IT Security Specialist Resume Samples

An IT Security Specialist plays a crucial role in solving today’s rapidly escalating threats and sophisticated cyber warfare and security issues. Typical day-to-day duties and responsibilities are included on the IT Security Specialist Resume as – developing plans to safeguard computer files against unauthorized modification, disclosure, and destruction; implementing and upgrading computer anti-virus and malware protection systems; encrypting data transmissions and erecting firewalls to conceal confidential information; implementing password authentication to keep away unauthorized users from assessing sensitive data; and performing risk assessments, and tests on running data processing activities and security measures.

Some marketable skills include the following – programming skills, familiarity with security frameworks, knowledge of patch management, firewalls, and intrusion detection and prevention systems; familiarity with public key infrastructure, and cryptographic protocols. Employers seek applicants with an IT or Computer-related degree. Job-specific qualifications are beneficial.

IT Security Specialist Resume example

IT Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Managing user access to PeopleSoft's Global Identity Management system (GIDM) Assisted in the development of the IAM security architecture, policies, principles, and standards; ensuring architecture meets best practices based on industry and organizational needs Interacted with users on a daily basis to determine their IT demands and provide competent solutions.

Skills : Cybersecurity, Information Security, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored and advised Chief of Technology on IT security issues, personal property of the company as well as the welfare of its employees.
    2. Managed user Active Directory and MS Exchange accounts.
    3. Managed domain and domain controller security policies Monitor and advice on information security issues related to the systems and workflow.
    4. Installed, configured, and resolved various issues related to Active Directory, and other systems.
    5. Coordinated and executed IT security projects for HDL.
    6. Changed passwords, permissions, and user and group accounts.
    7. Coordinated/ managed security staff and surveillance/security systems at HDL facilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


IT Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Highly motivated and multi-skilled IT professional. Strong knowledge in areas of Access management, such as: Enterprise Single-Sign-on, Directory Services, Role Based Access Control, Two-factor authentication. Reputed for problem solving and analytical skills. Extensive experience with Access Provisioning and Controls.

Skills : Microsoft Office Certified, CCTV Certified, Medeco Security Lock Certifed.

Description :

    1. Managed Windows file systems security rights management: granting, revoking and maintaining and monitoring privileges.
    2. Managed user credentials and access to network resources for over 35,000 employees and contractors located in over 50 sites throughout North and South America.
    3. Managed Novell's Identity Manager and E-Directory systems, NT, Active Directory, LDAP, VPN and Blackberry Administration.
    4. Maintained environment in conformance to Pfizer SOP and Sarbanes Oxley legislation.
    5. Performed as Identity & Access Management Technical Lead in two-factor authentication, federated identity, single sign-on, Active Directory, computer account management, and account provisioning processes.
    6. Partnered with various IT teams to implement the company-wide Role Based Access Control (RBAC) program.
    7. Assisted in the development and implementation of ITIL for the purpose of Access Management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


IT Security Specialist Resume

Objective : Serving as the liaison for the department to ensure the processing of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), Disclosure of Sensitive data, and Lost/Theft of IT equipment incidents are handled and delivered within existing timelines.

Skills : MS Office, Leadership, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Managed and monitored access control requests for FDIC network access and DRR applications.
    2. Administered Information Security training (ensure that users complete online initial awareness and annual refresher awareness).
    3. Managed Exchange shared mailbox and distribution list requests and reviews.
    4. Managed Windows shared network folder requests and reviews.
    5. Managed mobile device requests (BlackBerry, aircards, cell phones, remote access tokens.) Manage periodic reviews of application access privileges (e.g. NT group membership and application security roles).
    6. Managed help desk tickets related to ISU security activities.
    7. Supported security feature testing for DRR applications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Management

IT Security Specialist Resume

Headline : Seeking a IT Security Specialist position as a Criminal Investigator for a District Attorneys Office. I offer excellence in patrol duties, and ability to perform effective investigations from initial interviews to complete, accurate reports that allows the prosecution of diverse criminal cases.

Skills : Advanced Computer, CIT, FTO, Evidence Collection, Interview, And Interrogation.

Description :

    1. Provided Tier 1 support to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Cybersecurity, and Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC).
    2. Ensured the integrity and confidentiality of IT systems on the enterprise, as an analyst by monitoring a variety of systems for unusual or suspicious activity.
    3. Performed problem analysis, raw log analysis for malicious and or abnormal events on the IRS network.
    4. Recommended, developed, monitored, and enforced information security policies.
    5. Promoted security awareness among the enterprise by way of creating and disseminating Security Advisory notifications and Bulletins enterprise-wide.
    6. Reviewed and evaluates security incident response policies; identifying the need for changes based on new security technologies or threats.
    7. Provided security guidance and support to ensure compliance with national level and Agency-wide security policy standards and requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

IT Security Specialist Resume

Objective : Experienced Information Security professional. Primarily focused on security architecture, vulnerability management and driven by a strong compliance background. Very comfortable with the entirety of the project development lifecycle, from performing all the steps to managing individual parts. Experienced working on and with teams of IT personnel and business partners.

Skills : Windows 3.1- Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2003 & 2008 R2, Linux, MAC OSX, Active Directory, GPO, Auditpol, VMware, Great Plains.

Description :

    1. Designed, architected, and implemented security software (Mobile Secure Data Sharing Environment, Cisco ISE, Cisco IPS) for multiple locations at Ziff Brothers Investments.
    2. Created and maintained lab environment for new security software testing.
    3. Acquired and Implemented Mobile Secure Data Sharing Environment in the Private Cloud.
    4. Enabled secure browsing, creation, editing, viewing, sending, and sharing of files with mobile devices.
    5. Implemented Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) to multiple locations.
    6. Allowed only authorized devices on the corporate network.
    7. Provided support and solution on Cloud Computing, Encryption and Device Control, Enterprise Anti-virus and Anti-malware, Password & Data Management, Network Vulnerabilities Scanning, Audit, VPN and remote access, Two-form factor and Radius Authentication, IM/email Security and DLP, Web and Content Filtering and SIEM.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

IT Security Specialist Resume

Objective : Responsible for Developing and publishing Information Security policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines based on knowledge of best practices and compliance requirements.

