Security Analyst

Location: Addison, Texas
Date Posted: 09-27-2018
**Local Candidates to DFW area only please

Our client, a renowned health benefits company supplying customers with discount medical and lifestyle benefits along with insured products for their employees is currently in need of a Security Analyst to support their Head Office in Dallas.

They offer a fun, business casual environment with a strong company culture focused on employee engagement and recognition. A competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits plan (paid vacation, holidays, 401k with matching, company profit sharing, health/dental, life insurance) in addition to other daily/weekly perks contribute to a strong culture, being a main factor in ensuring low employee turnover.
Position Description:
Job duties for the Security Analyst include planning and implementing security measures to protect the company computer systems, networks and data. The ideal candidate will be up-to-date on the latest intelligence, including hackers’ methodologies, in order to anticipate security breaches. They will also be responsible for preventing data loss and service interruptions by researching new technologies that will effectively protect the network.

Responsibilities include:
  • Creating, testing and implementing network disaster recovery plans
  • Performing risk assessments and testing of data processing systems
  • Installing firewalls, data encryption and other security measures
  • Recommending security enhancements and purchases
  • Monitoring daily logs
  • Establishing policies and procedures
  • Training staff on network and information security procedures
Qualifications and Skills:
  • Must have a Bachelor's Degree at a minimum
  • Must have solid experience working in a Microsoft environment
  • Excellent written/verbal skills and strong follow-through abilities
  • Outgoing, proactive, and enthusiastic attitude
  • Ability to work under pressure and assimilate large quantities of information quickly without sacrificing quality and detail
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other team members by effectively integrating personal skills with those of others in accomplishing organizational goals 
  • Proven track record of dependability through tenure with previous employers

Genius Road, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
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