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Senior Information Security Analyst

  • Location: Irving, TX, 75063
  • Salary: 60.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Terrific 12+ month contract opening in Irving, TX for a Security Analyst in a Highly visible individual-contributor role within the growing Cyber / Information Security Infrastructure space.  Will be responsible for the overall Client Operations of Application & Host Security services on a global scale. Will foster support from key players and provide sound business analysis and assessment of the operating environment to drive compliance consistency and maturity.

Role will involve using the following skill sets for these use cases:
•    Strong focus on SDLC, Reporting, and Client Communications. 
•    BRD Analysis / Project Management skillset: Business requirement gathering from various teams to create clear and concise agreements with high level of detail, to facilitate a successful roadmap and identify and potential gaps. 
•    Facilitation soft skills: Ability to host discussions across teams of varying skillsets and across multiple regions/time zones to review, and often, guide the discussion in a certain direction. We take an agnostic 
•    Reporting: Responsible for creating on-demand reports and high-quality PowerPoint presentations; MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel (Macro and Pivot experience), Access, OneNote, Project, and Visio).
•    SharePoint: Create and Manage content on internal SharePoint sites.
•    Project Support: Design and drive large, complex projects to enhance and automate key processes in order to better meet client, IS, and regulatory requirements.
•    Process Management: Responsible for the engineering/re-engineering and oversight of operational and business processes and documentation while developing measurement and improvement processes to continuously drive service maturity and improving compliance oversight, safety and soundness.
•    Relationship Management: Managing relationships with cross-functional policy stakeholders and participating in policy-setting bodies on behalf of Operations. 
•    Continual Improvement: Leading efforts to identify and implement significant improvement programs related to Client Operations and Service Management

•    Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering/Science Degree; MBA is a plus. 
•    5+ years of experience with Unix Systems, Java and .NET Enterprise Level Application development or relevant technical experience.
•    3+ years of experience in Operations Reporting, Client Communications, Project Management, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
•    Foundational understanding of Information Security and/or Cyber Security operations.
•    view and keep a positive momentum on calls.
•    Must have prior technical or programming background:  strong high-level background in software/programming. 
•    Understanding of how applications work behind the scenes: i.e., relational and no-SQL databases, Java and .Net Applications, networking with load balancing and firewall knowledge, plus software development life cycle (SDLC). 
•    Atlassian Suite Experience.
•    Knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, and other workflow / bug tracker tools
•    SharePoint: Ability to create and manage content on internal SharePoint sites.
•    PowerPoint presentations; strong foundation in Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel (Macro and Pivot experience); Access, OneNote, Project, and Visio.
•    BitBucket.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•    Prefer experience with development methodologies: waterfall versus Agile/Scrum.
•    Ability to create clear and concise client communications.
•    Ability to communicate effectively with Senior Management and stakeholders of all levels.
•    Prefer Certifications (CISSP, CISA, CRISC, ITIL).
•    Prefer Certifications: Scrum Master, Sigma Six, or PMP.
•    Any experience with Functional IDs, Service accounts, password management and automation would be a bonus.