Information Security Specialist in Rancho Cordova, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $60.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt has an opening for an Information Security Specialist for a client in Rancho Cordova, CA. We are looking for someone with experience in Information Security and Risk Management. Volt's Client is the leading provider of vision care and coverage and they are committed to providing superior eye care and services that create members for life.

Focus is on Risk Management. Desired qualifications: - Fundamental understanding of information technology and information security concepts ( NIST, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, Security+, A+, GISF, CAP; etc.). - Must be able to write well with a focus on grammar, punctuation, spelling, clarity, formatting, and language. - Customer-service oriented communication skills for speaking directly to clients on the phone, over email and in person. - Attention to detail, organization, and cooperation skills. Role currently temporary only - conversion could be possible, no guarantees.

General Summary:

With minimal supervision, maintain security of networks and systems through different technology measures.

Engage in current and future security planning and efforts.

Essential Functions

Mitigate security issues/risks related to the security of the network and systems

Develop processes and procedures for implementation throughout the organization to create the most technologically secure environment and minimize occurrence of security risks

Create definitions surrounding security at client, including but not limited to access privileges

Contribute to information security design and planning, accounting for current and proposed legislation, industry standards, and other foreseeable factors

Install, design, and implement technology for security preservation

Monitor, analyze/evaluate security and provide recommendations/solutions as applicable

Recognize issues for network or systems to ultimately facilitate quickest, most efficient resolution and generate incidence report(s)Install, implement and possibly create technology for security of systems, networks, and/or data

Determine weaknesses within the security of the organization to thwart any security breaches through the use of different techniques including but not limited to: audits, hacking, trend evaluation, and other knowledge

Coordinate and respond to client security audit requests and validate the organization s compliance to client requirements

Coordinate activities and respond to internal and external audit requests

Be technical security leader, and provide guidance for security preservation for technology projects or solutions throughout GTS

Remain current on new technologies, specifically seek out security technologies; introduce applicable technology in alignment with Client goals and for creative solutions and to increase security effectiveness and/or mitigate risk

Guide change with a focus on optimal outcomes

Job Specifications

  • Typically has the following skills or abilities:
  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Business or equivalent related field, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of five years of information security experience, prefer experience in applications and infrastructure security
  • Prefer CISSP, CISM or equivalent SANS GIAC certifications
  • Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of infrastructure, and application security, including conceptual and working knowledge
  • Current knowledge of regulatory and statutory compliance requirements as applicable
  • Experience or ability to maintain documentation (possibly including one or more of the following: processes, diagrams, standards, and/or manuals for use throughout organization). Demonstrated ability to master the concepts and skills needed
  • Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for moderate problems
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Meet/exceed organizations best practices, expectations, and standards
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and mitigate risk(s)Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to guide others in regard to team self-management

Ability to regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties.

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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