Information Security Analyst III in Cypress, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

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Information Security Analyst II & III

Cypress, CA


The Information Security Analyst III leverages experience in information systems and security to assist with the development of policies and governance that adapt to changing threats over the long term. The Information Security Analyst III assists with Information Security Engineering in the development of architectures, solutions and standards. In addition, the Information Security Analyst III works with other RTS teams to promote secure designs and practices across the company that mitigate risks and meet business objectives and regulatory requirements.

Essential Functions:

  • 5+ years' experience in an Information Security role to include experience in assessing and recommending internal application and infrastructure controls required
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently, with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Professional security management certification, such as a ISC(2) Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), SANS GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP), GIAC-Security Expert (GSE), or GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender ( GCED ) highly desirable
  • 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 required
  • Knowledge and experience with security infrastructures (e.g. Firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPN, Web Content Filters, Proxies, DLP, SIEM, Log aggregation correlation technologies) required.
  • General understanding to technical infrastructure (Active Directory, Applications, various Operating Systems, etc)
  • Detail oriented with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Expected to partner, collaborate, and mentor effectively with other teams on an ongoing basis
  • Strong conceptual thinking and communication skills - the ability to translate complex business and technical requirements into effective solutions
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in an enterprise business environment. Ability to manage/track completion of projects and remediation tasks.
  • Outstanding technical documentation skills
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels within an organization