Network Security Analyst

Job ID: 310714    Posted 1 week ago

Austin, Texas


Network Engineering

Job Details

 IDR is seeking a Network Security Analyst to join one of our top clients in Austin, TX. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a large organization and work within an ever-growing team-oriented culture, please apply today!

Position Overview/Responsibilities for the Network Security Analyst:
Level Description
1-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
Job Description
A network security analyst ensures that information systems and computer networks are secure. This includes protecting the company against hackers and cyber-attacks, as well as monitoring network traffic and server logs for activity that seems unusual. Additionally, these analysts are responsible for finding vulnerabilities in the computer networks and creating recommendations for how to minimize these vulnerabilities. The network security analyst investigates security breaches, develops strategies for any security issues that arise, and utilizes the help of firewalls and antivirus software to maintain security.

Required Skills for the Network Security Analyst:

3 yearsRequiredUtilize EDR/XDR platforms, including NetWitness, SentinelOne, Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, and related products, to correlate data from various network and security tools across the HHSC network.
3 yearsRequiredResearch, document, and present threat hunting research on cyber threat actors specifically targeting HHSC business operations, information networks, and data.
3 yearsRequiredLeverage cyber threat hunting frameworks including PEAK, Sqrrl, and TaHiTI, to develop threat hunting hypotheses, determine scope, ensure repeatable processes, define outputs, and measure success in malicious behaviors detected, vulnerabilities discover.
3 yearsRequiredEmploy threat modeling methodologies such as STRIDE, TRIKE, MITRE ATT&CK, and PASTA, to identify potential vulnerabilities, attack vectors, and threat actors specifically targeting HHSC networks, data, and users.
3 yearsRequiredDevelop, maintain, and update HHSC threat hunting program documentation, including policies, SOPs, and playbooks, in accordance with industry, DIR, and HHSC guidelines and documentation standards.

What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Full Benefits; Medical, Vision, Dental, and more!
  • Opportunity to get in with an industry leading organization
  • Close-knit and team-oriented culture
Why IDR?
  • 25+ Years of Proven Industry Experience in 4 major markets
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program
  • Dedicated Engagement Manager who is committed to you and your success
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Award winner 10 years in a row

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Why Us?

IDR has been in business for over 25 years and offers access to hundreds of companies across the country to work for. For many of the contractors that work for us, there are some unique benefits to being a part of the IDR team. One specific benefit is that we believe our contractors are part of something bigger than yourself. We are an employee-owned company and in an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan), as the share price of our company grows, so does your equity in our company. Our contractors, as well as our internal employees, can participate in this plan after one year of service. In addition to joining our ESOP program, you will also receive weekly pay, 401k access, and access to three different benefit plans that cover 50% of the individual premiums along with access to unlimited behavioral health sessions with a licensed counselor.

About Us

IDR, Inc. is an award-winning, employee-owned staffing firm with headquarters in Alpharetta, GA and offices in the Nashville, Dallas, and Denver markets. Founded in 1998, IDR has grown to serve businesses and professionals across industries including IT, healthcare, accounting and finance, government services, and professional services. Recognized for our expertise and the high-touch approach of our Engagement Management Program, IDR continues to build rewarding partnerships with companies and consultants. Our best-in-class service has earned IDR ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Client and Talent awards for ten consecutive years, in addition to awards from Staffing Industry Analysts and Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. With our commitment to empowering talent and developing leaders, we’re passionate about what we do and how we do it, and we look forward to working with you.