IT Security Analyst

PROVEN, Inc. - San Francisco, CA

Posted 842 days ago
  • Experience
    Associate
  • Job function
    Other
  • Employment type
    Full-time
  • Industry
    Information Technology and Services
  • Job ID
    3116177

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Job description

PROVEN Inc is currently seeking IT Security Analysts for a prominent San Francisco based company. Our client is building the next generation of IT Security Teams for their global enterprise and you can be a part of this creative, fast-paced and exciting team! Seeking IT security specialists with knowledge in a variety of IT Security functions. Direct Hire / Full Time. Specific openings available:

 

  • Network Security Monitoring Analyst
  • Incident Response Analyst
  • Malware / Reverse Engineering Analyst
  • Malware / Reverse Engineering Lead

As a Network Security Monitoring Analyst, you will in the deployment, maintenance, and analysis of network traffic capturing systems, network IDS/IPS, and network flow analysis systems. The primary mission is to define computer systems and networks against attacks aimed at disrupting services, gaining unauthorized access or violating the integrity of data. 

As an Incident Response Analyst you will be working with enterprise forensic capable systems, log analysis systems, and network collection systems to respond to incidents at a global scale.

As a Malware / Reverse Engineering Analyst will be responsible for the analysis of malware as well as performing research and development of malware analysis tools. The results of the research and tool development will feed directly into the incident response team’s tools and capabilities. The Malware Team Lead includes expanded functional & technical duties in lead standards.

Desired Skills and Experience

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in IT information security.
  • MINIMUM 1+ years of experience working on computer security team. ***(Network Security / Incident Response / Malware Analysis / Computer Forensics preferred)***
  • In-depth knowledge of live forensics with enterprise forensics tools such as EnCase Enterprise or Mandiant Intelligent ResponseWorking knowledge of intrusion detection and prevention systems (e.g. Snort/Bro).
  • Experience with enterprise information security data management tools such as ArcSight or Splunk
  • Strong skill set in network forensics.
  • Proficiency in developing and deploying custom IDS/IPS signatures.
  • Experience with using tools for statistical analysis of network traffic.
  • Experience with using and developing for session analysis of network traffic.
  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP,DNS, HTTP,SMTP and SNMP protocols.
  • Strong analytical, documentation, and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with Windows, Apple, and Linux based operating systems (e.g. XP, Windows 7, 2003, 2008, OS X).

Additional Information:

  • Accredited Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology is REQUIRED.
  • EnCE and/or GIAC certifications highly preferred
  • Experience with version control software (e.g. Git, SVN,CVS) a plus.
  • Intermediate skills in malware analysis for Windows based malware
  • Experience with setting up network devices (e.g. routers, switches, firewalls).
  • Knowledge of two or more of the following languages (Perl, Pyton, C, C++, Shell, SQL, HTML, CSS, XSLT, XML, Java, EnScript).

Email Resume to Erika Sweeney at esweeney@proveninc.com  or apply via LinkedIn. Must be US Citizen or Green Card Holder. Must reside in United States - resumes from outside the country will not be considered. Must be willing to work onsite in San Francisco - no telecommute or remote options.

About this company

PROVEN, Inc.

PROVEN is a certified 8(a) and MBE Consulting, Staffing and Solutions firm that provides flexible consulting and contingent staffing solutions in the areas of Life Sciences, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance/Accounting and Human Resources on a direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract basis.

With an average of more than 10 years of Consulting and Staffing experience in addition to specific industry expertise, each of our individual team members has the knowledge and background to understand your requirements. Our staff includes former network administrators, systems analysts, CPAs, Big 4 Employees, scientists and HR professionals. Our client companies range from start-ups to Fortune 500 in the industries of Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology, Financial Services, Retail, Manufacturing, Technology, Telecommunications, Non-Profits and Government. PROVEN is a certified 8(a) and MBE Consulting, Staffing and Solutions firm that provides flexible consulting and contingent staffing solutions in the areas of Life Sciences, Information Technology, Engineering, Finance/Accounting and Human Resources on a direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract basis.

With an average of more than 10 years of Consulting and Staffing experience in addition to specific industry expertise, each of our individual team members has the knowledge and background to understand your requirements. Our staff includes former network administrators, systems analysts, CPAs, Big 4 Employees, scientists and HR professionals. Our client companies range from start-ups to Fortune 500 in the industries of Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology, Financial Services, Retail, Manufacturing, Technology, Telecommunications, Non-Profits and Government.

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