INFORMATION SECURITY ANALYST in Boca Raton, FL at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.



Summary

This position provides plans and carries out security measures to protect an organization’s computer networks and systems.

 



Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plans, implements and upgrades security measures and controls.
  • Establishes plans and protocols to protect digital files and information systems against unauthorized access, modification or destruction.
  • Maintains data and monitors security access and logs.
  • Performs vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments.
  • Conducts internal and external security audits.
  • Anticipates security alerts, incidents and disasters and reduces their likelihood.
  • Monitors network, intrusion detection and prevention systems. Monitor security operations pager and responds to security alerts, and issues of possible compromise.
  • Analyzes security breaches to determine their root causes.
  • Recommends and installs appropriate tools and countermeasures.
  • Defines, implements and maintains corporate security policies on security measures.
  • Trains employees in security awareness and procedures.
  • Coordinates security plans with outside vendors.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business or Engineering or a significant amount of information security experience which would be comparable required.
  • Four (4) years’ experience in information systems.
  • Strong functional knowledge of assigned application technology, architecture and technical infrastructure of information systems.
  • Strong knowledge of firewall management and cybersecurity tools.
  • Able to provide expert guidance and directions for continuous improvement, performance and value for the SIEM/SOC platform for Information Security.
  • Strong project management skills and execution of multiple development projects.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Possess any of the following certifications is desired: Security+, CSA+, GSEC, GCIH, GCIA.