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IT Security Specialist

IT Security Specialist

Manchester, NH
Full-time


POSITION SUMMARY

Under direct supervision, provide support to the development and implementation of cybersecurity policies and technologies.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement plans to safeguard computer data against accidental or unauthorized adaptation, destruction, disclosure, or other breach.
  • Ensure system security; improves server and network efficiency by training users and promoting security awareness.
  • Collaborate with users to understand and communicate a variety of issues and needs including data access, security violations, and programming modifications.
  • Adapt and update security processes, applications, and tools to incorporate new software and correct errors
  • Conduct risk assessments and execute tests of data processing systems to ensure proper functioning of data processing activities and security measures
  • Document policies, procedures, and tests related to computer security and emergency measures.
  • Compile evidence to be used in prosecuting cybercrimes, as necessary.
  • Review network information and topology and provide insights into risk
  • Develop and review draft plans to assess security controls; provide assessment plan improvement recommendations.
  • Use assessment procedures defined in security assessment plan to assess security controls
  • Document issues and findings from security controls assessments; provide recommendations for remediation
  • Review new cybersecurity policy/regulations, analyze and provide recommendations on security controls to address gaps
  • Develop subject matter expertise on security frameworks and requirements, using this knowledge to advise, support policy development, and conduct risk analysis
  • Support and audit Company physical security
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for creating a professional, safe, and clean environment evidenced by: being at work on time to perform assigned duties, following the policies of Granite State Manufacturing, always wearing safety glasses in designated areas, maintaining a neat and orderly work area, and following safety practices to prevent errors.
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by establishing effective relationships and networks with both managers/directors and workers, and collaborating with them to accomplish shared purposes and goals.
  • Abides by GSM Code of Ethics and Business Conduct standards and strictly observes all U.S. and foreign laws and regulations.

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • 0-3 years of information assurance or cybersecurity
  • Experience assessing Security Controls for IT – university level exposure is sufficient
  • Working knowledge of NIST 800-171 is desired
  • Experience with Git/GitLab/GitHub/bitbucket desired.
  • Knowledge of DoD Cyber policies, NIST Publications and DoD STIGs and SRGs
  • Knowledge of the areas of vulnerability and risk management
  • Knowledge and experience of current and emerging information assurance security practices
  • Scripting/automation experience a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

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