DXC Technology Data Security Analyst in Newark, Delaware

Job Description:

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally. For more information, visit www.dxc.technology.

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