Security Analyst in Lenexa, KS at GDH

Date Posted: 11/2/2019

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Job Description

.bd_title { font-weight: bold; } Responsibilities:

•Monitor computer networks for security issues
•Utilize log management and auditing tools to identify potential risks
•Complete qualitative and quantitative risk assessments and provide mitigation strategies for identified risks based on impacts
•Manage and monitor physical security measures including security cameras and badge systems
•Operate as a project resource or lead for IT and security projects as necessary
•Operate as a member of the incident response team when necessary
•Investigate security breaches and other cybersecurity incidents
•Design, deploy and manage security measures and operate software to protect systems and information infrastructure, including firewalls and data encryption programs
•Document security breaches and assess the damage they cause
•Work with security team to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities
•Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard
•Develop and implement company-wide best practices for IT security
•Perform penetration testing when applicable and required
•Assist colleagues with implementation of security software and understanding information security management
•Research security enhancements and make recommendations to leadership
•Stay up to date on information technology and security trends, news, and standards 
Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree in computer science, cybersecurity, or related field – or equivalent work experience
•Strong communication skills
•Strong organizational skills
•Experience with vendor management and relationships
•Good understanding and experience with cybersecurity concepts
•Ability to communicate complex issues in an understandable manner
•Understanding of security tools such as SIEM, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, etc.
•Strong understanding of how security is applied and impacts technologies and operations
•Experience with productivity tools such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, etc.
•Ability to analyze and problem solve complex issues