[Owasp-austin] 2 Senior Security jobs- OPEN

srinivas gidituri robert5156 at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 19:51:22 UTC 2012


My company is actively looking for 2 Senior Security Analysts. If you
know someone who is a right fit please encourage them to apply for the
postings.

http://www.ercot.com/careers/


Security Analyst, Sr
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 guidelines
• Designs, produces, and delivers compelling security-related training content
• Creates and consistently delivers awareness material promoting
security awareness
• 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.

Education:
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
administration




Sr. Security Operations Analyst 748L
Location   :Taylor, TX
Work Status   :Full Time
 Description

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:

• 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 controls.
• Functions as a senior member in the security group's Incident Response Team.
• Analyzes complex compromised computing resources to improve security
design and policy compliance, and to anticipate and prevent new threat
profiles.
• 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.


Education:

• 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:

• Minimum of 8 years in excess of degree requirements stated above of
progressively responsible experience in IT security.


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