Security Analyst


Jul 10, 2019
Mountain View, California

Security Analyst (Ref#: 7089)
6 Months Contract
Mountain View, CA

Role Purpose:
We are currently looking for a Security Analysis who is passionate about the daily security operations in a growing IT Security team. You’ll be responsible for monitoring the network and corporate systems for threats, maintain and deploy security software, document security issues and work closely with HQ on gathering artifacts for audits.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Manage and improve Splunk Enterprise
  • Manage installation of system updates and enhancements
  • Responsible for gathering evidence required for HQ audits
  • Maintain system configuration and ensuring security applications are up-to-date
  • Document and maintain standard operation procedures and protocols
  • Perform installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of security application and systems
  • Manage system resources for availability, performance and recoverability
  • Collaborate with Security Engineer to improve detection capabilities by automating analysis
  • Manage and audit accounts access for collaboration tools
  • Identify and define system security requirements
  • Develop solutions and deploy new security tools to automate repeatable task and mitigate security vulnerabilities
Background, Experience& Qualifications:
  • BS in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • Hands on experience with security systems including anti-virus software, network monitoring tools, intrusion detection, SIEM, firewalls, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience with Splunk configuration, management, deployment and maintenance
  • Knowledge of virtualization (VMWare)
  • Experience with the following:
  • Cloud services such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform
  • ELK stack a plus
  • Building and maintaining security systems
  • Linux, Windows and Mac environments
Some travel to the Datacenter in Santa Clara may be needed.