Information Security Analyst

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1 year +
ESG Consulting
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Our client is seeking an Information Security Analyst to assists in the day-to-day administration and maintenance of IT security systems and first level support to the Help Desk for IT security system issues. To solve IT security problems and executes solutions within specifications and with direction/guidance.

Job Duties And Performance Standards

  • Serves as an administrator for IT security systems.
  • Administers departmental Firewall solutions.
  • Monitors and implements changes after approval, backups,
  • works with trouble tickets, and patching.
  • Administers departmental email filtering solutions.
  • Monitors and implements changes after approval, backups,
  • works with trouble tickets, and patching.
  • Responds to incidents on a 24x7 basis.

Other duties as assigned.

  • Creates policies and procedures for the administration of IT security systems, where needed.
  • Firewalls
  • VPN
  • Performs vulnerability assessments against new devices before production implementation.
  • Configures, tests, reports, and provides guidance to correct deficiencies with IT system assessments.
  • Escalates issues with the Information Security Officer (ISO).
  • Works with various levels of departmental personnel to ensure that business needs and security objectives are met.
  • Completes work requests.
  • Responds to email requests dealing with IT security systems.
  • Works with section managers and the ISO to determine appropriate security controls for business systems.
  • Assists the ISO with technology evaluations and solutions.
  • Conducts reviews of new and existing technologies and coordinates planning with the ISO.
  • Reviews statistics from current IT security systems and provides feedback to ISO.

Mandatory Qualifications

3 years experience with configuring and maintaining hardware firewalls
2 years experience with configuring and maintaining VPN systems
2 years experience with configuring and maintaining.nix systems
2 years experience with configuring and maintaining Windows server systems
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

SSCP Certification
CISSP Certification
Security Certification
GIAC Certification


  • Low stress work environment
  • Promote from within
  • Flexible start times
  • Health, Dental, Vision, 401K


ESG Consulting is an award-winning national provider of diversified information technology consulting services to Fortune 1000, public sector entities, and emerging growth firms nationwide.

Founded in 1986, ESG offers more than 32 years of experience in the IT staffing, Engineering and consulting industry. While local to Atlanta we are headquartered in Santa Clara.

ESG is an equal opportunity company. Our flexible management culture believes in creating a business environment that fosters personal and professional growth and achievement. We make ESG a place where people are treated not as employees but as "partners".