Security Analyst II - Mainstreet - Downtown Dallas
Baylor Scott & White Health
Location: Dallas, Texas
Internal Number: 21011882
Enforce the information security and control policies, procedures, and standards.
Participates in implementations to ensure security requirements and appropriate guidelines and controls are incorporated into the systems being positioned in, around and on the infrastructure.
Perform risk assessments of systems, applications and networks to identify weaknesses and ensure the effectiveness of internal controls in reducing risk to information systems.
Perform analysis as required on large, disparate data sets to identify malicious activities within the infrastructure.
Monitor Alerts and Reports and take appropriate action.
Utilize ticketing system to ensure analysis, research and documentation remain consistent.
Engineering: Ensure established security tools and infrastructure run as required.
Perform updates and/or patches based on established security tools and infrastructure as needed.
Manage and Control access to established security tools and infrastructure.
Assurance: Conduct interviews and assist requesters in onboarding end devices onto the Infrastructure utilizing established processes and procedures, and ensuring security requirements and appropriate guidelines and controls are in place.
Perform risk assessments for all infrastructure as requested utilizing established tools.
Run vulnerability analysis for all infrastructure as requested utilizing established tools.
Assists the Information Security Officer in enforcing information security, mitigating risks and ensuring compliance to regulatory strategies.
Operations: Provide eyes on monitoring of security systems. Report on and act upon alerts based on established procedures and ability to follow directions from management for non-procedure events.
Ability to perform consistent and efficient data analysis.
Prioritize response efforts based on established procedures.
Perform remediation for systems discovered or directed based on procedures or management direction.
Provide deeper log analysis and data mining as directed.
WHAT IS EXPECTED (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
Correlate data and reports from different sources, make logical inferences about that data, and be able to publish results.
Ability to develop tools and scripts to aid in data processing or other aspects of log and or security research.
Provide assistance in review of firewalls, intrusion detection systems and enterprise anti-virus software.
Assist in vulnerability scans as requested to determine potential exposure. Participate in incident response procedures as needed to assist in root cause analysis through established processes and procedures.
Make recommendations in established processes and procedures.
Participate in projects as requested. Evaluate alerts and reports to assist in tuning security systems for accurate results.
Remediate compromised endpoints through established processes and procedures and with current toolset.
Review detailed log analysis. Provides / Review recommendations for remediation based on that review, correlation and log analysis.
Prepare reports as requested.
The information contained in this job description is intended to describe the essential job functions required of those assigned to this job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to perform the job. Please note that management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The ability to competently perform all the essential duties of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation, demonstrated commitment to effective customer service delivery, integrity, and the ability to work productively as a member of a team or work group are basic requirements of all positions at Baylor Scott & White Health
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Analytical skills with sound and logical problem-solving capabilities and demonstrated experience Critical thinking and strong logic skills Written and verbal communication skill; Demonstrated ability to effectively explain complex concepts to others in layman terms Ability to work with others in teams and share analysis and collaborate well on problems Ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure Self-motivated to identify and resolve issues Ability to work on a variety of incidents, work assignments or projects simultaneously Demonstrated desire to increase knowledge in security related fields Demonstrates customer-oriented service excellence principal while remaining mission focused Knowledge of network protocols, operating systems and a general knowledge of Information Security best practices and technology
PREFERENCES AND EQUIVALENCIES
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Engineering, Science (Technical), Management Information Systems or Similar Degree Program
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!