IT Security Analyst Job Description Sample

Given below is a sample job description template for the position of IT Security Analyst:

Company: _____________________

Job Title: IT Security Analyst

Location of the Job: Riverside, CA 92503

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Job Description:

Positions in this function develop and implement information security policies, standards and procedures to secure and protect data residing on systems. Work directly with user departments to implement procedures and systems for the protection, conservation and accountability of proprietary, personal or privileged electronic data.

Position Requirements:

  • 3 years experience in system or network administration with a security focus
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience
  • A proficient level of skill using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • 3+ years of Unix, Directory and/or RACF experience
  • 1 year of academic or professional experience working with project teams
  • Experience in a large scale public serving internet environment
  • Ability to analyze complex problems and develop creative solutions
  • Demonstrate and practice strong and effective written and oral communication skills
  • Interact with cross-functional teams in a dynamic, customer-focused environment
  • Understanding of information security concepts and methodology and ability to learn new technologies
  • Understanding of IP addressing and CIDR notation, domain registration and whois, DNS, SMTP, and black lists

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review requests for access and approve/reject based on policy
  • Management and maintenance of security tools to protect the Monster environment
  • Automated and manual penetration testing against services
  • Successful development and ensuring compliance with corporate security policies
  • Investigations related to the security of Monster’s services and databases

Salary: 29,000.00 – 35,000.00 USD /year

Contact Information:

[Contact Person]

Phone: ______________________

Fax: ________________________

E-mail: ______________________