Information Security Analyst

Robert Half

Job Description

Ref ID: 01300-0011801523

Classification: Data Security Analyst

Compensation: $90000.00 to $110000.00 yearly

Robert Half Technology is searching for a IT Security Analyst. This is a direct-hire opportunity with competitive salary, benefits, and other perks. This position is remote, the client is located in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago.

IT Security Analysts must possess a thorough understanding of all aspects of computer and network security, including such areas as firewall administration, encryption technologies and network protocols. They manage, deploy, maintain and optimize software applications and must be skilled in Windows operating systems and common PC applications, including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite. Analysts need strong analytical, problem-solving, and oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent judgment and self-motivation. Successful candidates stay up to date with government regulations and industry security trends and developments. A professional certification such as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or other designation is also a valuable asset.


  • Performing security audits and risk assessments and analyses
  • Making recommendations for enhancing data systems security
  • Researching attempted breaches of data security and rectifying security weaknesses
  • Formulating security policies and procedures

Job Requirements

Security Vulnerability, Vulnerability Scanning, Vulnerability Assessments - Audits, Network Vulnerability, IDS And/or IPS, IPS, IPS And IDS, IDS, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), SIEM Tools

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