penetration testing tools
  • End user communication skills
  • Process improvement

  • Cooperate with matrixed team members to meet goals or complete tasks.
  • Must be comfortable working in ambiguous and/or stressful situations.
  • Must be self-motivated and know when to seek guidance; detail-orientation is a must.
  • Flexibility, ability to change priorities quickly, and capacity to handle multiple tasks.
  • Effective collaborator with proven process improvement skills.
  • Exceptional organization and time management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to consistently learn new technologies and apply those concepts to customer's needs.
  • Ability to work as part of a geographically dispersed team.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Keep up to date on technology trends, developments & best practices.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to both technical & non-technical audiences.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or
  • equivalent education or work experience
  • Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and
  • protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth
  • and common security elements.
  • Hands-on experience analyzing high volumes of logs, network data (e.g.
  • Netflow, FPC), and other attack artifacts in support of incident
  • investigations
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning solutions
  • Proficiency with any of the following: Anti-Virus, HIPS, ID/PS, Full Packet
  • Capture, Host-Based Forensics, Network Forensics, and RSA Security
  • In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least
  • one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security
  • Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk, etc)
  • Experience developing and deploying signatures (e.g. YARA, Snort,
  • Suricata, HIPS)
  • Understanding of mobile technology and OS (i.e. Android, iOS, Windows),
  • VMware technology, and Unix and basic Unix commands
  • Experience with Office 365 and Azure with a heavy focus in securitybased
  • functions and best practices.