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IT Security Analyst

Interactive Business Systems (IBS)

Job Description

Planet Technology has has partnered with a Cincinnati company to locate an IT Security Analyst for a contract-to-hire position.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop company-wide best practices and standards for IT security throughout the company
  • Install security measures and operate software to monitor and protect company data and IT infrastructure.
  • Investigate any suspected security breach and consult on the containment and elimination. Assess the damage caused by a breach and advise on remediation.
  • Work with the infrastructure team to perform tests a nd uncover network vulnerabilities.
  • Perform penetration testing.
  • Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a secure environment.
  • Help end users install security software and provide education in information security.
  • Research security enhancements and make recommendations to management.
  • Stay up to date on information technology trends, security standards and threats.

Job Requirements

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • 3+ years of cybersecurity experience
  • 3+ years of network penetration testing and techniques
  • Able to be on call for incidents and problems; also able to work different shifts.
  • Strong knowledge of networking, networking hardware and protocols
  • Experience with firewalls, proxies, antivirus and IDPS concepts.
  • Must have an understanding of cyber forensics, networking, and information security technologies and be able to demonstrate outside-the-box thinking and continuous learning.
  • Experience with Windows Server, Active Directory and Windows operating systems
  • Security Certification such as CISSP, CEH, ACE, EnCE, CCE, Security+ etc. preferred but not required

Interested candidates should send a resume and brief cover note to the attention of Samantha Clements at Planet Technology (sclements@planet-technology.com)


Interactive Business Systems combined forces with Planet121, Planet Interactive, and WinterWyman's Technology and Software divisions to form Planet Technology. Planet Technology, part of The Planet Group, is a global staffing and recruitment firm that specializes in sourcing top talent for roles within the Core Technology, Enterprise Systems, and Creative & Digital sectors. Our holistic vetting and consultative approach ensure the highest level of satisfaction and service. Our team of specialized technology recruiters spans a range of industries but maintains a singular focus: connecting top-shelf core technology talent with unique opportunities across the globe.

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Location US-OH-Cincinnati
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $75,000.00 - $999,999.00 /Year
Store Type IT & Technical

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Interactive Business Systems (IBS)
Company:
US-OH-Cincinnati
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$75,000.00 - $999,999.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
IT & Technical
Store Type:

Job Description

Planet Technology has has partnered with a Cincinnati company to locate an IT Security Analyst for a contract-to-hire position.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop company-wide best practices and standards for IT security throughout the company
  • Install security measures and operate software to monitor and protect company data and IT infrastructure.
  • Investigate any suspected security breach and consult on the containment and elimination. Assess the damage caused by a breach and advise on remediation.
  • Work with the infrastructure team to perform tests a nd uncover network vulnerabilities.
  • Perform penetration testing.
  • Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a secure environment.
  • Help end users install security software and provide education in information security.
  • Research security enhancements and make recommendations to management.
  • Stay up to date on information technology trends, security standards and threats.

Job Requirements

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • 3+ years of cybersecurity experience
  • 3+ years of network penetration testing and techniques
  • Able to be on call for incidents and problems; also able to work different shifts.
  • Strong knowledge of networking, networking hardware and protocols
  • Experience with firewalls, proxies, antivirus and IDPS concepts.
  • Must have an understanding of cyber forensics, networking, and information security technologies and be able to demonstrate outside-the-box thinking and continuous learning.
  • Experience with Windows Server, Active Directory and Windows operating systems
  • Security Certification such as CISSP, CEH, ACE, EnCE, CCE, Security+ etc. preferred but not required

Interested candidates should send a resume and brief cover note to the attention of Samantha Clements at Planet Technology (sclements@planet-technology.com)


Interactive Business Systems combined forces with Planet121, Planet Interactive, and WinterWyman's Technology and Software divisions to form Planet Technology. Planet Technology, part of The Planet Group, is a global staffing and recruitment firm that specializes in sourcing top talent for roles within the Core Technology, Enterprise Systems, and Creative & Digital sectors. Our holistic vetting and consultative approach ensure the highest level of satisfaction and service. Our team of specialized technology recruiters spans a range of industries but maintains a singular focus: connecting top-shelf core technology talent with unique opportunities across the globe.

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