Senior Information Security Analyst – Cybersecurity

at RED SKY Consulting
Location Irvine, CA
Date Posted August 16, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Title:Senior Information Security Analyst 

Position Type: Direct Hire

Location: Irvine, CA

Bottom line – “In a nutshell”:

  • Has experience with SIEM and EDR tools (Endpoint detection and response)
  • Has experience with Windows & Cloud infrastructure
  • Has experience with Vulnerability management
  • Has experience with Incident response
  • Has experience with at least 2 years of experience 
  • They are not requiring 100% of skills. As long as the individual has the majority of these skills then they can provide training on the rest.

Role Summary:

Our Information Security team is looking for a Senior Information Security Analyst with a broad background, including Cloud Security, SIEM, Incident Management, Vulnerability Management and experience with Unix/Linux operating systems. Our security team is small but highly influential, and the candidate we hire will get involved in many different aspects of hands-on and hands-off information security. The goal is to support the needs of the customer, while ensuring the Industry best practices and operational standards are adhered to. 

What you will be doing: 

  • Identify, analyze, and develop mitigation or remediation actions for system and network vulnerabilities. 
  • Supports information security and compliance activities.
  • Consults with and provides informal training and guidance to network engineers, systems engineers, and other personnel on security practices and techniques. 
  • Responds to security alerts and incidents, including those generated from client’s SIEM and MSSP. 
  • Correlate and react to security events; perform first- and second-level triage. 
  • Monitors advancements in information security technologies, threats, and best practices.

 What we look for: 

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in progressively more advanced security problems and solutions
  • In-depth knowledge of security standards and experience in their implementation
  • Experience with business protection systems and technology associated with information security
  • Knowledge of information security best practices, standards, and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing