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Cyber Security Analyst
Ref No.: 17-00318
Location: Syracuse, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 05/16/2017

Tailwind Associates, an EOE, has an full time opportunity with our client in Syracuse, NY for a Cyber Security Analyst

Responsibilities:
  • Plan, implement and upgrade security solutions and controls
  • Establish protocols and solutions to protect systems against unauthorized access and/or destruction
  • Establish security requirement for networks and devices
  • Perform network vulnerability testing , risk analysis, and security assessments
  • Manage select security solutions including Intrusion Prevention, Penetration Testing, and other tools as necessary
  • Monitor network traffic for unusual activity
  • Analyze security events and breaches to determine root causes. Work with system administrators to eradicate such events. Work with outside vendors to identify and resolve security events.

Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and minimum of 2 years of experience in cyber security role or equivalent combination of education and experience required
  • Certified information System Security Professionals (CISSP) and/or experience with information security in healthcare setting preferred.
  • Experience with security hardware and software technologies such as IPS/IDS, network scanners, Firewalls, SSL, TCP/IP, DNS and web security architecture preferred


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, sex or age.