Cybersecurity Analyst

at Experis
Location Little Canada, MN
Date Posted July 11, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


The Cybersecurity Sr. Analyst contributes to the support of cybersecurity operations by designing, developing or recommending secure technical solutions, including policy, standards, applications, systems, architectures, and infrastructure that are operationally viable and efficient. Perform responsibilities to ensure that the appropriate application of security products and technologies are in place to protect the organizations systems and information and enable achievement of the organizations objectives. Contribute to the design of cybersecurity toolsets to enable more automated discovery, remediation, and alerting of network and device vulnerabilities, as a means of improving the security posture. Perform analysis of emerging technologies and design and build architectures and solutions to enable secure implementation of new technologies. Duties:Contribute to the development of a risk-based cyber security program which meets regulatory requirements and aligns with industry leading information security practices. Perform threat identification and mitigation activities using industry leading security controls and tools sets. Support the advancement of the Companys cyber threat and vulnerability management program to ensure consistent identification, analysis, response, and monitoring of cyber security threats, events, and vulnerabilities. Assess threats to the business and deploy countermeasures for those threats. Guide business units, application development teams, and third-party vendors to achieve program requirements while enabling the business. Apply technical knowledge to protect the Company against cyber threats (e.g., knowledge of firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, data loss prevention solutions, endpoint protections, log aggregation technology and other leading-edge security technologies). Participate in cross-team coordination to achieve defined security goals as well as meet technical requirements in support of detailed implementation plans for security projects. Contribute subject matter expertise on security projects to ensure the timely, on budget, and effective implementation of cyber security improvements that are operationally supported with validation methods in place to measure effectiveness. Perform assessment of cyber security incidents to identify the root cause, respond, and recover the environment. Support management in the development of strategies, policy and standards to protect company information and technology assets.

General Qualifications
Experience in supporting cyber-security incident response, threat hunting, cyber threat intelligence and content development/tuning.
GIAC (GCIH, GSEC, GCFA, GREM), OSCP or similar certification preferred.
Experience with programming and scripting languages, like Python or PowerShell.
Strong written and verbal communication skills; must be able to effectively communicate to all levels of staff up to executive-level management, customers (internal and external), and vendors.
Must have good time management skills and an ability to thrive in a high cadence operation.
Bachelor's degree preferred but will consider applicable work experience as it translates to an equivalent degree.

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)