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Cloud Security Analyst

ActiveSoft, Inc Santa Clara, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Title: Cloud Security Analyst

Location: Santa Clara, CA / Nashua, NH / Cary, NC

Duration: Long Term

Reporting to the IT Security Manager, the Information Security Analyst is a position based in Santa Clara, CA / Nashua, NH / Cary, NC


  • Handling security incidents as reported by individuals and automated systems on laptops and mobile devices
  • Handling support of PC and Mac based users with security related problems
  • Monitoring compliance with IT Security policy and applicable law
  • Coordinating investigations and reporting of security incidents related to laptops
  • Coordinate and execute IT security projects for client at multiple locations
  • Engage in security research in keeping abreast of the latest security issues for Cloud enabled enterprises (including SAAS and IAAS)
  • Monitoring system compliance with the IT framework for controls and levels of access; recommending improvements
  • Maintains access for business by providing information, resources, and technical support.
  • Collaborate with other groups inside client to manage security vulnerabilities and help manage risks
  • Conduct and collaborate on laptop and server forensics as well as Cloud / Service Provider forensics with the global security team
  • Administer security-dedicated systems (Software Firewall management, log collection, reporting, analytics, Cloud Security consoles) as appropriate
  • Terraform, CloudFormation, Forseti and other similar tools experience is highly desired
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications :

  • BA or BSc. in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Assurance or related field
  • Advanced degree desirable
  • Must have four+ years of progressive experience in computing and information security
  • Must have experience with networking technology, protocols
  • Must have practical experience in Privacy Controls and implementing them in a corporate environment
  • Expert knowledge is desired of laptop operating systems (MacOS, Windows and Linux)
  • Previous experience working in a multinational corporate working environment is desirable
  • Proven project management experience a bonus - specifically experience in managing remote office configuration and bringup and working with remote / off-site vendors
  • Proven experience in Cloud computing and SAAS platform security, including email security
  • Proven experience with CASB and Cloud based logging and SIEM solutions
  • Business Application security analysis and practical experience is a plus (eg: SFDC, NS, SiSense)
  • CISSP, GIAC or other security certifications desired.
  • Knowledge of information security standards (e.g., ISO 17799/27002, etc.), rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality (e.g., FERPA, HIPAA, etc.) and desktop, server, application, database, network security principles for risk identification and analysis.
  • This position requires some weekend and evening assignments as well as availability during off-hours for participation in scheduled and unscheduled activities.


ActiveSoft, Inc


Santa Clara, CA