Associate IT Security Consultant, Application Validation
Do you want to be a recognized leader in information security? Do you have the drive to join our dynamic team of IT Security auditors and consultants?
Our team of professionals support clients in a variety of industries, including banking, healthcare, utilities, retail, payment processing, financial services, and government. If you want a challenging career where you are constantly learning, contributing, and growing, then this is the place for you. Coalfire Systems is a private company which believes in building highly competent teams made of some of the leading IT Security Auditors and Technical Specialists in the business.
Coalfire Systems is looking for a motivated entry level IT security professional to conduct technical testing for payment and health care applications. This opportunity provides access to the rapidly emerging market for IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (IT GRC) management. The primary focus for IT application validation assessments will be to validate technical controls for compliance with the following industry or government regulations: DEA EPCS, HIPAA, and the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Payment Application - Data Security Standard (PA-DSS). In this position, you will be supporting one of the most senior IT auditors in our industry. He/She will provide the education, mentoring and leadership to jump start your career in one of the most demanding career paths in the IT industry. As an Associate IT consultant, you will be a key member of the application validation team that works with various application vendors to advise them about data protection strategies, secure application coding, and overall application compliance and security.
Bachelor of Science in an IT related field (security a plus)
0 – 3 years in IT Security, IT Operations, or IT Audit
Good understanding of system and network administration
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent customer service and project management skills
Strong interest in obtaining CISSP and/or CISA certification
Self-starter, motivated to learn and become an IT Security professional
About Coalfire Systems
Coalfire is a leading IT Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) firm that provides assessment, audit, security, and compliance solutions for over 1,000 customers throughout North America. Coalfire delivers these services to companies in the retail, financial services, government, healthcare, education, legal, and public electric utility industries. Their solutions are adapted to requirements under emerging data privacy legislation including PCI, GLBA, HIPAA, NERC CIP, SOX, and FISMA.
Coalfire Systems - 17 months ago