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Information Security Analyst
Job ID IT JOBS#240
Location: Gurgaon, India
Required Skills:
Founded in 1987 and listed on NASDAQ, our client is headquartered in the USA and has an annual turnover of over USD 2+ Billion. They are a leading provider of technology solutions for small, medium, enterprises throughout the North America, Europe and Asia. Their comprehensive expertise and proven experience in advanced technologies and consulting & implementation services makes them the preferred partner for many global MNC customers.

We are hiring an Information Security Analyst to work in our growing IT Security team. You will monitor our computer networks for security issues, install security software, and document any security issues or breaches you find. To do well in this role you should have a bachelor's degree in computer science, An Industry Recognized certification Like CISSP and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the information security field.

- Monitor computer networks for security issues.
- Investigate security breaches and other cyber security incidents.
- Install security measures and operate software to protect systems and information infrastructure, including firewalls and data encryption programs.
- Document security breaches and assess the damage they cause.
- Work with security team to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities.
- Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard.
- Stay current on IT security trends and news.
- Develop company-wide best practices for IT security.
- Perform penetration testing.
- Help colleagues install security software and understand information security management.
- Research security enhancements and make recommendations to management.
- Stay up-to-date on information technology trends and security standards.
- Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
- Experience in information security or related field. 
- Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques. CEH
- Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts. RSA Netwitness, Cisco sourceFire, PaloAlto Networks, Cisco IronPort
- Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them. Rapid7 Vulnerability manager, Metasploit, Qualys 
- Understanding of patch management with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.

LOCATION: Gurgaon, India

JOB TYPE: Full-time and Permanent hiring

COMPENSATION: Best in the industry