The security analyst plays a pivotal role in keeping our organization’s systems and information secure. He/she works closely with managed service partners, infosec engineering, and internal IT departments to identify and respond to security events. This will include on-premise and cloud-based systems and services. The analyst should be comfortable searching through and filtering large amounts of log data to find actionable information. They are key assets during incident response activities.
An Information Security Jr Analyst must have effective written and communication skills paired with a technical background. He/she be comfortable generating clear and concise reports for infosec and IT management. It is preferable that the candidate would have an understanding of networking, TCP/IP, VPN access, and Active Directory access rights and help policies, along with moderate scripting experience.