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Sr. Security Analyst (Risk Assessment)

Sr. Security Analyst (Risk Assessment)

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Sr. Security Analyst (Risk Assessment) – CONTRACT – Burbank, CA

This role is directly responsible for infrastructure and application vulnerability research, analysis, categorization, and communication of risks posed in the context of technologies in use. This role will work closely with other members of the Vulnerability Management team to ensure the effective and efficient execution of vulnerability treatments by diverse customer groups across the Enterprise. 

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Job Requirements

Sr. Security Analyst (Risk Assessment) – CONTRACT – Burbank, CA

Sr. Security Analyst Skills & Requirements:

•High School Diploma or equivalent
•Some college courses or associate’s degree with focus in engineering, sciences, or IT
•Minimum 5 years of practical technology experience with some experience in information security discipline.
•Must have knowledge of and experience applying information security components, principles, practices, and procedures
•Proven knowledge of core Internet and networking protocols (DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, ARP, HTTP, HTTP/S, SSH) and IP communication is required.
•Proven knowledge of data center infrastructure technologies is required: Windows and Linux operating systems, clustering technology, data storage solutions, middleware technology, and monitoring technologies.
•Excellent communication abilities, both written and verbal, with the ability to clearly and successfully articulate complex issues to a variety of audiences and teams
•Ability to investigate and analyze complex scenarios and solve problems in innovative ways
•Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional and highly collaborative environment; shares responsibility well and is flexible in work assignments. 
•Able to produce and review process and procedural documentation, including knowledge base articles, workflows, and overview presentations, all with great attention to detail.
•Superior judgment, problem resolution, team building, negotiation, and decision-making skills as well as the ability to work under continual deadline pressure.
•Applies skills as a seasoned experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures. Resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative and as well as practical ways. 
•Able to remain productive despite ambiguity; uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues creatively and effectively.
•Able to scope tasks, technical requirements and estimate timelines independently for medium-to-large size projects.

Preferred skills/experience:

•Demonstrated experience in systems administration, application infrastructure support and middleware operation
•Some experience with SQL languages (SQL, T-SQL) with advanced analytic SQL functions skills on the Microsoft SQL Server database platform
•One or more Information Security certifications (e.g. CISSP or GIAC) 
•ITIL Foundations certification

     Why Veredus? 

    Candidates work with a professional Recruiter whose average experience is eight years in the industry. That means they have intimate knowledge of the Information Technology industry and market trends - who is in demand now and who will be next. Your Veredus Recruiter will lead you through a thorough screening process in order to understand your skills, experience, needs, and desires. They also counsel their candidates in resume writing, interviewing, and career planning so when there’s a position you really want, you’re fully prepared to get it. Additionally, Veredus provides full benefits starting Day 1, and at virtually no cost to you.

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • 401K
    • Life Insurance ($20,000 benefit)
    • ATOP - Accrued Time Off Program
    • Consultant Lunches and Outings
    • Consultant Web-Site
    • Name Plates
    • Care packages/Survival packs
    • Dedicated Consulting Services Representative

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    Job Snapshot

    Base Pay $36.00 - $46.00 /Hour
    Employment Type Contractor
    Job Type Information Technology
    Education Not Specified
    Experience Not Specified
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Computer Software, Computer Hardware, Other Great Industries
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID 48805
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