Information Security Analyst in Houston, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you well versed in information security concepts, penetration testing, and cyber security incident response?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Houston!

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Information Security Analyst:
  • Support all information security activities
  • Monitor computer networks for security issues
  • Analyze and investigate security breaches and other cyber security incidents
  • Work with IT governance for SOC and other regulatory requirements
  • Respond to third party assessment requirements
  • Work with clients to identify requirements and drive outcomes
Requirements of the Information Security Analyst:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • At least 2 years of experience in IT
  • Excellent knowledge of information security
  • Experience with network penetration testing
  • Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts
  • Ability to identify and help with vulnerability mitigation
  • Understanding of patch management and business impact
Keywords: Information Security Analyst, SOC, SIEM, Cyber Security

Job ID: 333429

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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