Information Security Analyst - job id 33037


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Information Security Analyst

Market Rate for Contract Position

Lower Manhatten (NOHO)



How to Apply

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Jessica Ohmer


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(646) 876-9549


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(212) 616-4800 ext-570




A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.


Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or 3rd Party (Subcontract) or w2

Contact Jessica call (212) 616-4800 / 732-791-4715 or email max@sans.com with the Job Code MN33037

Location: Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

Skills required for the position: SPLUNK, Snort, ARCSIGHT, FIREWALL


Detailed Info:

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Utilization of Splunk for detection and investigation of information security incidents

  • Understanding of Palo Alto Firewall logs

  • Experience with Snort and ArcSight

  • Log analysis


Excellent project management, planning, and analytical skills. Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience. Intermediate knowledge of data communications, network experience of UNIX-based operating systems/tools, standard programming and scripting languages (C, C++, Perl), TCP/IP based networking, and UNIX and MAC based software. Knowledge of a variety of current and emerging technologies.


Development / Computing Environment:

  • Monitor requests for support with security events such as phishing attempts, reported credential theft and network based attacks. Respond to requests in a timely fashion, work towards resolution, advise on appropriate course of action to contain and remediate. Document activities and perform root cause analysis.


Evaluate and analyze network, systems, and intrusion detection data to identify, isolate and resolve existing and potential security issues and problems in a timely manner to avoid serious system or network failures. Scan network for potential vulnerabilities and/or violations of University security polices, such as unpatched system bugs, deployment of misconfigured systems, and/or unauthorized systems; follow up with network and system administrators to develop corrective actions such as application of patches, modification of server.


The position offers competitive rate.


Job Id: 33037