Security Analyst

San Jose, CA

Company Name :IBA Infotech LLC

Type : Contract

Primary Skills : Information Technology, IT Security, Audit Experience, AWS

Location : San Jose


Job Description:


6 or more years with IT security and audit experience with extensive knowledge of national/international security and risk management standards including NIST, PCI, CJIS, CMS, ISO, SOX, HIPAA, HITECH and other regulatory requirements .

Knowledge of GRC systems, security standards and progressive experience documenting and performing security assessments, and reviews.

  1. Assist the CJIS Program Manager/Administrator with the administration of the CJIS Security, Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) enterprise risk management processes.
  2. Engage and assist specific stakeholders/agencies with risk assessment processes, and identify gaps in security control environment and CJIS compliance requirements.
  3. Perform gap analysis of security requirements implemented within the business unit/agency application(s) and operations according to Corporate processes, statute, regulation, standards and CJIS policies.
  4. Provide guidance to staff with standard interpretation of CJIS/NIST/FedRAMP controls and other security statutory and regulatory requirements.
  5. Assist with policy/process/procedure development and documentation along with entering information into GRC systems to complete risk assessment, analysis and processes.  
  6. Assist with GRC volume of work for business units/agencies.
  7. Assist with establishing Cyber Security/Risk Management Frameworks. 
  8. Work with team in improving process.
  9. Other risk management/cyber security related tasks as assigned.


Skills & Ideal Experience

  • Information Technology Experience – Required – 6 Years
  • IT Security and/or Audit Experience – Required – 6 Years
  • PCI, NIST, FISMA, HIPPA, CJIS, or related experience – Required -  5 Years
  • Experience working in large, complex business and/or IT environments – Required – 6 Years
  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science, MIS, Business, Accounting, or Engineering (or related) – Required – 4 Years
  • Technical skills: knowledge and experience in IT security statutes, regulations, and standards, experience in GRC tool(s). – Required – 5 Years
  • CISSP/CISM/CISA certifications – Preferred
  • AWS Cloud experience and certifications - Preferred
  • Practical experience with commercial and/or Federal Government Governance, Risk & Compliance platforms – Required – 3 Years
  • Practical experience working with business and IT/LOB stakeholders to complete Risk Assessments – Required – 3 Years
  • 8-10 total years related experience, ideally in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Experience building solid configuration management for rapid application deployment and pipeline environments.
  • Results-oriented, collaborative professional with ability to work successfully in a highly matrixed organization.
  • Clear communicator who is very conductive to working in a team environment and helps lift team spirit.
  • Grit, drive and a strong feeling of ownership.