Information Security Analyst in Seattle, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

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Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

Who You Are:

You are an intelligent, curious, and exceptionally skilled technologist with a passion for all things tech. Because of your desire to learn new things, you've developed a broad set of skills across a variety of technology disciplines including Linux, Windows, Networking, Application Development, DevOps, and of course, Information Security. You possess a senior-level understanding of Information Security principles and practices as well as an understanding of the challenges impacting the protection of data across an e-commerce enterprise. You're good at finding potential weaknesses and developing and implementing creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Because of your exceptional communication and collaboration skills, you're often the go-to person for both your peers and business partners when they need help or consulting on an initiative.


  • Provide security guidance and support for a global e-commerce company with resources in public and private cloud infrastructures.
  • Develop secure deployment patterns for systems and services.
  • Automate routine tasks and develop tooling to monitor and enforce security requirements.
  • Work with application development, product and legal teams to assess the security posture of new applications and services. Document identified risks.
  • Conduct vulnerability and penetration tests and perform security reviews for applications and services. Summarize findings and recommendations in written form.
  • Conduct forensic, fraud and other technical investigations.
  • Build, deploy and support custom and third-party security solutions and services.
  • Develop, implement and maintain company-wide information security policies and standards.
  • Analyze, assess and respond to security incidents including participation in on-call rotation.
  • Develop documentation for security-related processes and procedures.

Minimum Qualification:

  • S. or M.S. Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of overall IT experience with 2+ years focused on information security.
  • Skilled with Linux, Windows, Network, and Cloud architecture and security practices.
  • Solid understanding of cloud security principles and best practices. AWS experience a big plus.
  • Strong automation/programming skills (Python, Perl, PHP, PowerShell, etc.).
  • Familiar with payment card industry (PCI) standards, EU data privacy directive, GDPR, and other information security-related legal and regulatory frameworks.
  • Knowledgeable of network attack methods and understanding of network/service discovery tactics, system auditing, and malware.
  • In-depth, hands-on experience with monitoring, detecting, and reporting security weaknesses and enforcing information security and policies in an e-Commerce environment.
  • Skilled with log and event management solutions such as Splunk.
  • Strong communication skills.

Valid Through: 2019-10-24