Senior Information Security Specialist in New York, New York
Posted 12/29/21

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

 

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits


WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Remote

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
  • The Information Security Analyst participates in the development, communication, implementation, enforcement and monitoring of security controls to protect the organization's technology assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure or destruction.
  • Under general supervision, this job is responsible for performing tests and monitoring security controls that prevent IT-based crime, hacking, intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction of the organization's information systems and IT assets.
  • Designs, tests and implements secure operating systems, networks and databases for the organization.
  • Performs difficult risk assessments and executes tests of data processing system to ensure functioning of data processing activities and security measures.
  • Conducts auditing of passwords, network based and Web application based vulnerability scanning, virus management and intrusion detection.
  • Conducts risk audits and assessments and provides recommendations for application design.
  • Analyzes system access logs, ensuring only permitted individuals have access to company information.
  • Monitors use of data files and regulates access to safeguard information in computer files.
  • Monitors current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems.
  • Reviews violations of computer security procedures and alerts managers of issues that arise.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
  • University Degree Preferred
  • At least 2+ years of experience in IT security
  • Employee Type: Contract
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Category: Information Technology
  • Date Posted: 12/29/21
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