Cyber Security Analyst

Information Technology
in Maitland
, FL
Reference: 19-02715


The Cyber Security Analyst is a member of an enterprise-level team of security and compliance experts. This person is responsible for protection of the corporate infrastructure from infiltration or exfiltration as a part of the Security Operations Center (SOC). This individual is also expected to participate in many facets of corporate security and thus must have a well-rounded, hands-on background.

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform daily checks of all services to ensure functionality
  • Interface with our internal customers to assist with their service requests
  • This position may work in shifts to support a 24/7 security operations center
  • This employee shall maintain or assist in the maintenance of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all data in physical and/or electronic format

Required Experience:

  • Palo Alto Networks firewall administration
  • Candidate must be able to troubleshoot service issues in support of Enterprise initiatives and have a strong understanding of networking concepts
  • Experience with Panorama is a plus
  • Websense proxy administration to include O&M of Triton and appliances
  • Candidate must have experience with configuration and troubleshooting of DLP, exceptions, incidents, SSL decryption, and content filtering
  • Anti-virus, whole disk encryption, HIPS, and VSE
  • The candidate will be expected to keep devices up to date with latest signatures, troubleshoot issues, and report end point compliance
  • Splunk administration to include data ingestion, custom alerts, agent configuration and deployment, management of indexers and heavy forwarders, development of complex queries and dashboards, and troubleshooting of Splunk service issues
  • This role will require Linux experience
  • Incident response to incident identification, investigation, response, recovery and data connectivity


  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the STEM areas (science, technology, engineering, math)
  • 2+ years of experience in a role with a security focus
  • Ability to automate tasks to minimize manual work
  • Ability to read and understand IP network designs and security fundamentals, including firewall ACL’s, router configurations, and system alerts
  • The candidate should have an understanding of security policies and security best practices driven by federal regulations
  • Must be able to work with geographically dispersed peers and internal customers
  • Experience with IT ticketing systems and IT customer support

Preferred Skills:

  • Cross platform experience with Windows, Linux, MAC OS and UNIX Platforms
  • Experience working in a security operations center or network operations center which operates 24/7/365
  • Industry recognized professional certification (e.g., Cisco, Microsoft, SANS, CEH, Security+, CASP, CISSP Associate)
  • Knowledge of security control initiatives such as ISO, SSAE 16, PCI, ITIL, and COBIT a plus
  • Experience with SIEM, vulnerability scanners, IDS/IPS, forensics tools
  • Experience with IDS/IPS and Snort rule creation
  • VPN administration experience