Security Analyst

$80,000 - $90,000 yearly
Job Category: Technology
Position Type: Direct Hire / Permanent
Work Model: In Office
Location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Job ID: 140145
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance
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We are seeking a skilled Security Analyst with 2-3 years of experience in vulnerability management, particularly within Azure cloud environments to join our client. This position is based locally in Hoffman Estates, IL, and offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to their cybersecurity efforts in a dynamic and growing organization.

This position provides the opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment that values innovation and growth, competitive compensation package with comprehensive benefits, as well as professional development opportunities and training in cutting-edge technologies. Join our client for the chance to make a meaningful impact in enhancing their Azure cloud security posture.

Security Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Conduct regular vulnerability assessments and penetration testing within Azure cloud infrastructure
  • Analyze and prioritize vulnerabilities based on risk assessment and potential impact
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to remediate identified vulnerabilities promptly
  • Develop and implement strategies for proactive vulnerability detection and mitigation
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents and alerts related to Azure cloud services
  • Maintain documentation related to vulnerability assessments, findings, and remediation activities
  • Stay informed about emerging security threats and vulnerabilities specific to Azure cloud services
  • Provide recommendations for security improvements and best practices in Azure cloud environments
  • Assist in developing and enhancing security policies, procedures and guidelines relevant to Azure cloud security

Security Analyst Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security or related field
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in vulnerability management, specifically within Azure cloud environments
  • Proficiency in using vulnerability assessment tools and techniques
  • Familiarity with Azure security services such as Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel, etc.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Relevant certifications such as Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or similar, preferred

If you are a passionate Security Analyst with a focus on Azure cloud security and vulnerability management, we encourage you to apply and join our dedicated team.

Thank you,

Kelsey Person
Associate Principal
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.