Sr. Cyber Security Analyst

at CGT Staffing
Published September 17, 2022
Location Atlanta, GA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description

As the Cyber Security Sr. Analyst-SecOps, you’ll be responsible for developing and maintaining the technical IT cyber security capabilities necessary for safeguarding the firm's critical information systems and business applications. Full Time – Direct Hire

How You’ll Contribute:

  • Develop and manage security operations and data security, based on NIST Cyber Security Framework, NIST 800-53, and CIS controls.
  • Work closely with the IT infrastructure and compliance team to ensure key cybersecurity risks and issues are identified, addressed, and resolved in a timely manner.
  • Participate in application security, vulnerability management, system administration, configuration, monitoring, detection, and patch management activities.
  • Provide technical support and administration network and cloud-based security tools
  • Lead the administration, detection, monitoring, and reporting function within Cyber Security Operations
  • Lead incident response activities, change management, operations support, metrics, and reporting.
  • Lead response activities by executing response plans and coordinating activity as needed
  • Develop, implement, and administrate Privileged Access Management (PAM) strategies and technologies for exerting control over the elevated (“privileged”) access and permissions for users, accounts, processes, and systems across an IT environment.
  • Develop, integrate, improve cyber security incident response “playbooks” and documentation for the team

Who You Are:

  • 2-5 years of Cybersecurity experience
  • Experience in networking and network security
  • Experience working within a structured security framework, such as NIST CSF, NIST 800-53, CIS, or ISO 27001
  • Knowledge of network security, conducting vulnerability assessments, and implementation including testing security controls
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, comfortable working at all levels within an organization and in a wide variety of situations
  • An ability to translate security requirements and standards into easily understood business concepts and vice versa
  • Relevant experience in incident response, detection, containment, and monitoring
  • Relevant industry certification (e.g., CISSP, Security+)
  • Work independently and have excellent communication skills
  • Ability to design & implement security and data protection best practices
  • Proficient in network security, threat intelligence, and network security controls

Bonus Points!

  • Recent experience of working in a similar capacity, preferably in a financial services organization
  • Cyber security leadership
  • Experience with ServiceNow ticketing system
  • Experience with SIEM, EDR/XDR/MDR platforms