Job Description


Lead Security Analyst – JO# 15208

 

Our client is a discount retail powerhouse based in the East Bay. They are dedicated to continuously improving the technologies used to make their business more efficient.  In support of this effort, they have a need for a Lead Security Analyst. This position is a Contract to hire and based out of their office in Dublin, CA office.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

  • Provides users and management with technical support on matters related to information security such as the criteria to use when selecting information security products

 

  • Reviews the cost-effectiveness and practicality of existing information security procedures and systems, and makes suggestions for the improvement of these same procedures and systems

 

  • Interprets information security policies, standards, and other requirements in light of specific internal information systems, and assists with the implementation of these and other information security requirements

 

  • Assists with the documentation of information security incidents as well as the analysis of the circumstances enabling or permitting these same incidents to take place

 

  • Provides in-depth technical advice for investigations of information security incidents including internal frauds, hacker break-ins, and system outages

 

  • Participates in, and acts as a technical leader in, periodic information systems risk assessments including those associated with the development of new or significantly enhanced business applications.

 

  • Develops and periodically refines a data classification system that allows workers to make quick decisions about the procedures they should use to protect information that has been marked with the designations described by this system.

 

  • Stays informed about the latest developments in the information security field, including new products and services, through on-line news services, technical magazines, professional association memberships, industry conferences, special training seminars, and other methods.

 

  • Monitors current and proposed laws, regulations, industry standards, and ethical requirements related to information security and privacy, so that client is warned in advance and is ready to be fully compliant with these requirements.
 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Five years of Information Technology Security, at least 3 with large enterprise organizations.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
  • CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional).
  • Working knowledge of UNIX and Windows.
  • Firewalls, VPN, PKI, IPS.
  • Oracle, MS SQL.
  • Shell scripting
  • Virtualization Security.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Strong Project Management skills.

 

 

Position logistics:

  • Must be currently authorized to work in the US
  • Position location: Dublin, CA
  • Local candidates only – must attend onsite interview

 

 

About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals is specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long-term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.

 

Interested in Applying?

Please apply below with your most current resume. You can contact Vandana Mathur at 408-400-2308 (vandana.m@maxonic.com)