Information Security Analyst

US-CA-San Diego |

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Job Description

This position can be hired in any of the following markets: San Diego or Dallas/Fort Worth

At ACTIVE Network, we are building solutions for all types of activity organizations helping them automate, simplify and grow their businesses. Our cloud technology powers sports events, community programs, parks departments, local attractions, faith-based organisations and outdoor activities. We deliver technology that changes the way the world gets active. 

 
But ACTIVE is more than a technology company. It’s a company of passionate people that live to be ACTIVE. We are inspired by our customers. We are fueled by challenge. As a member of the ACTIVE team, you must embrace our exciting work-hard, play-hard environment and bring your passion, dedication and creativity each and every day. ACTIVE’s team members are focused on results and committed to excellence. Together, we are making the world a more ACTIVE place.
 
We are seeking an Information Security Analyst for our Information Security Team group. This person will join a team that works to ensure security of all foundational components that comprise Active's public-facing SaaS products along with internal tools and architecture.  They will work closely with many other parts of the organization including development, QA, Network, DBA and Architecture to secure and monitor world-class systems.  
This position is a true opportunity for individuals with a strong technical base knowledge, looking to make that first entry into Security as a career. 
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Front line monitoring and response to varying security tools and applications
  • Development and distribution of security reports
  • Monitoring and managing security log data
  • Escalation of discovered vulnerabilities within infrastructure and to provide recommendations for improvement
  • Assist with problem resolution including root cause analysis of system and application incidents
  • Develop relationships with and work alongside other functional IT groups such as networking, database and systems
  • Instrument security applications to provide the best possible operational monitoring and metrics
  • Create, update and enhance written processes and documentation with a focus on ease of understanding and completeness
  • Perform after-hours or weekend system maintenance and security support as needed

Skills & Requirements

  • Advanced knowledge as it relates to troubleshooting and resolving problems quickly and effectively in a production environment
  • Basic understanding of security best practices for Linux and Windows systems
  • General understanding of various IT security concepts as they relate to production environments
  • Working knowledge of Internet Protocols, Networking, and TCP/IP
  • Ability to read and understand system, OS and application log files
  • 2+ years’ of industry experience with Linux and Desktop systems
  • 2+ years’ of working in a technical support type role
  • Knowledge of Java, Python, Perl, and/or Shell scripting is plus
  • Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to foster and maintain both a positive team culture and service-centric environment
  • Security certifications/course experiences are beneficial
Perks and Benefits
  • Great work environment and awesome co-workers
  • Competitive compensation + benefits, including medical insurance, 401k with match
  • ACTIVEx, our award winning employee participation program, will help you grow personally and professionally
  • Our ACTIVE Advantage program will help you save on activities, gear and travel
ACTIVE Network is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.