Senior Information Security Analyst
Sauk City, WI 
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description
Senior Information Security Analyst
Job Locations US-WI
ID 2022-1670
Category Information Technology
Type Regular Full-Time

Quartz exists to ignite the power to create a life well-lived! Do you have a passion for cyber security? Do you enjoy solving complex technical problems? Do you work well under pressure and in a fast-paced work environment? If so, come join Quartz's Information Security Team!

Quartz is looking for a cyber security professional to join our Information Security team as a Senior Information Security Analyst. The Senior Information Security Analyst has the important role of assessing information risk and facilitating remediation of identified vulnerabilities for IT security and IT risk across the enterprise. This role will conduct in-depth security analysis including the monitoring of systems and implementation of security controls. Ability to work with multiple security platforms and layers including anti-virus, firewalls, encryption, Intrusion Prevention Systems, EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response), logging correlation/management, operating systems, protocols, and incident response. This position will also analyze security risks, recommend, and implement security safeguards for new technologies including cloud deployments and AI solutions.


    Knowledgeable team with ample opportunities for career and professional development, mentorship, and growth
  • Ability to impact business strategy and operations
  • Flexible scheduling available, strong work/life balance and autonomy
  • In-person, hybrid, or telecommute work options available
  • Starting Salary range based upon skills and experience: $77,200 - $96,500/year plus robust total rewards package
  • Conduct in-depth technical reviews of new and existing IT systems to identify the appropriate mitigation strategies required to bring these systems into compliance with established policy and industry guidelines.
  • Perform assessments of the IT security/risk posture within the IT network systems and software applications, in addition to assessments with vendor managed solutions.
  • Interpret, monitor, and assess security systems and related projects for potential risks, violations, and adherence to the corporate Information Protection Program which includes but not limited to:
    • Intrusion protection, secure file transfer, data loss prevention, email encryption, firewalls, log management/correlation, secure password storage/retrieval, application whitelisting, and vulnerability management.
  • Guide junior analysts on implementing/monitoring security controls.
  • Conduct periodic reviews of deployed security technologies to ensure that the solutions continue to provide the intended protections efficiently and effectively.
  • Facilitate penetration testing and audit participation, where applicable. Participate in the collection of security process/control details and artifacts in support of internal and external IT audits and assessment activities.
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field OR relevant work experience will be considered in lieu of education
  • 6+ years of relevant experience in Information Security related positions
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or related certification
  • Advance knowledge of personal computers, Microsoft TCP/IP Networking, and security techniques
  • Experience with IT controls such as NIST 800-53 r4, HIPAA, and SSAE 18
  • Advance understanding of security monitoring and reporting appliances; leading and analyzing security reporting
  • Moderate to complex knowledge of operations analysis of security events within Security Information and Event Management solutions
  • Create strong relationships and provide positive experiences for internal and external partners
  • Ability to understand and discuss technical software issues with others
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, work under pressure, and adapt to change
  • Ability to work as part of a team in an environment that facilitates information exchange

This full-time position will have the option to work at one of our WI offices (Madison or Onalaska), in a hybrid capacity, or as a full-time telecommuter. Hardware and equipment will be provided by the company, but candidates must have access to high-speed, non-satellite Internet to successfully work from home.

Quartz offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefit package and a professional culture built on the foundations of Respect, Responsibility and Relationships. All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screening.

Quartz values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
6+ years
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