100% remote during COVID. Some exceptions may apply. The first day will need to be on-site to begin the process with the hiring manager. The candidate must be in the local area.
Our client, Wisconsin Department of Health Services, (DHS), seeks a Security Analyst.
Responsibilities will include
Leading efforts to maintain the central point of contact for the reporting and sharing of information involving computer Security Incidents.
Leading efforts to minimize negative impacts and disruptions resulting from Security Incidents.
Leading efforts to identify, collect, and preserve necessary data and evidence relating to Security Incidents.
Leading efforts to provide findings, root causes, lessons learned and recommended actions to prevent future Security Incidents.
Proven ability to work with diverse audiences and translate technical information into non-technical information.
Ability to resolve issues in a variety of complex situations which require complex judgments and solutions based on sophisticated analytical thought.
Demonstrated ability to work independently, as part of a team of peers, and also to support and contribute to a multidiscipline team environment.
Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems, convey both oral and written instruction, and handle multiple task interruptions.
Ability to research and recommend solutions to enhance incident response and digital forensics capabilities.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC), or other federal recognized information security certification (A federally recognized information security certification must be obtained within six months of hire)
Strong understanding of security technologies, including but not limited to: firewall, IDS, policy management, security processes, logging/monitoring, antivirus, vulnerability assessment, patch management, and incident response.
Solid understanding of common and emerging attack vectors
Strong understanding of TCP/IP network and information systems ports, protocols, and services.
Experience in automating repeatable tasks by leveraging common scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, bash, etc.).
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Science, Information Technology, Information Systems Security, or related field, or equivalent experience