Information Security Analyst (5688)

World Vision Inc. Federal Way, WA
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World Vision is looking for an IT Security Analyst I

As an IT Security Analyst I you will gather data, perform analysis, and liaison with others to continuously manage vulnerabilities in our environment; you will help change our culture by assisting in the area of security awareness and security metrics. Provide technical support to project team(s). Help carry out our Christian organization's mission, vision, and strategies. Personify the ministry of World Vision by witnessing to Christ and ministering to others through life, deed, word and sign.


* Policies, Procedures, and Standards:

* Propose improvements and assist in the implementation of enterprise wide security policies, procedures and standards.

* Monitor compliance with security policies, standards, guidelines and procedures.

* Ensure security compliance with legal and regulatory standards.

* Business Requirements:

* Participate with the project team to gather a full understanding of project scope and business requirements.

* Maintain awareness of current business processes and their security risks.

* Risk Assessments:

* Assist in business impact analysis to ensure resources are adequately protected with proper security measures.

* Follow up on deficiencies identifies in monitoring reviews, self-assessments, automated assessments, and internal and external audits to ensure that appropriate remediation measures have been taken.

* Run security analysis reports using commercial tools or custom scripts and document gaps.

* Information/Data Security:

* Check existing accounts and data access permission requests against documented authorizations.

* Security Audits:

* Assist in security audits.

* Inspect security logs to uncover possible security violations (e.g., break-ins, unauthorized activity).

* Check existing accounts and data access permission requests against documented authorizations.

* Security Support:

* Provide security support to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle.

* Provide responsive support for problems found during and after normal work hours.

* Resolve problems and assist with security incident handling.

* Respond to security incidents and assist in forensic investigations.

* Work with teams to resolve issues that are uncovered by various internal and third party monitoring tools.

* Security Performance Management:

* Gathers and tracks security metrics and develops reports.

* Communication Consulting:

* Provide updates and status of issues to IT staff.

* Vendor Management:

* May work with third party vendors during problem resolutions.

* Research/Evaluation:

* Assist in the application security risk assessments for new or updated internal or third-party applications.

* Assist in the evaluation and recommendation for hardware and software systems that provide security functions.

* Training:

* Provide communication and training as needed.

* May guide users on the usage and administration of security tools that control and monitor information security.

* Develop and deliver security awareness and compliance training.

* Monitoring:

* Maintain, monitor and support monitoring applications in an Enterprise environment.

* Assist application administrators with monitoring their applications and assist with setup in the monitoring system of record.

* Keep Christ central in individual and corporate life. Attend and participate in the leadership of devotions, weekly Chapel services, and regular prayer.

Required Experience

* Bachelor's degree in information systems or related field or 1-3 years of relevant technical work experience.

* Requires basic knowledge of enterprise application administration.

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