Senior Information Security Analyst
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Senior Information Security Analyst
Ref No.: 17-06095
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 06/06/2017

Position: Senior Information Security Analyst
Location: Reston, VA (on site)
Type: Direct Hire, Permanent
Start: ASAP
Salary: DOE

Primary Responsibilities
  • Operational Security Tasks
    • Assisting with the oversight of our Security Operations Center and related log collection and analysis tools.
    • Supporting the creation, documentation, and implementation of security policies, procedures and practices.
  • Project-related Security Tasks
    • Assisting project teams with performing risk and vulnerability assessments on business processes and infrastructure systems. Working with appropriate parties to develop appropriate resolution and/or mitigation plans.
  • Incident Response
    • Coordinating detection, analysis and remediation activities on attacks that impact information assets.
    • Accurately and timely performing electronic discovery activities including data identification, collection, preservation and processing.
  • Audit and Compliance
    • Planning and performing security assessments on designated technologies and systems by using tools and other methods including interviews.
    • Performing designated verifications, assessments and controls as required by Audit and the Internal Compliance Process.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in computer science or equivalent discipline.
  • Minimum 4-5 years' experience in an information security role.
  • Security-related industry certifications are preferred (e.g., CISA, CISSP, GSEC, Security+).
  • Knowledge of security industry practices and standards including SANS Top 20 Controls, and NIST.
  • Experience with security assessments, incident response activities and working in environments subject to regulations (e.g., SOX, Data Privacy) and audit oversight.