Security Operations Analyst

San Mateo Metro Area, CA

Post Date: 08/03/2018 Job ID: JN -082018-3743 Job Category: Other
Our fast-growing client is looking for an experienced security analyst to support the company s AWS operations.

  • Monitor security exposures in AWS Cloud Infrastructure
  • Identify new security threats by conducting continuous monitoring, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments and log analysis and continuously monitor events in the community to identify threats and enhancement opportunities
  • Manage IAM policies to enforce privilege access for users and services.
  • Implement automation around security control enforcements using AWSConfig, Lambda, CloudFormation etc.
  • Create technically detailed reports on firewall block lists, device status, change management, hardware/software upgrades, and other areas as needed
  • Engage with all levels of leadership to gather requirements, build appropriate cloud security technology roadmaps and implementation plans.
  • Work with and educate business groups on threats that can impact their business
  • Evaluate, test, implement and support third-party security tools

  • BA./BS degree (required); M.S. degree or equivalent technical training
  • 2+ years with AWS/Public Cloud
  • 2+ Years with security engineering, system and/or network security
  • 5+ Years in a similar environment
  • Working knowledge of any scripting language
  • Strong user knowledge of security controls and tools for AWS public cloud services
  • Experience with managing network penetrations and provide remediation
  • User knowledge in one or more cloud security monitoring tools
  • Experience using cloud log analyzer or SIEM like Sumologic, Splunk or Elk
  • Linux and network administration basics
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present status updates and ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences

Nice to have:
  • Experience with AWS Cloudformation, Ansible or Puppet
  • Docker, AWS EC2 Container Service (ECS)

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.

Whether you re onsite at our Pleasanton headquarters or working for one of Vivo s clients the best brand names out there our promise to you is unwavering: we will treat you like you are our most important employee.

Do you think you get people get what they really need, and get how to deliver? We re not perfect but we re accountable. We re not in 32 countries, but we are in the heart of it all. So, if you are looking for a flexible, fun and high-energy work environment, along with the opportunity to work with some of the world s technology leaders, we can t wait to talk to you.

Vivo We Get People!

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