Security Analyst

Employer: Virginia Housing

Location: RICHMOND, VA / REMOTE

Application Deadline: September 1, 2022

Contact: jennifer.rivera@virginiahousing.com

We’re looking for amazing people! Come join Virginia Housing as a Security Analyst

This important role will help monitor the security of infrastructure across the enterprise, to help grow and protect Virginia Housing’s business. The position requires an understanding of security threats and risks, and knowledge of current technology standards, frameworks, and best practices.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Proactively protects the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information in the custody of or processed by the company by responding in a timely manner to a loss or misuse of network assets; participating in investigations of suspected network misuse or in compliance reviews as requested; communicating unresolved network security exposures, misuse, or noncompliance situations to management.

  • Develops and implements vulnerability detection use cases

  • Collaborates with operational teams to identify, resolve and mitigate risk and vulnerabilities

  • Performs incident response, issue resolution, and assessment or communication of risk to the team and provides support by monitoring real-time alerts

  • Investigates security breach alerts


Qualified candidates must possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field, or equivalent work experience is required.

  • A few years of experience in IT.

  • Working knowledge of incident response, vulnerability management, and threat intelligence.


Preferred experience includes:

  • At least one of the following certifications is preferred: AZ-500, CEH, CompTIA Security+, CCNA Security.

 

Virginia Housing is one of the nation’s premier housing finance organizations. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer on-site conveniences such as a cafeteria, fitness center, and free parking. Educational opportunities to help your advancement are available through classroom and online programs.

Applications and resumes are accepted online only at http://www.virginiahousing.com/careers.

This position will close at midnight on Thursday, September 1, 2022.

Hiring Range: $75,038-$97,549

Hybrid work model (3 days in office, 2 days remote)

A background check will be performed as a condition of employment.

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