[Owasp-austin] Two Senior level Info Security job openings

srinivas gidituri robert5156 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 18 22:22:51 UTC 2012

Ladies and Gentlemen,
My company is actively looking for two Senior level Information Security

One in the Security Operations area and another in Security Compliance
area. If you or someone you know are looking for a change please let them
know. The company offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.


   Security Operations Analyst HR:748   Category  :Cyber
Security/Security  Location
:Taylor, TX  Work Status  :Full Time

Summary of Responsibilities
Ensures that ERCOT's internal and external security posture is monitored
for the latest threats and risks. Provides recommended actions and
implements them as needed. Provides enterprise expertise and broad
knowledge for management and administration of Information Security
technologies at ERCOT. Works with the ISSD Manager to ensure that the
Security Operations team provides effective and efficient services in
support of ERCOT's information security objectives.

Essential Job Duties
• Analyze and resolve infrastructure hardware and software issues
• Implement/migrate/upgrade, tune and operate departmental Infrastructure
• Assist in deploying and integrating security tools
• Work with other teams as necessary, document and communicate work done
with security staff
• Work on infrastructure implementation and migration projects
• Investigates and analyzes computing resources for evidence of compromise
and report security incidents.
• Enforces security policies and procedures by administering and monitoring
security profiles, reviews security violation reports and investigates
possible security exceptions, updates, and maintains and documents security
• Functions as a senior member in the security group's Incident Response
• Analyzes complex compromised computing resources to improve security
design and policy compliance, and to anticipate and prevent new threat
• Develops and implements mitigation strategies for threat reduction based
on monitoring of IT systems.
• Researches, evaluates, tests and implements new or vendor supplied
security software solutions.
• Provides up to date documentation and procedures on security software
product administration.
• Provides guidance for enterprise patching to ensure efficacy of patching
procedures and processes
• Develops and defends new technical security standards to support
policies, including creating, coordinating and monitoring standards and
incident investigation procedures
• Performs periodic and complex operating system and application security
assessments to determine the likelihood of vulnerability or compromise, and
prepares possible resolutions for implementation.
• Takes a leadership position on the Incident Response Team and analyzes of
security breaches.
• Expands expert knowledge of security issues
• Reports issues to the department personnel responsible for the resource
• Serves as a mentor for junior security teammates.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Competencies
• Customer Focus
• Functional/Technical Skills
• Problem Solving
• Presentation Skills
• Written Communication

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related
field or six years applicable experience is required.

Certifications & Licenses
• CISSP and/or other security certifications preferred.

Work Experience Required
• Minimum of 3 years in excess of degree requirements stated above of
progressively responsible experience in IT security.
• Installing , configuring and troubleshooting Linux and Windows Servers
• Strong Understanding and Knowledge of the following: General
Infrastructure administration, SSH, LDAP, Routing/Load Balancing, TCP/IP,
UNIX AIX , Linux, Windows Server 2003/2008R2, Active Directory, GPO
Administration, Scripting, IDS/IPS, Linux, LDAP, Two Factor Authentication
• Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, prioritize tasks and
demonstrated ability to be detail-oriented

Desired Experience:
• Experience managing security infrastructure such as IDS, IPS, SIEM etc..
• Experience with scripting

  Security Analyst, Sr   Category  :Cyber Security/Security/Security
Analyst 3  Location  :Taylor, TX  Work Status  :Full Time
  Description     Summary of Responsibilities

Provides a full range of analytic duties using knowledge of
multidisciplinary security concepts, principles and practices applicable to
security administration. Develops, recommends and enhances compliance
preventive and detective controls. Guides and improves the development,
documentation, deployment, review and maintenance of Information Security
Policies, Standards, Guidelines and Procedures providing security
consulting services. Communicates and educates Information Security
requirements, principles and concepts through innovative awareness and
teaching methods.

Essential Job Duties

• Develops and executes security controls to ensure compliance with
security related regulatory and corporate requirements
• Develops, documents, deploys, reviews and maintains Information Security
Policies, Standards, Procedures and Guidelines
• Provides technical and architecture consulting to other groups on
security requirements
• Works with stakeholders to identify appropriate security requirements,
engineer practical security solutions and implement measurable security
• Designs, produces, and delivers compelling security-related training
• Creates and consistently delivers awareness material promoting security
• Builds and improves software tools to gather system configuration
information and foresee vulnerabilities.
• Anticipates risk areas, and ensures that adequate controls are in place
and operating effectively by using thorough testing methods
• Conducts with Risk Assessments on corporate assets using a formal
methodology and recommend safeguards to mitigate risk
• Expands and shares expertise about security trends, vulnerabilities,
threats, and mitigation methods Maintains the confidentiality of review
results and the status of the current security environment
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or related
field or six years applicable experience is required.

Licenses or Certification:
CISA, CIA, or CISSP certification preferred. Microsoft or Unix
certifications a plus.

Work Experience:
Minimum of 5 years in excess of degree requirements stated above of
progressively responsible experience in IT analysis or IT security
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.owasp.org/pipermail/owasp-austin/attachments/20120718/d809f079/attachment.html>

More information about the Owasp-austin mailing list