Information Security Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • Applications have closed
  • 14

Website cloudera Cloudera

If you are interested in the field of information security and would like to advance your career as a Security Analyst this opportunity is waiting for you! As a Security Analyst at Cloudera you will be a key contributor to our Information Security team collaborating on internal security initiatives, ensuring that departments are following corporate security policies and procedures while gaining expertise in the rewarding and in high demand field of Information Security. Cloudera is a great company with a startup culture and highly competitive employee benefits.


  • Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies

  • Analyze threats and vulnerabilities that may affect Cloudera

  • Develop training materials for security awareness and deliver security technology training, such as emerging trends of security risks, latest security tools and methodologies, information security concepts

  • Work with developers, system/network administrators, and other colleagues to ensure secure design, development, and implementation of applications and networks in traditional data centers and public cloud (AWS or similar)

  • Update and gather information related to InfoSec

  • Audit departments for process, procedure and policy compliance

  • Participate in the Security Incident Response Team

  • Identify security risks and develop solutions to eliminate or minimize risks


Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a related technical field

  • Communicate concepts in elegant, concise, eloquent form to management and to cross-functional departments or teams verbally, in writing, and through pictures or diagrams when appropriate

  • Excellent written, oral, instructional, presentation and interpersonal skills focused on motivation and positive attitude. Highly self-motivated, directed and change oriented. Very strong customer orientation

  • Use appropriate interpersonal skills to give information to and receive information from coworkers and clients in a tactfully and professional manner.

  • Project management experience

  • Basic knowledge of Information Security concepts

  • Ability to self-learn and maintain a strong proficiency in technical tools, countermeasures and techniques.

  • Document evidence and procedures

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Basic understanding of best practice control frameworks and regulatory requirements, e.g. ISO 27001/2, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, SOX, SOC

  • Self-motivated, positive attitude, and a team player

  • Preferred Certifications: CISSP, CCNA, CISA / CISM certification or similar

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