IT Security Analyst - CISSP Preferred - Full Time Only (Remote)

  • 6 Jun 2024 10:27 AM
    Message # 13366781
    ISC2 Admin (Administrator)
    IT Security Analyst - CISSP Preferred - Full Time Only (Remote)

    Location: New York, NY (Remote| Hybrid Work)

    $180,000 - $200,000 ( Must have Bachelor's Degree and CISSP)

    The IT Security Analyst is responsible for supporting and contributing to the ongoing maintenance and development of an international law firms Global Information Security. In addition, the Information Security Analyst will participate in the implementation and management of security tools, processes, and other security initiatives.

    • Assists with investigations of security events to determine malfunctions, breaches, and remediation steps.
    • Monitor systems to identify and respond to anomalous activity such as worms, Trojans, viruses, and malware.
    • Responsible for operation of vulnerability assessment tools, scanning, researching and analyzing vulnerabilities.
    • 2-5 years of experience in Information Security with experience in large scale vulnerability and threat management program
    • Hands-on experience in designing and implementing technical solutions of IT Security tools at the enterprise level - e.g. AV, FW, SIEM, IDS/IPS, web and email content filtering, Vulnerability Management Tools, etc.
    • Demonstrated experience in vulnerability management, including working with vulnerability management tools such as Qualys, Tenable, Rapid7 etc.
    • Experience with SIEM technologies, including administration and analyst operation of SIEM within SOC functionality identifying relevant threats, recommend corrective actions, summarizing and reporting results.
    • Research the latest IT security trends, attack vectors, and methodologies; understand the countermeasures in the industry and engage with stakeholders to resolve identified vulnerabilities within SLAs.
    • Knowledge of networking components and various operating systems and cloud environments and understanding their security principles and technologies.


    • Understanding of common security device functions, such as IDS/IPS, Network and Host-based firewalls, DLP (Data Leakage Protection), encryption, endpoint security.
    • Understanding of malware, emerging threats, attacks, and vulnerability management.
    • Excellent communication skills, troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills, self-driven, multi-tasking, work collaboratively in a team environment, and willingness to adapt to change in dynamic, global environment are critical.
    • Participate in a 24x7 Incident Response Team and available to work evenings and weekends as needed.
    • Scripting experience with Python, Powershell etc. a plus
    • Bachelor’s Degree and current industry Certifications (must be current):
    • Must be fully vaccinated


    • Certified Information System Security Professional - CISSP

     Nice to have:

    • SANs GIAC
    • Certified Ethical Hacker – CEH
    • Cisco certified Network Associate - CCNA
    • Cisco Information Security Specialist (CQS)
    • Cisco Certified Firewall Specialist – CQS
    • Cisco IPS Specialist (CQS)



    Last modified: 6 Jun 2024 10:28 AM | ISC2 Admin (Administrator)

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