This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

IT Security Analyst - Rentokil in Wyomissing, PA at Rentokil North America

Date Posted: 11/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


 
 
IT Security Analyst
 
The role is part of the North America IT Security Team providing support to the NA IT and business functions.
 
Applies and maintains specific security controls as required by organizational policy and local risk assessments to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability of business information systems and to enhance resilience to unauthorized access. Contributes to vulnerability assessments. Recognizes when an IT network/system has been attacked internally, by a remote host, or by malicious code, such as virus, worm or Trojan etc., or when a breach of security has occurred. Takes immediate action to limit damage, according to the organization’s security policy, which may include escalation to next level, and records the incident and action taken. Demonstrates effective communication of security issues to business managers and others. Performs basic risk assessments for information systems and vendors.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Applies and maintains specific security controls as required by organisational policy and local risk assessments to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability of business information systems and to enhance resilience to unauthorised access.
    Contributes to vulnerability assessments. Recognizes when an IT network/system has been attacked internally, by a remote host, or by malicious code, such as virus, worm or Trojan etc., or when a breach of security has occurred. Takes immediate action to limit damage, according to the organization’s security policy, which may include escalation to next level, and records the incident and action taken.
    Demonstrates effective communication of security issues to business managers and others. Performs basic risk assessments for small information systems.
    Investigates minor security breaches in accordance with established procedures. Assists users in defining their access rights and privileges, and operates agreed logical access controls and security systems. Maintains agreed security records and documentation.
    Manages and maintains security Tools and systems including oversight and management of the Rentokil North America Standards.
    Assists in the implementation of security policies and programs as directed by NA & Global Information Security leadership.


Responsibilities

Knowledge & skills:
  • Monitors and tests network usage, for compliance with legal and policy requirements, to detect (for example) transmission of any offensive or indecent material, and reports such incidents immediately to the appropriate authority.
  • Investigates and reconciles violation reports and logs generated by automated policing mechanisms. Investigates any other minor security breaches, in accordance with established procedures and security standards.   Compiles reports and recommendations for management follow-up.
  • Assists users in defining their needs for new access rights and privileges. Operates and administers logical access controls relating to one or more platforms in order to provide continuous and secure access to information services.
  • For all services and systems within IT Security Management, maintains auditable records and user documentation. For example, assists in the preparation and maintenance of business recovery plans, particularly in the data collection and compilation/production/distribution phases of
    the exercise.
  • Provides advice and handles most inquiries relating to information security, contingency planning and other related activities with only infrequent reference to more senior staff for assistance.
  • Applies and maintains specific procedures and security controls as required by organizational policy and local risk assessments to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability of business information systems and infrastructure components.
  • Identifies potential threats to the confidentiality, integrity or availability of the system. Determines when security issues should be escalated to a higher level, to enhance resilience to unauthorized access.
  • Recognizes when an IT network/system has been attacked internally, by a remote host, or by malicious code, such as virus, worm or Trojan etc., or when a breach of security has occurred. Takes immediate action to limit damage, according to the organization’s security policy, which may include escalation to next level, and records the incident and action taken.
  • Applies procedures to audit integrity of information and assess compliance with information security policies and standards, and carries out basic risk assessments.
  • Applies procedures to assess compliance of hardware and software configurations to policies, standards, legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Communicates information security issues effectively to business managers, users of systems and networks.
 
Experience:
 
A minimum of 2 years experience of:
  • ITIL based Incident and Problem management in a Multi-National organisation  
  • Management of IT Security tools and or services(e.g antivirus, Web or mail filtering services) within ITIL framework
Able to demonstrate sound knowledge of the working principles of  IP networking, Desktop, server hardware and operating systems, Web and mobile technologies.
 
 Relevant Qualifications:
  • Working towards or has achieved SSCP
  • CCSA or Similar vendor security solution - Preferred
  • ITIL  Foundation in IT Service Management  (required)
  • Security+, CEH, ISMP, etc or academic equivalents - Preferred


Additional Information

We are Proudly an Equal Opportunity Employer!
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
 
Link to Federal employment poster:
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
 Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision
https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf