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Systems Security Analyst III

Company: Computer Aid
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Job Profile Summary

The Systems Security Analyst III role is responsible for incident response, vulnerability management, product support/deployment, and more. This role is ideal for candidates seeking to gain strong exposure to multiple areas of Information Security. Candidates for this position must enjoy working as a member of a technical team, be innovative, and have the ability to strategically problem solve.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • This position is responsible for reviewing and distributing our vulnerabilities and working with the staff to help them understand them and how to fix them.
  • Analyze, validate, and maintain security controls put in place as a result of ongoing evaluations, including maintenance and monitoring, metrics, vulnerability analysis, patch management, logging, and identity management.
  • Provide 24-hour on-call assistance to support customers and IT initiatives.
  • Incident Response: Perform incident response via levering security solutions deployed within organization and its counterparts. The analyst shall be able to leverage solutions such as our SIEM, SOAR EDR, Anti-virus, NDR, email filters, web filters and more. This role will require an understanding of basic static /dynamic malware analysis along with packet analysis. A successful candidate must be able to correlate events from solutions in order to successfully respond to an incident.
  • Vulnerability Management: Conduct a variety of vulnerability management duties while working in conjunction with other staff members and departments for proper resolution. A successful candidate must have a strong understanding of vulnerability scanning and managing the assignment vulnerabilities in an automated manner. Experience with Tenable.io or similar, ServiceNow Vulnerability Response, or patch management experience is a plus.
  • Product Support: Provide support for a variety of Information Security assurance and forensics tools such as SIEM, SOAR, EDR, Anti-virus, NDR, email filter, web filter, etc for the purpose of general administrative maintenance and configuration maturity.
  • Security Assurance: Conduct a variety of assurance activities including being involved with external and internal audits. Participating in security policy, standards, and procedure meetings for purpose of continued security maturity.
  • Security Maturity: Analyze manual Information Security functions and provide recommendations for automated improvements to Information Security management.


  • Vulnerability Management Experience (Tenable Nessus, Tenable i.o or similar scanners, Kenna Security Analytics)
  • Hands-on Experience with vulnerability management solutions such a ServiceNow Vulnerability Response or similar
  • Experience with incident response best practice and the MITRE attack framework
  • Ability to identify obfuscation and perform de-obfuscation in various forms
  • Forensic experience (Supporting products similar to FireEye, Access Data or Encase)
  • Penetrations Testing experience ideally with Metasploit and WireShark
  • Hands-on Experience with and exploit frameworks, such as Metasploit, Cobalt Strike / Armitage
  • SSL Decryption and or Data Recording exposure
  • Security Benchmarking (Similar to NIST, CIS)
  • Hands-on Experience with FireEye product line or similar solutions such as CrowdStrike is a plus
  • Hands-on Experience with packet capturing and analysis
  • Hands-on Experience with basic static and dynamic malware analysis
  • Networking background (CompTIA Network + or similar)
  • (ISC2) CISSP, GIAC or similar
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field; and a minimum of four five years I/T experience; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
  • Knowledge of recommended information security controls including HIPAA, HITECH, SASAE, SB712
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project management techniques
  • Must possess strong problem resolution skills, while under severe time constraints. Desire to automate and create process improvements to support IT controls and processes.
  • Ability to effectively listen and communicate in order to present technical concepts to audiences of all levels both verbally and in writing. Communication may include oral presentations and/or written documents.
  • Ability to prioritize and complete assignments independently in a rapidly changing and dynamic work environment along with good organizational skills.
  • In depth technical understanding and work experience in support of security assurance tools such as logging and monitoring, URL Content Filtering, Web Application Scanning, Federated Identity Management, etc.

Physical Demands

  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA and other federal, state and local standards
  • Sedentary work that involves sitting or remaining stationary most of the time with occasional need to move around the office to attend meetings, etc.
  • Ability to conduct repetitive tasks on a computer, utilizing a mouse, keyboard and monitor

If you are interested in this position, please apply using the "Apply" option. If you have questions, or would like to speak with a Recruiter directly, send an email to the contact person below and note the job identification number in the subject line.

Bennett VonStetten

Technical Recruiter



Keywords: Computer Aid, Harrisburg , Systems Security Analyst III, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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