Job: Security Analyst

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Job Description

Where it’s located: WSECU corporate office, 330 Union Ave. SE, Olympia, WA 98501
When you’d work:  Monday–Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, with scheduling flexibility required for this exempt position
How much you’ll earn: DOQ, plus an excellent benefits package!

Are you passionate about the continuous improvement of cybersecurity and exploring new ways to combat cyberattacks? We are looking for an experienced Security Analyst to monitor and maintain security technologies and tools to protect WSECU’s critical information resources. The right person for this position will be hired at the Security Analyst or Senior Security Analyst level, depending on experience and qualifications.

WSECU is going through a number of exciting efforts in our security environment to best serve our members while their technology and security expectations are rapidly changing. This is a rare and fantastic opportunity to join a great technical team in making these improvements. This includes tuning of our Security Information and Event Management solution, threat intelligence integration, web application expansion, expansion of the security around our software-defined datacenter, and much more.

The role of the Security Analyst is to research and respond to security alerts and incidents to minimize the time from alert to remediation. The Security Analyst will collaborate with the Senior Security Engineer, Systems Engineers, Architects and management to ensure security controls are maintained, improved and monitored in a continuously changing technology environment.

What does the Security Analyst do?

  • Maintains security operations by performing vulnerability scanning of servers, appliances and web applications. This includes performing web application penetration testing to find vulnerabilities.
  • Monitors threat intelligence information from various sources and tunes solutions based on information
  • Continuously tunes advanced malware solutions, web application firewall and endpoint security based on threats
  • Responds, analyzes and remediates security incidents based on clear understanding of IOCs, monitoring for threats, and breaking down malware
  • Takes action on alerts from various monitoring systems and perform timely investigations
  • Supports security tools such as: SIEM, anti-malware appliances, endpoint security, URL and application control, IDS/IPS, email filtering, and similar
  • Works collaboratively with Lines of Business and IT to implement recommendations
  • Enriches the cybersecurity industry by sharing threat intelligence information with designated partners

What are the requirements?

  • Minimum two years of technical experience as a systems or network administrator
  • Experience in the role of security analyst preferred
  • A passion for security and the desire to find answers
  • Knowledge of computer technology, networking, and experience with a broad range of computing platforms, workstations and their connectivity
  • Technology and security certifications preferred
  • Skills in networking, VPN, firewalls, intrusion detection, Log event correlation, Windows, Linux, Active Directory, vulnerability management , penetration testing, anti-virus/malware protection, and scripting languages (Perl, Power Shell, and more)
  • Ability to work well with little supervision and take initiative; ability to identify needs and act to implement changes
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills, human relations skills, and problem-solving skills. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of staff as well as outside individuals and vendors. A positive, collaborative and constructive manner of interacting with others
  • Ability to analyze and define information and situations, research problems, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Analytical and decision-making abilities.
  • Credibility in the computer industry, knowledge and insight to allow WSECU to vary its products and delivery methods
  • Current on technological trends, able to provide clear direction for the credit union to meet strategic initiatives

What do we mean by ‘We’re All In’?

Together, we can take care of today and grow for tomorrow.

This is WSECU’s Brand Promise. It means we’re here for our members.  We’re here for each other.  And we’re here for our communities.  In other words, we’re all in…for all of us. 

For many of our employees, WSECU is a second family. We take care of each other as much as we take care of our members.  Just take a look at our employee testimonial page and see what our staff has to say.

And it doesn’t stop there – we also reach out in many different ways to take care of the communities we’re proud to serve. 

We look forward to receiving your application and learning more about you! 

Contact us at 360.943.7911 ext. 11111 with any questions.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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