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Title:  System Administrator - Senior Cyber Security Analyst


Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709

Requisition ID:  52561
Job Summary

Information Security Analyst: Develops and executes security controls, defenses and countermeasures to intercept and prevent internal or external attacks or attempts to infiltrate company email, data, e-commerce and web-based systems. Researches attempted or successful efforts to compromise systems security and designs countermeasures. Maintains hardware, software and network firewalls and encryption protocols. Administers security policies to control physical and virtual access to systems. Provides information to management regarding the negative impact on the business caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information and systems. Works Cyber Security Operations team to assist with training and process improvemrents accross the group.  Assists with deployment and tuning of security tools and systems.

Job Requirements
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.- Project management skills.- As a subject matter expert, act as a leader with other Network Security Engineering team members to support ongoing and long-term initiatives and projects.- Strong understanding of documentation procedures for systems, changes and desk level procedures.- Solid operational knowledge of common security technologies (e.g. ACL's - basic, extended/reflexive, Firewall, IDS/IDP, VPN, etc.); and advanced support and complex change configuration ability in at least one security technologies; competent at intermediate change configurations in more than one security technologies.- Operational experience with multiple security technologies that can affect change management, security management, audit and control, encryptions, ect. - Administrative experience in multiple versions of operating systems such as Windows, Solaris, BSD, Linex, SCO, HPUX, etc.- Solid scripting ability in Shell, PERL, Python, or other similar use language.- Demonstrated technical writing skills required for documentation, troubleshooting guides, acceptance procedures, upgrade procedures, and process.- Ability to follow documented daily procedures and policies; monitoring tools and response guidelines, escalation and notification processes; and Trouble/Ticket management processes and guidelines. Responsibility and Interaction:Responsibility: - The tasks this individual is responsible are often unstructured and the issues addressed are less defined requiring new perspectives and creative approaches.- This individual will apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving problems that are complex in scope requiring in-depth evaluation. - Demonstrate good judgment in solving problems as well as identifying problems in advance, and proposing solutions.Interaction: - This in...
Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience; or equivalent experience.