IT Security Engineer in Austin, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 1/5/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    1/5/2021
  • Job ID:
    261482
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

IT SecurityAnalyst

New Year!  New Job!

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a IT Security Analyst for our client located in Austin, TX.   If you are interested in developing network and system security solutions using current technologies to prevent and resolve network and computer system attacks, we want to hear from you! We know you have choices, however Volt has been named as Forbes Best Staffing Agency for 2020, so let us take care of you!  Apply today!

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Responsibilities

  • As a member of the Security Team, you will establish and implement policies and procedures vital to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect those systems from intentional or inadvertent access or damage.
  • You will contribute to the development of a security program with a focus on identifying vulnerabilities, evaluating risks, and implementing security solutions for our entire company.
  • You'll review and improve our vulnerability management systems to identify any hardware misconfigurations or software deficiencies, to reduce our overall risk profile.
  • You'll configure and maintain automated and interactive intrusion detection tools to alert and respond to potential system compromise, in order to maintain the security of our data systems.
  • As part of our incident prevention program, you'll ensure that users are trained on and adhere to necessary procedures and policies to maintain overall data security.
  • Along with our internal audit group, you will participate in security audits to meet government regulatory requirements and industry certifications (GDPR, ISO, etc.)
  • You'll have many opportunities to update your technical proficiency through training classes, development conferences, and participating in professional organizations.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • You will hold a Bachelor's degree in cybersecurity, computer engineering, or a related technical subject area and have demonstrated ability as a security analyst in a globally dispersed enterprise
  • You will make use of your knowledge of network protocols and common network services to identify system vulnerabilities.
  • You have hands-on experience with NIDS (Network IDS) and HIDS (Host based IDS)
  • You have experience with IT security domains including authentication, audit controls, risk analysis, compliance, forensics, and incident response
  • You have experience with common IT infrastructure such as workstations and servers, routers, switches, network firewalls, wireless networks, and remote access hardware

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience responding to and resolving situations caused by network and computer system attacks
  • Hold one or more of the following certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP); Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP); GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!  Sorry,W2 only; no third party or Corp to Corp will be considered.  Relocation is not provided; must be responsible to relocate at some time to Franklin, TN area.

If you do not meet all the qualifications for this position, be sure to visit http://jobs.volt.com to find other available positions that you may qualify for.  Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer