Security Analyst (Senior Role)

Posted on Oct 12, 2019 by Request Technology - Connor Roettig

Chicago, IL 60601
Immediate Start
$112k - $128k Annual

Security Analyst (Senior Role)

As the Sr. Security Analyst, you will aim to quantify and evaluate current exposures and opportunities while making recommendations for continuous maturity and risk reduction. You should have a broad security-based background and the analytic ability to interpret findings into manageable, business justification friendly messages to succeed in this role. In addition to security expertise, this role expects you to be self-driven, a strong communicator, and able to leverage a risk-based approach for determining priority of efforts. Familiarity with security frameworks such as NIST, ISO27001, privacy, etc. is essential.

Work Complexity:

Functions with a high degree of autonomy; generally requires little or no guidance.

Works on assignments where the business and technology problems, opportunities, and solutions may be somewhat unclear and the stakes and visibility are moderate, and the risk of failure is moderate.

Key Activities:

  • Security Assessment: Leads complex security assessment activities
  • Security Audits: Leads large scale internal and external security audits. Presents finding and recommendations. Briefs management.
  • Problem Solving - Ensures resolution at the root of the issue
  • Communications: Conducts management and business facing communications.
  • Coaching/Mentoring - Provides coaching, training, and problem solving assistance to other Analysts.
  • Research & Analysis - Guides industry and internal research and analysis


  • 6-15 years industry experience
  • 4-8 years' experience in Systems Security fundamentals
  • 2-4 years' experience in access control systems
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Industry certifications ideal
  • Experience operating in an agile context

If interested in this role please email Connor Roettig with your resume at (see below)

Reference: 772048534

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