Information Security Analyst

New York, NY


Reporting to the Information Security Director, the Information Security Analyst works within a diverse and exciting team of 6 additional skilled cybersecurity professionals.  Collectively, this team is responsible for the ongoing operation of the Firm’s information security program, ensuring the robust protection of sensitive data and systems.  The Information Security Analyst is a wide-ranging, hands-on role encompassing the design, implementation, and maintenance of advanced cybersecurity technologies, performing in-depth security reviews for new projects and technologies, and providing a frontline response for security incidents.  The ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the business regarding security issues while ensuring that the Firm’s information assets are adequately protected is essential.

Understanding security in a holistic and highly technical manner is essential for this role.  We’re looking for individuals who think strategically about and fix specific security risks in the environment.  We want to bring you onboard if you have experience in protecting cloud environments (in particular, Microsoft Azure), SIEM, XDR, threat intelligence, automation, network security, application security, forensics/IR, and security architecture in general!  You have the expertise we need!  We have an excellent environment in which to take your career forward!


  • Act as the primary resource/lead or backup resource for at least 2 of the Firm’s security platforms (Palo Alto SaaS/SASE/Strata, FireEye, Microsoft Defender for Endpoint|Identity|Etc, Azure Sentinel, CyberArk, Splunk, Varonis, Vectra, Forescout, Illumio, and others) including design, implementation, and maintenance of those platforms. Continually evaluate new features for implementation in the environment.
  • Develop functional knowledge of the comprehensive security architecture in order to support those technologies when needed, as well as integrate these technologies creatively and effectively.
  • Perform front line security incident response as a member of a 5 person on call rotation (working in conjunction with Managed Security Services Providers). Using the Firm’s established processes and procedures, provide timely investigation and resolution to all suspicious email reports, malware instances, and other security events. Develop automation scripts to assist in the team’s incident response effort.
  • Using established processes, conduct detailed, written security reviews for vendors, projects, and technologies. The security review process includes conducting initial intake interviews with stakeholders, researching and performing due diligence, using third party risk management tools, conducting risk assessments, and presenting final recommendations for moving forward in a secure manner.
  • Throughout the system development lifecycle (SDLC), assess and review the Firm’s current technology infrastructure to identify key risk areas, ensuring that adequate controls are in place to address those risks. Take a lead position to research specific security technologies and controls as requested by senior management.


  • Four year degree in computer science or related field, or the equivalent work experience preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 – 7 years of experience in an information technology security role, or equivalent work experience in other areas of the broader Information Technology field, working with and configuring Microsoft security technologies. This includes a strong foundation in managing and securing Microsoft systems to ensure robustness of IT infrastructure. Information Security certifications are considered a plus (CISSP, CISA, CEH, GSEC, OSCP, CRISC, Palo Alto, Cisco, Splunk, and others). Non-security certifications in Cisco, Microsoft, and Cloud considered.
  • Scripting abilities (e.g. PowerShell) are a plus
  • This role is highly technical and expertise in at least some of the following is required: Next generation firewalls (e.g. Palo Alto) and endpoint security tools (Defender for Endpoint), ethical hacking, web app penetration testing, email security (Proofpoint), SIEMs (Splunk, Sentinel), threat analysis tools, vulnerability scanners, authentication, encryption, authorization, continuous auditing tools/techniques, network segmentation, access control, privileged account management, or other information security tools. Deep understanding of networking and operating systems concepts considered very important.
  • This role requires diligent adherence to specified processes and procedures with a professional and consistent end product.
  • Experience managing and leading security projects, including defining requirements, developing project plans, and delivering results
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills to handle multiple priorities.


$150,000.00 to $170,000.00, plus bonus




Job Type: Full-time, Hybrid

Salary: $150,000 to $170,000

Date Active: 7.1.2024

Exempt/Not Exempt: Exempt

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