IT Threat Analyst (O365 & Teams)
About the Job
Duration: Long term renewable contract
Location: Jacksonville, Florida (Remote during Covid-19)
Job ID: 4660-1
This position will begin as a remote position during Covid-19 and then transition to an onsite role.
This is a Full Time W2 position, no subcontracting or C2C, unable to provide sponsorship for this position at this time.
Pursuing IT Threat Analyst resource to support cloud, O365 and TEAMs initiatives.
The IT Security Threat Analyst independently develops, maintains, and implements comprehensive information security monitoring programs including defining security policies, processes and standards for large and complex environments. Perform comprehensive threat analysis and recommends appropriate course of action, mitigation, and remediation. Provide consultative guidance on the development of information security strategies and programs through demonstrated expertise and knowledge of industry trends and changes with respect to advanced and sophisticated cyberattacks and threats.
Independently, proactively and automatically correlates and analyzes threat data from various sources specifically from Microsoft TEAMS and 0365 deployments
Subject matter expert in the detection and identification of cyberattack signatures, tactics, techniques and procedures associated with advanced threats
Leads assessments and development of cyber threat profiles of current events based on collection, research and analysis of open source information
Leads root cause analysis of any monitoring alerts and threats identified by third-party vendor, or internal systems and workforce. Once root cause is determined, proposes and leads cross-departmental efforts, if required, to implement appropriate security controls and solutions that will mitigate risk and vulnerabilities, as well as safeguard our systems and data
Independently and proactively prepares detailed technical papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for Management and other Technology Leaders
Develops and maintains documentation for security monitoring procedures and security diagrams
Leads the development of proposed design, configuration, and implementation of security monitoring architecture
Serve as a subject matter expert for team members, specializing in network security monitoring, host analysis, and log analysis
Creates and leads initiatives to improve security monitoring operations center processes
Leads improvements discussions with third-party vendor regarding security monitoring functions
Proactively identifies company-wide program opportunities and works to implement solutions. Guides the direction of the overall information security monitoring and threat analysis program
Related Bachelor’s degree or additional related equivalent work experience IT related field
6+ years related work experience in IT Security
3-5 years of Security Operations Center Threat Analysis experience
Experience using Agile methodology
Experience with identifying threats from Microsoft TEAMS and/or 0365 deployments and cloud (Azure, AWS) architectures.
Strong technical knowledge of security architecture, tools and controls with specific demonstrated experience in proactive detection, mitigation, and resolution of advanced cyberattacks and/or threats
Strong technical knowledge of security infrastructure including security firewalls, data loss prevention, encryption, and end point protection appliances
In-depth knowledge of information threat analysis and detection concepts and principles and impact
CISSP – Cert Information Systems Security Prof Or CEH, CISM, CRISC, etc
About our Company
DataSoft Technologies is a highly recognized provider of professional IT Consulting services in the US. Founded in 1994, DataSoft Technologies, Inc. provides staff augmentation services for Information Technology and Automotive Services. Our team memberbenefits include:
Paid Holidays/Paid Time Off (PTO)
Short Term/Long Term Disability