Kforce Security Analyst in Springfield, Massachusetts

A Kforce client in Springfield, Massachusetts (MA) is looking for a Security Analyst who provides operational and administrative support for the security solutions and technologies. Summary:This position creates, implements, and monitors policies, procedures and controls as required by the client's Information Security Management Program. The Security Analyst will also conduct incident response investigations to ensure appropriate reporting and corrective actions are taken. The position will conduct workforce training, raise awareness of security threats and best practices, and monitor the environment for threats.

  • BS in Computer Science or a related technical field

  • CISSP or equivalent certification preferred

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in Information Technology Security or related functions (IT Audit, IT Risk Management); or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Technical experience with security related technologies such as Active Directory, encryption, anti-virus, or firewalls

  • Some experience creating training materials and facilitating training events and communications

  • Knowledge of internal controls and Information Technology risk assessment and mitigation procedures

  • Skilled at advocating and championing technical and non-technical solutions

  • Strong analytical skills and be capable of translating complex business problems into conceptual solutions that fit the business need

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Customer service orientation

  • An understanding of healthcare from an operational and functional perspective preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years