Cybersecurity Analyst

Clifton Park, New York

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Posted 1 week ago

Kitware is actively seeking a full-time Cybersecurity Analyst that will assist in protecting company information assets through security policies and procedures, enterprise accounts and permissions management, application and system security software, patching, incident response, vulnerability management, and security technology implementation, operations, and maintenance.

Responsibilities

  • Help define information security requirements for company
  • Assist with implementing information security applications to internal users' computers
  • Assist with security certification process and procedures
  • Conduct integrated analysis of multiple audit logs (e.g., firewall, Web server)
  • Assist with identifying information security violations and recommend corrective actions to gain compliance
  • Assist with implementing corrective or preventive actions
  • Mitigate risks by installing security patches, running anti-virus or other security utilities
  • Assist with identifying and writing specifications to meet IT security requirements at the applications or network level

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field. Applicable years of experience may be substituted for degree requirement
  • Experience applying IT security principles, methods, and tools to the IT security environment, documentation methods, performance management methods
  • Basic knowledge of applying IT security regulations and policies
  • Due to contractual restrictions, only candidates that are US Persons (citizens, permanent residents, asylees or refugees) will be considered for this position
Company DescriptionFounded in 1998, Kitware is a leader in the creation and support of open-source software and state-of-the-art technology, and is one of the fastest growing software companies in the country. Kitware leverages its diverse technical expertise to provide advanced custom solutions for a host of complex technical problems. Kitware’s mission is to advance the frontiers of understanding by developing innovative open-source software platforms and integrating them into research, processes, and products. 
We partner with premier government R&D agencies such as DARPA, IARPA, AFRL, ONR, and NRL; branches of the US military; and members of the intelligence community on a range of efforts including prime contracts, SBIRs, and STTRs. In addition, we provide commercial services to companies ranging from tiny startups to Fortune 500 internet companies. By joining our team, you will be contributing your expertise to develop robust solutions for real-world, challenging problems that directly enhance our national security.Kitware employs an open source business model to foster extended, collaborative communities, and to provide flexible, high-quality technical solutions. If you’ve used CMake, ITK, or VTK, you know our work and the impact it has on the communities we help build
Additional informationKitware team members enjoy a small company environment, flexibility in work assignments, and high levels of independence and responsibility.  Besides a great work environment, our comprehensive benefits package includes a generous compensation plan, tuition reimbursement program, flexible working hours, six weeks paid time off, 401(k), health insurance, life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, bonus plan, and free coffee, drinks and snacks. 
Kitware actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, protected veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.
Job tags: Firewall Incident response Military Open Source Vulnerability management