Analyst, Associate IT Security

Information Technology Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Job Summary

This position is responsible for analyzing events from IT systems for threats and vulnerabilities as well as gathering and recovering data using various forensic tools and investigation methods. This position requires knowledge of Security fundamentals and technology as well as standard computer and mobile operating systems, hardware and software. The candidate is responsible for working with the IT Security team and business units across all IT foundations in order to provide timely service and delivery.


  • Monitor the ticketing system
    • Complete access control requests using Active Directory
    • Work with access owners for approvals
  • Inventory and maintain the Security lab
    • Return expired evidence
    • Ingest new evidence
  • Assist with level 2 troubleshooting
    • Liaison between the Help Desk and IT Security to determine if reported issues are Security related
  • Monitor Security systems
    • Anti-virus
    • Behavioral activity
    • DLP
    • Email gateway
    • IPS/Firewall
  • Assist team members during an incident or problem management
  • Ensure Security tools are updated and configured properly
  • Utilizes new technologies and processes to enhance security capabilities and implement improvements
  • Develop automated processes to improve efficiency and detection using existing and open source tools
  • Assist in vulnerability scans and remediation steps
  • Participate in and coordinate Security Awareness events for employees
  • Keep up with evolving risks, new development in the security industry and industry best practices
  • Take custody of equipment used in investigations
  • Support and use forensic imaging hardware and software
  • Use file recovery programs to search for and restore deleted data
  • Maintain the chain of custody for evidence
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proven team player
  • Exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and takes initiative
  • Possess an understanding of information security engineering and operations principles as well as application and infrastructure security technologies and practices
  • Demonstrate a technical understanding of application development lifecycles and the integration of security
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and events
  • Technical understanding of security threats, eDiscovery, Risk Assessments, forensics investigations and effective security awareness and education programs


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field preferred
  • Security+ or other certifications plus
  • 1+ years in an information security position
  • 2+ years overall IT experience
  • Experience deploying and supporting endpoint security technologies in multi-platform environments containing windows and Linux servers and workstations
  • An acceptable pre-employment background and drug test.