cybersecurity analyst resume example with 6+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Proactive Cybersecurity Professional with over 5years of experiences in the areas of Cybersecurity Risk Assessment, IT Security Assessment, IT Audit and controls advisory roles in IT operations. Trusted with protecting companies against both internal and external threats. Talented at preemptively detecting unidentified threat vectors and applying preventive measures to mitigate security flaws. Employs technological solutions and personnel training to harden both people and machines against malicious actors.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • CompTIA Security+ | Comptia Linux+
  • CompTIA Network+ | Comptia A+
  • AWS Security Specialty (CSS) | Solution Architect (CSA)
  • Azure Certified Administration Associate
  • ServiceNow System Administration
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Certified (SOX)
  • ITILv4 | Splunk | Fortinet Certified
  • Certified Scrum Master
Core Competences
  • IT Security Analyst | Compliance Specialist
  • Network Administration, Network Monitoring
  • Network & Cloud Security & Policies (AWS/Azure)
  • Active Directory Administration
  • Disaster Recovery & Incident Response
  • Network Firewalls, Anti-Virus
  • Risk Management
  • Building VMWare
  • Sarbanes-Oxley IT Governance and Compliance
  • Project Management, Leadership
  • Incident Response Management
  • Cryptography concept
  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/10, Microsoft Windows Server, Linux
  • Information Security | Threat Intelligence
  • Incident Response Plan
  • Vulnerability Testing & Hardening
  • IT operations & advisory
  • Visual Topology
  • Relationship Management
  • IT Change Management
  • SOC & SOX Reporting Analyst
  • Change Management,Policies, Strategic
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection
  • RMF, NIST 800-53, NIST 800-3
  • SIEM & PCAPs tools: Tenable Nessus, Wireshark, Splunk, Nmap, MYSQL, ELK, Fortinet, Python, Hyper-V, VMware
Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT Expected in 2021 Bachelor of Science : Cybersecurity - GPA :
Cybersecurity Rice University Bootcamp Houston, TX, Expected in 07/2020 Certification : CyberSecurity - GPA :
NCC School of Practical Nursing Newark, New Jersey, Expected in 2015 Diploma : Nursing - GPA :
Yaba College of Technology Overseas, Expected in 2006 Bachelor of Science : Mathematics And Computer Science - GPA :
Work History
Fort Collins, CO, 08/2019 - Current
  • Managed and coordinated with other teams to analyze the root cause of Critical and High Cyber threats, vulnerabilities and incidents using different Pcaps tools and creating a mitigating actions to stop the threats.
  • Created daily reports for global customers reviewing Raw data, data correlation, and analysis in various SIEM tools like Splunk, Elk.
  • Performed intrusion detection, vulnerability management and participated in incident response reporting and continuity of operations plans.
  • Reviewed and investigated incoming security incidents, conducted in-depth packet inspection, and provided first remediate actions to Fraud Response teams.
  • Executed processes within all activities in the security incident response lifecycle.
  • These activities include detection, triage, analysis, containment, recovery, and reporting.
  • Monitored network behavior and traffic related to IDS, IPS, Anti-Virus, Firewalls, and Proxies by analyzing log sources.
  • Review Tenable Nessus vulnerability and compliance scans and Web Inspect application scans as part of security control assessments •Respond to security events, including but not limited to malware, web exploitation, perimeter attacks, denial of service attacks, unauthorized access etc.
  • As identified by the Global Security Operations Center.
  • Coordinate documentation of standard security procedures and identify opportunities to improve efficiency of procedures.
Valparaiso, IN, 06/2016 - 07/2019
  • Maintained Volume Management, User Administration, Group Administration, File System Management, Cron Jobs, SUDO Access, SFTP Setup, and Patching.
  • Controlled and decreased 40% of the number of incidents in a year by proactively providing root cause analysis for critical/high incidents.
  • Acknowledged and managed incident/work order, ensuring 100% adherence to SLA Response time •Identify, develop and implement new security services and solutions as new security exploits, gaps or vulnerabilities are identified across the firm's global network.
  • Create and update the following Security Assessment and Authorization (SA&A) artifacts Security Control Assessment (SCA), E-Authentication, Contingency Plan, Plan of Action and Milestones •Create custom monitoring and interim response process as a stopgap until permanent content is developed and moved to production for ongoing alerting of newly discovered threats.
  • Utilize various information security technologies such as ArcSight, Splunk, Nessus, Symantec AV, McAfee IDS, snot to provide enrichment and correlation of security events to support case work, incident response as well as the development and implementation of high value, high confidence alerting.
  • Performed various security assessment and controls within cloud environment and infrastructure (AWS & Azure).
  • Support in conducting Vulnerability Management, Security Engineering, Certification and Accreditation, Computer Network Defense, Policy writing and understanding of NIST publication.
Physician Technology Partners - SOC ANALYST / INCIDENT RESPONSE
City, STATE, 01/2015 - 05/2016

T Assisted in prioritize escalated cases/requests.

  • Experience with command of Linux systems administration and working with BASH, also, knowledge of threat vectors against theWindows or Linux platform •In-depth understanding of HTTP, SSL/TLS, SOAP, and reverse proxies.
  • Determined and assigned risk impact ratings for systems in accordance with Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 199 •Understanding ofop 20 Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber Defense and the OWASP Top 10.
  • In-depth understanding of Alert Logic products and services; (Threat Manager, Log Manager and Web Security Manager).
  • Experience with anomaly detection based on security systems with assistance of tool to analyze and report on commonplace logs and network traffic.
  • Documented and reviewed System Security Plan (SSP), Security Assessment Report (SAR), Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) and Authorization letter Memorandum (ATO).

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School Attended

  • Western Governors University
  • Cybersecurity Rice University Bootcamp
  • NCC School of Practical Nursing
  • Yaba College of Technology

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