SPECIALT TECH LLC Security Analyst Remote · Full time

The Security Analyst will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure that our systems and data are secure.

Description

Our Mission 

At SpecialT Tech, our mission is to turn innovative ideas into advanced technological solutions. As a women-owned and minority-owned firm, we draw upon more than 40 years of combined expertise in technical consulting to offer unmatched service in our field. We strive to empower our clients by providing customized, innovative technology services that enhance efficiency and drive success. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and every challenge is seen as an opportunity for growth. At SpecialT Tech, we do not merely adapt to the future; we are active participants in shaping it. 

 

Job Overview: 

We are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Security Analyst to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring our systems for security breaches, analyzing security incidents, and implementing measures to prevent future incidents. The Security Analyst will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure that our systems and data are secure. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Monitor networks and systems for security breaches and investigate incidents as they occur. 
  • Analyze security incidents to determine their root cause and impact. 
  • Develop and implement security measures to protect systems and data from unauthorized access. 
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments and penetration tests to identify security weaknesses. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure security best practices are integrated into all aspects of technology and operations. 
  • Develop and maintain incident response plans and conduct regular drills to ensure preparedness. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in security technologies and methodologies. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to security policies, procedures, and incidents. 
  • Provide training and support to staff on security best practices. 
  • Communicate security status, challenges, and successes to stakeholders in a clear and timely manner. 
  • Ensure compliance with relevant security regulations and standards. 
  • Execute additional tasks and projects as required by your manager, ensuring they are completed professionally and within deadlines. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field. 
  • Proven experience as a Security Analyst or in a similar role. 
  • Strong technical background with experience in security analysis and incident response. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail. 
  • Proficiency in security tools and technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and SIEM platforms. 
  • Experience with security frameworks and standards such as NIST, ISO 27001, and CIS Controls. 
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and best practices. 
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 

 

Please note that this is a consultant position, meaning your duties will be on standby until a client requests your services. Hours and responsibilities may vary based on client needs. As an employee of SpecialT Tech, you will be compensated according to your contract.  

Salary

$85,000 - $130,000 per year