DXC Technology Data Security Analyst in Newark, Delaware

Job Description:

Summary

  • Analyzes, recommends and implements data and computer security policies and procedures to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

  • Essential Job Functions

  • Analyzes, recommends, and implements the installation of security software, locks, alarm systems, and other security measures to prevent hackers from infiltrating company information.

  • Monitors and analyzes attempted efforts to compromise security protocols. Identifies and investigates activities and conducts and provides analyses regarding results. Escalates issues to higher level associates.

  • Monitors and assists in analyzing security systems for routers, switches and firewalls to ensure proper connectivity and configuration.

  • Reviews computer logs and messages to identify and report possible violations of security. Coordinates, documents, and reports on internal investigations of security violations.

  • Conducts tests to determine degree of stability of existing data security architecture.

  • Interacts with customers to understand their security needs; assists in the development and implementation of procedures to accommodate them.

  • Writes security status reports to provide system status, report potential and actual security violations and provide procedural recommendations.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Bachelor's degree in information systems security, computer science, or related field preferred

  • Three or more years of experience in information systems security

  • Experience working with company software and hardware products

  • Experience working with domain structures and digital signatures

  • Experience working with operating systems

  • Experience working with firewall theory and configuration

  • Experience working with security systems and implementation procedures

  • Experience working with network software and hardware

  • Experience working with computer desktop packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.

Work Environment

  • Office environment

  • Requires shift work

  • Requires weekend work

DXC Technology is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities