Information Security Specialist Resume Samples

The primary task of an Information Security Specialist is to safeguard information system assets. The other duties are mentioned on the Information Security Specialist Resume as follows – identifying and solving potential security problems, protecting the system by defining control structures, and access privileges; recognizing abnormalities, determining security violations, upgrading systems by maintaining and implementing security controls, preparing technical reports, and conducting periodical audits.

Candidates looking to work for this position, should display these major skills and abilities to get qualified – a keen interest in IT and its development, creativity and patience, logical thinking abilities, an inquisitive nature, a methodical approach to work, understanding of confidentiality issues and the pertaining laws; and knowledge of firewall administration, network security, network protocols and system administration knowledge. Possession of a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering is required to gain this position.

Information Security Specialist Resume example

Senior Information Security Specialist Resume

Summary : Senior Information Security Specialist with proven excellence of working with global technology teams to provide strategic and analytical solutions to partners. Seeking a challenging position in the technology field where the expertise in PC and Network Support would be challenged.

Skills : Sailpoint IdentityIQ, Veracode, CyberArk Application: Active Directory, CA Directory, Mainframe, Encore, Workday

Description :

    1. Identify unauthorized scanning and attacks using the McAfee Network Security Management IPS/IDS system and determine the legitimacy of an event by analyzing packet captures and matching signatures.
    2. Utilize FireEye to identify existing malware and zero-day exploits, analyze content and mitigate any attack vectors and multi-protocol callbacks.
    3. Content development such as signatures, rules, and correlation through SIEM systems such as Splunk and ArcSight to detect, analyze logs and create reports.
    4. Provide On-Call support, monitor security devices, intrusion detection, and off-hours implementation.
    5. Actively participate in on-boarding new team members to provide Standard Operating Procedure training and serve as a point of contact for questions and technical support 
    6. Act as a security engineer to design, implement and manage security architecture solutions.
    7. Expert in Blue Coat SG administration in the configuration of policy rules to support various business units to ensure appropriate access while adhering to the company's Internet usage guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science


Lead Information Security Specialist Resume

Summary : Energetic, technically-minded Lead Information Security Specialist looking to utilize the skills, training, and management experience to continue the career in Information Technology Cyber Security with a renowned organization that offers the chance for limitless personal and professional growth.

Skills : Risk Assessment, Audit, Internal Audit, Drafting, Process Implementation

Description :

    1. Train users and promote security awareness to ensure system security and to improve server and network efficiency.
    2. Monitor current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems.
    3. Performed scheduled vulnerability scans to ensure network stability and security.
    4. Performed basic Junior Admin Roles by assisting with the update and installation of new programs and services.
    5. Troubleshoot network performance issues, Recommend upgrades, patches, and new applications and equipment.
    6. Provided support for administration for all file and application servers including backup, restore, monitoring performance and disk space, Scheduled upgrades, and user security.
    7. Determined problems, implemented solutions for reported network access issues, ensures network (LAN/WAN, telecommunications, and voice) security access, and protects against unauthorized access, modification, or destruction.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science


Assistant Information Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Highly skilled and enthusiastic Assistant Information Security Specialist with over 5 years of experience managing IT Infrastructure, Information Security, Change Management, Incident Management, Risk management, Internal Auditing, External Auditing, Policies implementation, etc.

Skills : C++, Java, Pearl, Information Technology, Information Security, Military Intelligence.

Description :

    1. Administer and monitor the security of all bank information systems and resources.
    2. Establish and maintain security policies and procedures for computer applications software and data files, computer hardware devices and installations, and telecommunication systems and equipment.
    3. Responsible for employee security (additions, deletions, and changes) on the bank's mainframe system.
    4. Assist the Information Technology Department in correcting past audit concerns.
    5. Coordinated a security conversion on the mainframe, changing employees from application level to transaction level security.
    6. Assisted with writing, implementing and testing the bank's Business Continuity (Disaster Recovery) plan.
    7. Coordinated vulnerability scans using Retina and Nessus tool-sets, and provided weekly vulnerability assessment reports while identifying hardware and operating system requirements needed to mitigate known vulnerabilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Associate Information Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Meticulous Associate Information Security Specialist who tackles large projects and provides superior products ahead of mandated deadlines. Expert knowledge of physical and logical security controls used to protect vital system resources. Strong ability to perform and overcome in highly stressful and ever-evolving situations.

Skills : Communications Security, Military, Information Security, Information Security, Risk Management, CA Directory

Description :

    1. Promote security, integrity, and availability of all network resources used by the organization.
    2. Control and manage national security classified keying material.
    3. Review Information System Security Plans (ISSP) for compliance and recommend the appropriate certification and accreditation (C&A) action.
    4. Manage projects involving IT resources while controlling and deploying $25 million dollars in IT assets.
    5. Developed and managed program responsible for tracking unauthorized device usage, securing a $1.5 million dollar test network, and reducing average incidents from 22 to less than 1 per month.
    6. Identified critical security threats and, against significant odds, developed and enacted security measures, removed 189 individuals from access, and prevented detrimental security breaches.
    7. Took over for failed communications security custodian and rebuilt the program from the ground up, resulting in being identified as the best of all programs on the installation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Information Security Specialist/Manager Resume

Summary : Adept in analyzing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements, designing custom solutions & troubleshooting for information systems management. To work in a challenging role in the Information security domain and utilize the skills for providing the best security services for the organization.

Skills : Vulnerability Management, Incident Management, Web Application Security, ISO 27001

Description :

    1. Participation in the creation of a corporate program for the protection and management of IT.
    2. Designing and implementing processes and procedures, as well as a comparative analysis of costs and outcomes of the proposed strategies.
    3. Collaboration with external organizations on the provision of services in the field of information security, maintenance contracts unit.
    4. Reporting in the competencies and the submission of supervisors.
    5. Develop training plans and training of security managers and other staff.
    6. Control over the work of administrators of information security.
    7. Activities with a high degree of responsibility in the development of secure networks, systems analysis and design, and project management at all stages.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Business Administration

Information Security Specialist - Temp Resume

Headline : Information Security Specialist with good understanding of Information Security Controls, IS Audits, Risk Management & Compliance. Seeking a position utilizing the skills and experience in software and system testing, information assurance, and requirements analysis in order to gain employment.

Skills : Systems Analyst, Requirements Analysis, Quality Assurance, Software Tester, Information Assurance.

Description :

    1. Organized numerous projects within the Information Assurance SharePoint.
    2. Managed the work breakdown structure for 14 different projects.
    3. Identify system security requirements for system accreditation.
    4. Conduct system vulnerability scans using both automated tools and manual test cases.
    5. Identify system vulnerabilities using a risk-based approach.
    6. Develop acquisition documents (e.g., Program Protection Plan (PPP), Security Classification Guide (SGC), Technology Assessment Control Plan (TA/CP), etc.) Create Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages (e.g., System Security Authorization Agreement (SSAA) and Application Security Plan (ASP)).
    7. Evaluate and approve security architectures for numerous Programs of Record (POR).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Information Security Specialist - Full Time Resume

Summary : Information Security Specialist with exposure to the team handling and suggesting secure solutions in order to minimize business risk. Works across multiple groups in the organization while communicating effectively to help drive automation of security projects into the company.

Skills : Information Security, Data Loss Prevention, Data Classification, Azure Information Protection, Data Encryption

Description :

    1. Team lead for process and development in a secure database access solution.
    2. Manage security access for servers, databases, users, and groups in Windows, UNIX, and Novel environment.
    3. Managing solutions with best practices leveraging ITIL, ISO/IEC17799, and COBIT 5.
    4. Consultation and support for database access process migrating to a centralized support solution.
    5. Work closely with management in efforts to improve workflow along while streamlining security.
    6. Building bridges between departments to improve communication and expedite the process.
    7. Managing solutions and providing documentation to comply with Corporate, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), and Payment card Industry (PCI) policy.
    8. Promote automation and support Active Directory cleanup project.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Information Security Specialist - Remote Resume

Summary : Client-focused, solutions-oriented, hands-on Information Security Specialist providing network security, risk and vulnerability assessments, project management, LAN/WAN infrastructure design, and support services to domestic and global organizations for over 8 years.

Skills : Disaster Recovery, Linux, Symantec, Mitigation, Computer Security

Description :

    1. Responsible for ensuring the documentation, security and compliance aspects of the hosted cloud environment.
    2. Monitored and advised on security issues related to systems, people and processes.
    3. Coordinated responses to information security incidents.
    4. Developed and published Information Security policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.
    5. Created, managed and maintained an information security awareness program.
    6. Researched articles and news articles to keep abreast of the latest security threats.
    7. Knowledge of security best practices and compliance requirements for PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27001, FISMA, NIST, and other security frameworks.
    8. Gathered and analyzed client documentation to effectively identify, implement and manage version control.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Information Security Specialist - Contract Resume

Headline : Information Security Specialist with a proven track record in examining processes and strategizing to find more efficient procedures for accomplishing tasks with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Extensive experience in providing Network-Security Solution, with strong skills in networking and resolving simple to complex technical issues in LAN, WAN, and MAN

Skills : Microsoft Office, Policy Development, Project Management, Information Security, Risk Assessment, Training & Development

Description :

    1. Develop a project plan to define and implement the Security Awareness program.
    2. Prepare a cost analysis to maintain and grow the Security Awareness program.
    3. Created company policies and procedures governing corporate security, email and Internet usage, access control, and incident response.
    4. Project Manager for the implementation of ISO 27001certification.
    5. Conducted risk assessments of the information assets of the organization and recommended a series of controls complying with ISO 27001 standard.
    6. Monitor and address such things as malware and zero-day vulnerabilities.
    7. Manage the physical access control systems.
    8. Research current trends and threats in cybersecurity to minimize risk within the system infrastructure.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Information Security Specialist - Intern Resume

Objective : Information Security Specialist possessing abilities in leading dedicated teams for running successful process operations and experience of developing procedures and service standards for business excellence. A team player with distinguished abilities in motivating team members to maintain deliverables as per SLAs.

Skills : Office Suite, Risk Assessment, Project Management, Data Analysis, IT Management.

Description :

    1. Managed domain and supported all end-users in the facility.
    2. Managed VPN connections and support remote users with connectivity issues.
    3. Responsible for all migrations, deployment of new equipment, backups, connectivity issues, and installation of any new hardware.
    4. Assisted users with Outlook issues, creating/deleting accounts, and password resets.
    5. Configured all Black Berry's to be compliant with Microsoft Exchange Server.
    6. Utilized extensive troubleshooting skills to assist users remotely.
    7. Managed user profiles in AD using Windows Server 2003 environment.
    8. Was in charge of meeting all security standards and keeping compliance over the network with strict Battelle guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Information Security Specialist Resume

Summary : To provide security solutions in a system and network-diverse environment. Protects confidentiality, integrity, availability of information and information systems. Advises and engineer secure solutions to create and enhance business opportunities. To mentor and share the knowledge with others.

Skills : Systems Analyst, Requirements Analysis, Quality Assurance, Software Tester, Information Assurance.

Description :

    1. Protect Systems by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources; identify anomalies and reporting violations to various departments.
    2. Attend monthly New Hire training to educate new staff members along with various editorials and training classes for other employees.
    3. Work with vendors to secure & maintain Firewalls, IPS, and IDS.
    4. Manage & Monitor SEIM, VPN appliances along with other monitoring software.
    5. Manage and maintain Vulnerability scans, directing results to appropriate managers.
    6. Work with various departments to ensure the security of Physical and Network infrastructure.
    7. Review and update policies and procedures. Research emerging threats and mitigation methods.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates