Security Data Analyst

San Mateo Metro Area, CA

Posted: 05/03/2024 Job Number: JN -052024-4854

Job Description

Our client, in the autonomous driving vehicle space, is looking for a meticulous and analytical individual to join our team as a Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Analyst. This role involves providing technical assistance in the deployment, configuration, and optimization of our client's DLP security platforms. This person will utilize the DLP tools to detect and identify data loss risks, validate the efficiencies of processes, systems and services that handle sensitive information. This is a 6 month contract opportunity with a hybrid schedule of 3 days onsite (minimum) at their Foster City, CA location.

  • Serve as the inaugural analyst for the emerging team, spearheading efforts in data loss prevention (DLP) initiatives.
  • Collaborate closely with senior engineer, in crafting and refining policies for data collection- then cleaning, processing, and generating reports. This includes a focus on identifying patterns and problem-solving to enhance data insights.
  • Analyze a variety of data sources, including but not limited to Crowdstrike and DLP for Zoom, to determine their potential value in strengthening the organization's security
  • Proficiently handle raw data, whether structured or unstructured, utilizing analytical skills to extract meaningful insights and produce actionable reports.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in automation techniques to streamline data analysis processes and enhance efficiency.
  • Exercise keen problem-solving abilities to identify and address emerging challenges in data protection and loss prevention.
  • Associate's Degree or equivalent in computer science, statistics, mathematics, internet security, or related fields. Alternatively, relevant on-the-job experience from academia, law enforcement, military service, or government service.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in reviewing and resolving DLP alerts.
  • Familiarity with pertinent data privacy and protection regulations.
  • Ability to comprehend technical intricacies and eagerness to acquire knowledge of new and complex technologies. Enthusiastic about tackling challenging tasks.
  • Proficiency in critical thinking, objectivity, rationality, and the ability to communicate in a results-driven, data-centric manner.
  • Knowledge of NIST CSF, RMF, and SP 800-53.
Nice to Have:
  • Experience with CrowdStrike.
  • Familiarity with statistical analytical tools and data visualization techniques.
  • Experience with policy/rule software tools.

About Vivo

Having been in business since 2006, Vivo is a full-service recruiting and consulting company, specializing in mid to senior level technology resources. Our brand promise is simple: we get people. We get that our clients don t want to waste time and that our candidates and employees thrive when given honest feedback and an opportunity to grow.

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