Randstad IT Security Analyst in Richmond, Virginia

IT Security Analyst

job details:

  • location:Richmond, VA

  • salary:$35 - $40 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, March 7, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:530220

job description

IT Security Analyst

job summary:

Randstad Technologies is actively seeking an IT Security Analyst for our client in Richmond, VA.

Security Analyst

Location Richmond, VA

Duration : 1 year + contract

Must be legally authorized to work in the US without additional sponsorship

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

Analyze the results of various security scans, process appraisals and other improvement efforts

To create actionable reports, document and track action plans in support of security improvement efforts

Receive and incorporate commitments from asset owners and responsible parties

Collect, compile and analyze asset information from multiple systems

Identify and assess new assets or changes to assets based on established change criteria and ensure asset profile information is up-to-date

Direct the development and/or maintenance of asset baselines and dependencies

Generate reports for quarterly SOX audits

Maintain NTFS permissions on Windows file servers

Obtain approval for security changes in the Unix environment

Create, administer and maintain Windows Active Directory, Vintela and Unix enabled AD users & groups

*Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Education and/or Experience :

Minimum 2 - 4 years experience in security administration required

Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in IT required

High School Education - minimum, college preferred

CISSP core body of knowledge desirable

CSSP or SANS Security Essentials Certification a plus

Computer Knowledge and Skills :

Good communication skills, both verbal and written

Excellent Microsoft Office skills

Windows, Linux and other operating systems

Active Directory structure, account management and group policy

Microsoft Powershell

Database technologies and query language

Various access controls such as NTFS and group membership

Use of APIs for systems administration

Intrusion detection systems and principles

Privileged access management principles

Identity and entitlement management principles

Ticketing systems such as ServiceNow

Security standards such as ISO/IEC 27002 and NIST 800-53A

Vintela Authentication Services

Linux sudo functionality

Extremely Useful: Experience with any of the following:

Nexpose Rapid7 Vulnerability Scanner

Palo Alto or Cisco Firewalls

Active Directory and Group Policy

Python

Regular Expressions


location: Richmond, Virginia

job type: Contract

salary: $35 - 40 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: No Degree Required

responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

Analyze the results of various security scans, process appraisals and other improvement efforts

To create actionable reports, document and track action plans in support of security improvement efforts

Receive and incorporate commitments from asset owners and responsible parties

Collect, compile and analyze asset information from multiple systems

Identify and assess new assets or changes to assets based on established change criteria and ensure asset profile information is up-to-date

Direct the development and/or maintenance of asset baselines and dependencies

Generate reports for quarterly SOX audits

Maintain NTFS permissions on Windows file servers

Obtain approval for security changes in the Unix environment

Create, administer and maintain Windows Active Directory, Vintela and Unix enabled AD users & groups

*Other duties may be assigned as needed.

qualifications:

Education and/or Experience :

Minimum 2 - 4 years experience in security administration required

Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in IT required

High School Education - minimum, college preferred

CISSP core body of knowledge desirable

CSSP or SANS Security Essentials Certification a plus

skills:

Computer Knowledge and Skills :

Good communication skills, both verbal and written

Excellent Microsoft Office skills

Windows, Linux and other operating systems

Active Directory structure, account management and group policy

Microsoft Powershell

Database technologies and query language

Various access controls such as NTFS and group membership

Use of APIs for systems administration

Intrusion detection systems and principles

Privileged access management principles

Identity and entitlement management principles

Ticketing systems such as ServiceNow

Security standards such as ISO/IEC 27002 and NIST 800-53A

Vintela Authentication Services

Linux sudo functionality

Extremely Useful: Experience with any of the following:

Nexpose Rapid7 Vulnerability Scanner

Palo Alto or Cisco Firewalls

Active Directory and Group Policy

Python

Regular Expressions

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