Skills : IDS/IPS, Incident Response, Vulnerability Management, Policy Development, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Developed Security Policies and Procedures for Department of Homeland Security (FEMA) Certification and Accreditation (C&A).
    2. Required to write and implement Security Policies consistent with NIST Special Publication, FISMA, FIPS, and follow OMB guidelines.
    3. Monitored and advised on information security issues related to the systems and workflow at iService to ensure the internal security controls are appropriate and operating as intended.
    4. Coordinated and executed IT security projects.
    5. Coordinated response to information security incidents.
    6. Developed and published Information Security policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines based on knowledge of best practices and compliance requirements.
    7. Conducted data classification assessment and security audits and manage remediation plans Create, manage and maintain user security awareness.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA

IT Security Specialist Resume

Summary : A highly motivated IT Security Specialist professional with 12 plus years of Information Systems Security background with extensive NIST, FISMA, FIPS, and OMB knowledge. I've used various security tools to probe and analyze information systems and data.

Skills : Microsoft SCCM, VMware ESXi, Microsoft Server 2012, AS400, Symantec Enterprise Antivirus, Symantec Backup Exec.

Description :

    1. Served as subject matter expert in NERC CIP; performed annual firewall and vulnerability assessments, fulfilled data requests, represented the company during audits, and member of the NERC CIP v3 to v5 transition team.
    2. Maintained SIEM, scanning infrastructure, IDS, web proxy, and certificate authority servers.
    3. Worked extensively with other teams to improve the security posture of Unix and Windows servers, web applications, SCADA systems, and mobile devices.
    4. Participated in web application security assessments and worked with other teams to mitigate findings.
    5. Attended architecture review board meetings to ensure security requirements are met during the initial implementation of new systems.
    6. Wrote scripts to automate functions within the team including assessments, monitoring, and reporting.
    7. Maintained vendor relationships and licensing for products that the team utilizes.
    8. Implemented automated vulnerability scanning and trained users to use data to remediate vulnerabilities.
    9. Worked with developers and enterprise architecture to design processes to meet NAESB PKI standards.
    10. Provided customer service out-reach.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  10+ Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Senior
                  Education
                  Education
                  BBA

                  IT Security Specialist Resume

                  Headline : A driven IT Security Specialist professional with over twelve years of progressive experience and proven capacity to manage and implement large enterprise projects comprising Information Security Architecture Strategy and Design, Security Process Framework and Policies, Information Risk, Security Management, Technology Risk Management, IT Audit, and Security Operations.

                  Skills : HP ArcSight ESM/Logger, McAfee ESM, Microsoft Office, Network Security, LAN, Linux, Firewalls, Windows 7, Mac OS X.

                  Description :

                    1. Managed a security monitoring team composed of 9 Security Engineers and oversight the bank's security monitoring systems and guidance.
                    2. Assisted in preparing for regulatory audits in the areas of compliance, information security, and industry standards.
                    3. Designed project and development for new and existing security compliance, standards, and procedures contrary to applicable regulatory guideline deviations.
                    4. Worked with FSA and MAS IBTRM assessments and attaining approval of technology measures developed by controlled entities.
                    5. Developed and implemented the overall enterprise technology risk plan/strategy.
                    6. Performed analysis/research on the latest security standards, practices, controls, policies, and technologies.
                    7. Included research on the newest threats and vulnerabilities to protect the overall enterprise from evolving threats.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED

                  IT Security Specialist Resume

                  Objective : To obtain an IT Security Specialist position that allows me to provide systems, networks, and security knowledge, experience, and solution in a network and system-diverse environment. Ability to protect Integrity, Confidentially, Availability of information, and information systems.

                  Skills : Communications, Team Building, Analytical, Problem Solving.

                  Description :

                    1. Developed, maintained, and published USCIS Information Security Division policies and procedures related to the delivery and maintenance of the USCIS Information Security Training Program.
                    2. Maintained current versions in the USCIS Documentation Depository, develop, conduct, and track security training.
                    3. Maintained and managed the CSAT (Computer Security Awareness Training) and INFOSEC mailbox and assist users with security training related issues.
                    4. Maintained CSAT Application - create new users, assist with user login/password credentials, act as a Help Desk Support for the CSAT Application Participate in working groups and attend meetings to represent USCIS ISD.
                    5. Conducted New Employee Orientation Program (NEOP) training to new USICS employees.
                    6. Worked knowledge of US Government security regulations and methodologies.
                    7. Detailed knowledge of IT Security concepts.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  MS

                  IT Security Specialist Resume

                  Headline : Providing general information security assistance by phone, email, or walk-up visitors, and also Handling creation, migration, and/ or deletion of new or existing MS Exchange accounts (troubleshooting if required).

                  Skills : Active Directory, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Windows, TCP/IP, RACF, Webex, Webex, Linux, Remedy, HP Service Manager.

                  Description :

                    1. Provided Technical support for over 20,000 Home Depot Employees.
                    2. Created User accounts in Active Directory.
                    3. Added clients to non-production servers and create passwords.
                    4. Provisioned user accounts in AS400.
                    5. Created User accounts in IBM RACF.
                    6. Created user accounts in AIX Assist users with Outlook shared folders.
                    7. Assisted users with Outlook delegate Access.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  BS In-Network Engineering