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Info Sec Analyst - PHX, AZ.
Ref No.: 17-00111
Location: PHX, Arizona
Job Title : Info Sec Analyst
Location : PHX, AZ.
Salary : DOE (W-2/1099/C2C)
Num of positions – 3

US Citizen, Green Card and GC EAD preferred.

Job Description

1. Reviews, validates, classifies, and responds to security events.
2. Analyzes a variety of network and host-based security logs (Firewalls, NIDS, HIDS, Syslog, etc.)
3. Monitors and analyzes network traffic and IDS/IPS alerts, investigating intrusion attempts and performing in-depth analysis of exploits and attacks.
4. Conducts proactive threat and vulnerability research.
5. Participates in incident reporting for high priority events, from initial response to triage, to determining remediation actions and escalation paths.
6. Security Incident Event Management (SIEM) console monitoring and correlation
7. Evaluates new security technology for the organization through quantitative and qualitative measures.
8. Provides skilled technical assistance in Information Security strategy and planning
9. Performs firewall rule changes based on submitted requests
10. Presents security research analysis and recommendations to the Information Security management team
11. Resolves Hotline issues (issue resolution, security incident reporting) and Abuse issues (email, phishing attacks, social engineering calls).
12. Continuously monitors regulatory compliance through implemented Information Security technologies.
13. Administers, monitors and troubleshoots antivirus activities, and email gateway issues. Configures and tests new IDS/IPS rules based on in-depth security analysis
14. Network and host DLP monitoring and logging
15. Application whitelisting and file integrity monitoring
16. Conducts threat and vulnerability research, intelligence and monitoring
17. Maintains and increases professional and technical knowledge by attending workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies.
18. May provide direction and support to less experienced security engineering staff to orient them and increase their understanding of more complex security analysis and design.
19. May lead moderately complex security projects as assigned.
20. Performs other duties as assigned or apparent