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Junior IT Security Analyst in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

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Job Description

At Vaco, we provide you an advantage over your competition through relationships with human resources managers and hiring managers directly. We are seeking a Junior Security Analyst and we want to hear from you! This is a great opportunity if you are looking to pursue a career in IT Security!!

You will be joining a growing Information Technology department for one of our clients and will be vital in building out their IT Security team.

Think of us as an advocate who will promote your strengths and prepare you for your interviews supplying you with key info on our client. Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities.

***NO THIRD PARTIES - U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time***

The Associate Analyst role will support the IT security, data privacy, and compliance team. Responsible for the daily operations of a user provisioning system. Ability to analyze, prioritize, and manage provisioning issues, while proactively facilitating a solution. Requires documentation creation, developing requirements, and coordinating meetings. Competence to provide technical assistance to IT security-related challenges that align audits and controls.


  • Reports to IT security Officer
  • Support operational components of user provisioning process
  • Develop, analyze, and document requirements
  • Communicate with stakeholders
  • Gather audit evidence and documentation
  • Support continuous improvement of workflows, policies, procedures and technology related to access management/user provisioning to enable risk reduction
  • Works with internal/external teams to define user roles; provisioning and de-provisioning user changes
  • Generate technical support documentation, contributing to both, the tech and user knowledge bases
  • Issue Management: analyze and troubleshoot issue, conduct meetings/discussion on issues that may require a formal approach to root cause analysis
  • Aptitude to stay current with security technologies, trends, and developments


  • Problem-solving/Troubleshooting Aptitude
  • Ability to Work Independently or with a Team
  • Capable of Meeting Deadlines
  • Working Knowledge of Databases, and System Security


  • BS/BA in Information Systems, Business Administration or Related Degree
  • Analytical Mindset
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills