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Cyber Security Analysts are in charge for ensuring the security of computers systems and networks. Typical resume examples for this position showcase activities like protecting information, training employees on security issues, collaborating with information technology managers, installing and updating security software, and preparing disaster recovery strategies. Based on our collection of resume samples, the ideal candidate demonstrates computer security expertise, analytical thinking, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to details, and decision making abilities. Successful candidates hold a Bachelor's Degree in information technology or computer science.

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1

Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Developed and institutionalized, strategic process to ensure accurate assessment of security baseline remains current to DOD compliancy standards.

  • Identified on-board/off-board gap impacting Access Management, resolved by updating organizational procedure shortfalls.
  • Formulated resolution of highly visible vulnerabilities identified during Command Cyber Readiness Inspection, resulting in exceeding milestone date expectations.
  • Reduced reporting and resolution time of Host Based Security System (HBSS) deficiencies by 68%.
  • Played key role as Subject Matter Expert in ensuring security baseline met Command Cyber criteria for excellent rating during security audit. Guided leadership, peers and subordinates in tactics techniques and procedures.
  • Orchestrated operational and functional enterprise readiness of ACAS vulnerability and compliance scanning suite, overcoming command wide lack of guidance, meeting DOD mandate ahead of schedule.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
2

System Engineer III / Cyber Security Analyst

Researched Application viability and functionality for Implementation within the Drug Enforcement Administration worldwide infrastructure.

  • Acquired functional knowledge of and successfully implemented several program suites within DEA including but not limited to Microsoft Hyper-V, Double take High Availability, VMware ESXi / vsphere, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager and Self-service password reset.
  • Produced documentation regarding best practices and implementation procedures for several key systems within DEA including Microsoft Windows 2008 R2, Microsoft Exchange 2010, and Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager.
  • Organized application of major security initiative for Joint Chiefs of Staff Network.
  • Executed Update Mitigation Plan for Joint Chiefs of Staff Network.
  • Implemented IAVA Maintenance Policy within Joint Chiefs of staff Network.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Master of Science
3

Cyber Security Analyst

Member of the SRA Security Team supporting the United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) Program Office.

  • Managed Certification and Accreditation (C&A) activities related to accreditation of US-VISIT core mission and support systems and the development of system releases.
  • Conducted system security assessments based on NIST 800-53.
  • Generated security documentation, including: security assessment reports; system security plans; contingency plans; and disaster recovery plans.
  • Supported security tests and evaluations (ST&Es).
  • Provided security support and evaluation to development teams in order to integrate information assurance/security throughout the System Life Cycle Development of major and minor application releases.
  • Created and tracked POA&Ms using TrustedAgent FISMA (TAF).
  • Developed E-Authentication and FIPS-199 worksheets.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
MS
Computer Systems Management / Information Assurance
4

Cyber Security Analyst

Wrote and documented security policies for specific issues in a team

  • Wrote and updated security plans to meet NIST 800.53 standards as team
  • Participated in two security audits conducted by the Department of Energy
  • Performed hard drive forensics looking for information containing Unclassified
  • Performed random security inspections for a site containing 1500 employees
  • Wrote batch files to force check in and updates for 200 laptop computers
  • Managed and conducted a site wide inventory project for 200 laptop computers
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Network And Communication Systems
BS
Computer Science
5

Cyber Security Analyst

Provided Department of State PKI technical training. Created and edited troubleshooting walkthroughs relating to PKI.

  • Perform duties as a Department of State PKI Registration Authority, enrolling and recovery for End-Users, and revoking certificates.
  • Planned and coordinated as the Technical Lead with customers on PKI Deployment Plans throughout the Department of State.
  • Performed PKI related upgrading, installation, and troubleshooting using administrator privileges. Reviewed and resolved open remedy tickets assigned to the PKI Team.
  • Performed testing for PKI related hardware and software. Handled development of scripts in correlation with PKI existing software and new software upgrades.
  • Configured VMware environment. Installed and administered Windows Server 2003, which included installing Active Directory, DNS and DHCP.
  • Built PKI lab Infrastructure using VMware ESXi products. Infrastructure consisted of an Entrust Certification Authority, in which included Entrust Security Manager Authority, Security Manager Administration, and Entrust Web Enrollment Server.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Computer Information Systems
6

Cyber Security Analyst

Conducted cyber security assessments using security controls per NAP 14.1C and 14.2-C relating to cyber security and training (NIST 800 series, FISMA, and FIPS 199 and 200)

  • Wrote and maintained proper documentation for project plans, security plans, self-assessments, and the ISSM
  • Developed awareness campaign for the cyber security awareness program using numerous marketing tools and strategies
  • Developed and completed a security logo, cyber mascot, security videos, security newsletters, and awareness emails using Adobe Master Collection (InDesign, Soundbooth, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) and Final Cut Pro
  • Trained Federal employees (Management and Staff), Federal Agents, and Contractors in Cyber Security topics
  • Experienced in many aspects of computer security technologies such as: IDS/IPS, port and vulnerability scanners, and network detection used in performance of daily activities and to perform assessments and audits
  • Supported in certification and accreditation (C&A), independent verification and validation (IV& V), conducting cyber assessments, and incident response (using hardware and software): setup and customized interfaces for analysis
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Security Management
MA
Counseling
7

Cyber Security Analyst

Trained and worked alongside the Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) team

  • Assembled and produced two running cyber honey pots for data collections and analysis
  • Delivered weekly intelligence briefs to Chief Information Security Officer, along with weekly industry threat reports
  • Worked in both Linux and Windows environments
  • Adapted and quickly learned a new position and industry to further develop analytical and technical skills.
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Business Competitive Intelligence
8

Cyber Security Analyst

Contributed to a team of approximately ten Cyber Security professionals working with Intrusion Detection System (IDS) software and hardware.

  • Provided high level analysis on security data to identify significant activity.
  • Developed coordinated, implemented and maintained standards and procedures to protect the security and integrity of information systems and data.
  • Observed and analyzed traffic in order to learn valuable lessons from known malicious actors and to determine countermeasures against such threats.
  • Provided detailed status updates on existing cyber security incidents daily to include follow up with client/customer to ensure satisfactory resolution.
  • Interacted with cyber intelligence analysts conducting threat analysis operations as well as numerous IT professionals performing varying technical roles within the client organization.
  • Conveyed verbal briefings to management on pending cyber incidents as well as coordinate with US-CERT and AV Vendors as necessary to convey incident information.
  • Acted as alternate shift lead as necessary, mentor new associates on process and procedure, manage group mailbox, and open tickets for new incidents.
  • Monitoring security patch levels of the servers, workstations and network environments, and anti-virus systems.
  • Make recommendations to senior management on results of analysis and work closely with other Information Technology groups to refine and enhance security controls.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics And Economics
MS
Mathematics
9

Cyber Security Analyst

Assisted in implementing SSIM (Symantec Security Information Manager) console for the security team.

  • Conducted base level analysis to determine the legitimacy of files, domains, and emails using tools such as Wireshark and a Linux Toolkit as well as online resources such as Virus Total, URLVoid, IPVoid, and Robtex.
  • Monitored a worldwide network for cyber security events and anomalies using a variety of tools such as Site Protector, Net Witness, and Splunk.
  • Continuously monitored, analyzed and identified security alerts information from all approved security devices, collection techniques and designated system logs.
  • Read Symantec logs and make sure ISSO is aware of any anomalies and odd behavior on the network.
  • Performed analysis on security incidence that is required to learn valuable lesson about attack and implement changes proactively based on knowledge learned.
  • Performed shift lead roles and responsibilities in support of MIRD/CIRT on an enterprise level.
  • Utilized Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Intrusion Detection & Prevention (IDS / IPS), Data Leakage Prevention (DLP).
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Cyber Security
10

Information Assurance Engineer/ Cyber Security Analyst

Administered an ICD 503 migration of over 700 systems/projects consisting of several mission critical highly complex entities.

  • Testing and implementing customized software templates for various environments and customers.
  • Deploying software and tools within enterprise systems and ensuring efficiency and effectiveness of the these tools by continuously monitoring and User awareness/training.
  • Demonstrated Technical IA leadership in the planning and implementation of over 300 requirements/safeguards tailored specifically for each Mission purpose and risk assessment
  • Successfully analyzed over 800 security Questionnaire responses and completed ICD 503 documentation within a 45 day period in compliance with NIST 800-53 rev 4
  • Transferred over 200 Projects within Xacta Risk Management tools to meet stringent deadlines and constraints while ensuring data integrity.
  • Subject matter expertise in integrating various Security controls, policies & procedures, Workflow enforcement, Access permissions, reverse engineering business process to facilitate enterprise compliance and efficiencies.
  • Development/implementation of automated web based applications for enterprises.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Information Security
Compliance
Management

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