The Information Security Analyst will work closely with the Director of Information Security as well as the desktop, server, and network teams to help protect information assets of the Firm. They will assist with implementing and supporting information security policies. The Information Security Analyst is expected to stay up-to-date with current and emerging trends to help reduce the Firm’s exposure to new and existing threats.
Work with Phishing analyst for scheduled phishing campaigns.
Support helpdesk with phishing-related issues as well as respond to user inquiries.
Monitoring and alerting:
Work with security vendor to monitor systems events.
Provide first-level response incoming events.
Review alerts and follow appropriate procedures to determine severity.
Maintain and ensure the confidentiality of client and firm data.
Use the Firm’s vulnerability scanning software to identify, classify, prioritize, mitigate, and remediate software vulnerabilities.
Work with infrastructure team and desktop engineering team to remediate biggest risks.
Monitor and document progress towards security goals.
Additional duties include:
Assist in preparation and tracking of client security assessments.
Prepare material for user id audits.
Work with desktop and server teams for patch management.
Interface with networking team as needed.
Support evidence collection and preservation for ISO 27001 audit.
Assist in annual testing of disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
Special projects as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required. Degree in Cybersecurity or Computer Science preferred.
5 years’ of IT experience.
Familiarity with popular cybersecurity tools.
Knowledge of CompTIA Security+, CEH, GIAC GSEC, SSCP, CISM, or CISSP.
Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong organizational and administrative skills.
Excellent attention to detail and ability to execute through to completion.
Creative problem solving skills, reasoning ability, and logical thought process.
Ability to work under pressure and meet various deadlines.
Demonstrated ability to professionally interact and collaborate with colleagues at all levels.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Outstanding sense of customer service.
Enthusiastic, proactive, and positive attitude.
Ability to handle confidential matters with discretion.
Must be self-motivated to produce quality work.
High level of integrity and honesty.
Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in using Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint. Ability to quickly get up to speed and master new applications and software is critical.
Flexibility to work overtime when necessary.
This job description is a general description of the types of responsibilities that are required of an individual in this job. It is not intended to be a complete list of the responsibilities, duties and skills that may be required for this job.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. is a general practice, full service Am Law 100 law firm employing approximately 500 attorneys serving clients worldwide. We are headquartered at One Financial Center in Boston’s Financial District and have additional US offices in Los Angeles, New York City, San Diego, San Francisco, and Washington, DC, as well as an office in London and a strong international practice.
Mintz was founded in 1933 by Haskell Cohn and Benjamin Levin. The firm’s Managing Member is Robert I. Bodian. Our collaborative attorneys work within four core practice areas — Transactional, Intellectual Property, Litigation & Investigations, and Regulatory & Advisory – and combine legal, business, and industry insight to provide exceptional legal strategies for clients in a variety of industries.