Data Security Analyst

Category : Information Technology
Location/City : GA - Atlanta
Id : 37360


We're seeking a Data Security Analyst – someone whose role it will be to resolve moderately complex issues regarding information systems security, including access control administration and violation analysis.
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Five Things You Can't Google About This Role

The buck stops with you: Securing data and information systems from vulnerabilities, losses or attacks.
Skills to show off in the interview: Real life examples of problems you have solved involving data security.
Build your street cred by: Getting your certification portfolio together.
How to get voted off the island: You've got the hard, technical skills but not the soft, interpersonal skills. We need someone who can provide service with a smile.
Quote to live by: "Keep it secret; keep it safe." - Gandalf

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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Collects and compiles historical data on system access and generates reports and analyses
  • Performs all procedures asked to ensure the safety of Information Security Assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction
  • Takes preventative measures to proactively identify and prevent potential problems
  • Performs problem determination and resolution
  • Monitors, reviews and responds to content filtering alerts and logs
  • Monitors and responds to Data loss Prevention events and escalates where necessary
  • Assists with vulnerability and configuration management
  • Assists in the ongoing maintenance and tuning of security solutions and enhancements to existing security solutions
  • Identifies, develops, and builds solutions to mitigate security risks

Skills & Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED and seven years related work experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems (MIS) and five years related work experience
  • Good understanding of applicable systems
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • One or more of the following certifications/licensures/registrations are desired:
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
    • Security+
    • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
    • GIAC Certified Unix (GCUX)
  • Technical certification preferred


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