Analyst 1 (Information Security) in Atlanta, GA at Windstream

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1439 Peachtree Street Northeast
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    0 to 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:18003857


Windstream is looking for an IT Security professional to join our team. A core function of this position is to interact with multiple teams and support multiple tools and processes related to user access, user provisioning, log reviews, projects and audits.

Job functions:

  • May require installation of software, updates, enhancements, temporary fixes
  • Coordinates and plans disaster recovery activities for Security.
  • Performs security audits on multiple IT environments (OS390 mainframe, AS400, UNIX, Windows, Oracle Database, Active Directory) and documents discrepancies in a timely manner.
  • Understanding and enforcement of security policies and processes
  • Update department documentation as required
  • Performs log monitoring, reporting, analysis, and resolution of user activity/violations in multiple server environments.
  • Serves as a technical resource for IT security development and implementation of projects
  • Develop project plans, requirement documentation, test plans, change requests, and communication to users).
  • Periodically work off hours to support project schedules or system support.
  • On-call rotation
  • Adheres to all Windstream and IT policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Experienced in application support or other technical IT/Security discipline.
  • Basic understanding of networking concepts.
  • Working knowledge of PCI and IT General Controls preferred.
  • Working knowledge of UNIX admin commands preferred.
  • Knowledge of Oracle, MS Windows, MS SQL, VPN/CorpRAS/RSA is a plus.
  • Analytical/Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to conduct research into IT security issues and products as required.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Self-motivated and directed; strong time management and organizational skills
  • Confident and assertive personality, comfortable leading meetings or work group sessions.
  • Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment.
  • Keen attention to detail.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience:  College degree in a Technical or related field and 0-2 years professional level experience; or 4+ years professional level related Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.