Information Security Analyst – Junior

Mission Multiplier is seeking a Junior Information Security Analyst (ISA) to plan, implement, upgrade, and/or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. Their actions ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. The Journeyman ISA may respond to computer security breaches and viruses. The applicant must apply fundamental concepts, processes, practices, and procedures on technical assignments. While under supervision, they must perform work that requires practical experience and training.

About this Job

This is a full-time, contract-based role, currently approved for a work from home status, where the selected applicant filling the position would be responsible for information security analyst activities listed below in support of the proposed IRS Safeguards subcontracted between Mission Multiplier and Booz Allen Hamilton.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor and respond to computer breaches and viruses
  • Safeguard digital files
  • Monitor and manage vital electronic infrastructure
  • Perform helpdesk level support and assistance to the security team
  • Develop, implement and monitor enterprise information security
  • Maintain a current understanding of the IT threat landscape for the industry
  • Constantly update the cybersecurity strategy to leverage new technology and threat information
  • Develop and review security policies, controls, and cyber incident response planning
  • Brief the executive and field teams on status all current projects/ tasks during weekly tag-ups

Requirements

  • Two (2) years of experience in a combination of cyber, information security, and/or IT related field
  • Strong background and experience in Information Security, IT strategy, and security architecture
  • Excellent written, verbal, and nonverbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences at all levels of the organization, as well as third-party executives and government agencies
  • Ability and willingness to travel if needed
  • Interest and the ability to serve as a hands-on leader
  • Knowledge of Microsoft O365 and its full suite of applications
  • A track record of assessing threat and vulnerability from a business perspective as well as a technical perspective; and the ability to develop and champion affordable, efficient and timely security architectures and solutions that support the growth of the enterprise’s business

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Cybersecurity or related field required, Advanced degree preferred
  • SEC+ or ability to obtain within 6-months of offer (Required)
  • Three (3) additional years of experience in lieu of a college degree will be considered

About Mission Multiplier

Mission Multiplier is a HUBZone certified small business headquartered in Huntsville, Alabama. We multiply the impact that clients can make against their mission objectives by providing cybersecurity subject matter expertise and thought leadership. Our goal is to multiply the successes that our clients achieve against their respective missions, while simultaneously enabling the missions of our employees – with the end result of securing and enriching the communities we serve – through the delivery of innovative cybersecurity solutions.

To apply for this job email your details to npinyan@missionmultiplier.com