Information Security Analyst

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Information Security Analyst Job Description

 

Job Title: Information Security Analyst

 

Job Overview:

 

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Information Security Analyst to ensure the security of our organization's information systems and data. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing security measures to protect computer networks and sensitive information from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, modification, and destruction. You will collaborate with IT staff and other departments to identify and mitigate security risks, conduct vulnerability assessments, and respond to security incidents.

 

Responsibilities:

 

• Develop and maintain an organization-wide information security program

• Conduct security assessments to identify and evaluate potential risks and vulnerabilities

• Recommend and implement security measures to protect against unauthorized access, data breaches, and cyber-attacks

• Develop and enforce security policies and procedures

• Monitor network activity and investigate security breaches and incidents

• Install, configure, and maintain security software, including firewalls, antivirus, and intrusion detection systems

• Work with IT staff to implement security updates and patches

• Provide security awareness training to employees

• Maintain knowledge of industry trends, emerging threats, and security technologies

• Conduct regular security audits and assessments

 

Requirements:

 

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field

• At least 3-5 years of experience in information security analysis or related field

• Knowledge of security standards and frameworks, such as NIST, ISO, and CIS

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to work collaboratively with IT staff and other departments

• CISSP, CISM, or other relevant certifications are preferred

 

If you are an experienced and knowledgeable Information Security Analyst looking for a challenging and rewarding role, we encourage you to apply.