Security Remediation IT Systems Analyst

in Raleigh, NC

Job #:269051

Practice Area: Technology-X

Date Posted: 10/16/2018

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Job Title:  Security Remediation IT Systems Analyst

Location:  Raleigh, NC

Industry:  Banking

Terms:  12-18 Month Contract

Compensation:  $40hr W2 ($70k - $80k)

Requirements:  Security Remediation, IT Systems Analysis, Production Support and maintenance for hardware/software, Problem solving, SLA remediation, Windows Server, SQL Server, AIX, Websphere, Technical Support, Testing, Problem Resolution

Security Remediation IT Systems Analyst
Job Summary:

You will be a part of a growing team at the bank within Application Development & Support in the Check Processing - Image Archiving group. Currently this team is replacing an outdated system and will be streamlining their check processing operations. This person will be responsible for maintaining, debugging and solving all identified security vulnerabilities within the application and hardware environments, within prescribed Information Security Service Level Agreements (SLA's).  This individual will take daily direction from the Sr. Programmer/Analyst and Business Systems Analyst


Security Remediation IT Systems Analyst Job Responsibilities:

  • The Information Security team uses Qualys to scan the environment and identify security vulnerabilities within the Bank environment, to include multiple check processing distributed applications.  This scanning processes created reports of identified security vulnerabilities, that the IT Systems Analyst will be required to remediate. Prescribed SLA’s are in place to ensure Security Vulnerabilities are remediated per severity level.

  • Responsibilities include daily production support for the software and hardware components of the multiple Check Processing Capture Applications.  

  • Check Processing Capture environments include Windows Server, SQL Server, AIX and WebSphere components.  

  • Perform day to day operational activities, including production support and maintenance.

  • Ultimate objectives are:

    • Review the weekly Qualys Report for identified security vulnerabilities

    • Determine severity of said vulnerabilities and SLA remediation window

    • Working with Team Lead, and vulnerability remediation protocols, determine remediation approach.

    • Apply remediation (patch, configuration…)  approach in lower level environments and test to ensure application performs as expected. 

    • If non-prod remediation is successful, create plan for applying remediation protocol to production and DR environments.

    • Candidate will work with multiple IT partners to include application developers, servers operations, information security and database administrators.

    • Formal ITIL methodology in place for all change management and quality assurance processes. Adherence to process and methodology required

Security Remediation IT Systems Analyst Job Requirements:

  • Must Have Security Remediation vulnerabilities of Software sitting on top of infrastructure (Servers, OS, websphere)

  • Experience analyzing reports from Qualys, or similar experience receiving reports from InfoSec to go out and remediate the vulnerabilities

    • identifying the problem

    • putting the plan in place to solve the problem

    • Hands on with patching / configuration

  • Hands on with Infrastructure (servers, OS, Software). ex) Configure application, patch serve

  • Hands On & Tech Savvy in various IT Infrastructure Systems & Technical Acumen

    • An understanding of data flow and networking and protocols such as Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), domain name systems(DNS) and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).

    • Windows / AIX Servers, applications, Mainframe, Oracle, SQL, WebSphere .net, java ect

    • Strong technical abilities, quick study of new technology via on the job training, the intellect to resolve complex technical problems logically and methodically and good judgment to involve and communicate to senior level technician and management.

  • Technical Support:  Strong technical capabilities dealing with various system software and hardware platforms to support complex technical systems within the Check Processing Environments.

  • Testing: Must coordinate with multiple application support staff to adequately determine that all Check Processing Capture applications are thoroughly tested and validated in support of security patching.

  • Problem Resolution: Resolve various technical issues.  This person will work with senior technician as needed when experiencing new problem and in gaining experience.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to be on-call 24x7x365 (rotation)

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills, Self Starter, Thoroughness, Detail Oriented, Effective organizational and time management skills

  • Functionality Testing (Java Platforms)

  • Preferred Experience in a Debit / Credit Environment 


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group

  • Remote Workers?  Not eligible

  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered

  • Corp-to-Corp?  Yes, C2C candidates are being considered

How to Apply:


For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Ben Jones at 919-328 8672 with your full name, job title, and location.

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