Cyber Security Analyst in Tigard, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 9/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Tigard, OR
  • Duration:
    0 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $80000.0 - $110000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (253) 733-3087

Job Description

Cyber Security Analyst

This company located in Portland, Oregon which is a leading supplier of small, rugged, and modular networking solutions primarily to the DoD is seeking a Cyber Security Analyst for a full-time, direct opportunity. The company’s 400 series product line has become a ‘de-facto’ standard for deployed IP communications in the US Army and USMC.  A series of wins over the last 3 years has resulted in significant growth in this business.

The selected candidate will be responsible for IT-related cybersecurity documentation including procedures, policies investigations and auditing. Responsible for NIST-800-171 documentation, policies, procedures, auditing and related Cybersecurity documentation. Implement methods (tools and procedures) for gathering and reporting data from various technical controls, e.g. inventory scanners, patching systems, anti-virus, email gateways, system logs, and others, for compliance. Review security events (for malicious or prohibited behaviors, or system faults) using approved tactics, techniques, tools and procedures and escalate events (as needed) for further investigation. Partner with other support organizations and team members as required to address findings. Perform basic level risk and vulnerability analysis/assessment on select products, including but not limited to: Windows Active Directory, VPN, anti-virus, patches, DLP products, Privileged User Monitoring and log monitoring.

Collaboratively define and implement security hardening configurations, procedures and standards for network equipment, server and end user device operating systems following industry and DoD contractor best practices. Ongoing enhancements to the security of existing technologies including network, anti-malware, firewall, IDS/IPS, PKI, etc. Conduct internal audits to confirm configuration and procedure compliance. Drive creation and implementation of custom alerting rules, searches, and dashboards for review and investigations. Providing ongoing gap analysis of current controls, policies, practices, and procedures as they relate to relevant guidelines outlined by DFARS, NIST 800-171, OMB, FISMA, etc. Performance requires physical attendance. Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate must  have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an Information Technology Security role required. Minimum 1-year experience implementing and documenting security controls, policies and procedures in a cybersecurity IT framework such as; NIST-800-171/800-53, HIPAA/HITECH, PCI-DSS or NERC-CIP. BS/BA Computer Science, IT or Security certifications, including, ISA, GCIA, GCIH, GREM, CEH, etc. is highly desired. Knowledge of deploying or supporting enterprise SIEM/logging infrastructure such as syslogs, AlienVault, Splunk a plus. Knowledge of auditing and remediating Cybersecurity systems.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Advanced problem-solving and analytical skills. Accuracy and attention to detail and quality orientation is a must. Must be able to self-organize workloads and manage all deadlines

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer