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IT Security Analyst



Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

Lakeside Software is how organizations with large, complex IT environments can finally get visibility across their entire digital estate and see how to do more with less. For far too long, IT teams have struggled to see whats going on in their dark estate where costly inefficiencies, poor employee experiences, and unresolved problems hide. Only Lakeside lets you give everyone a better view, so they can see the hidden issues, see the smartest fixes, and see the biggest savings. Thats why so many of the worlds leading global brands rely on Lakeside. And its how our customers see an average ROI of more than 250%.

Give everyone a better view.TM

The Role

Lakeside Software is seeking a skilled IT Security Analyst to help fortify our defenses and ensure the integrity, confidentiality and availability of our Azure cloud services and information systems. This role requires a proactive individual with a keen eye for detail, a thorough understanding of current cybersecurity threats and the ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels. This individual will be part of a dynamic and innovative team dedicated to protecting our assets.

What You'll Do

The core functions of this role include:

  • Conducting comprehensive security assessments to identify potential vulnerabilities in our Azure systems, networks, and applications
  • Utilizing industry-standard tools and methodologies to perform assessments and identify security gaps
  • Executing regular vulnerability scans to uncover security weaknesses and ensure compliance with security policies, and regulations
  • Analyzing scan results, prioritizing vulnerabilities based on risk, and recommending corrective actions
  • Monitoring and reviewing Indicators of Compromise (IOC) to detect and respond to potential security incidents
  • Analyzing threat intelligence and performing investigations to prevent or mitigate security breaches
  • Collaborating with internal teams and external partners to contain and resolve security threats promptly
  • Training users and promoting security awareness to ensure corporate security
  • Contributing to the development and enhancement of security policies, procedures, and controls to strengthen our overall security posture
  • Performing special projects as required

What You'll Bring to Lakeside

The key requirements for this role include:

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in computer science or related field
  • At least one CISSP/CISA/SSCP/CASP+/GCIH/Security+ or other InfoSec related certificate
  • 2+ years in information security
  • Superb technical documentation skills
  • Experience operating vulnerability scanning software such as Tenable Nessus, Rapid7, or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of cybersecurity frameworks and standards such as SOC II, ISO27001, CIS and DISA/STIG
  • Knowledge of information security systems and security features of Microsoft Windows Systems, Linux and Mac
  • Experience managing Active Directory, Group Policy, Anti-malware software
  • ITIL, NIST best practices
  • Experience with threat detection and incident response, including analyzing and responding to IOC
  • Experience with configuring and operating a SIEM, WAF, EDR and SASE Incident lead

Additional Details

  • Location: Remote in Canada
  • Hours: Full time; Some off-hours / on-call may be required

Lakeside Software is committed to pursuing a diverse and talented team and offering an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. As we expand our DE&I reach, we are particularly interested in receiving candidate applications from a broad spectrum of individuals, including women, historically marginalized groups, individuals with disabilities, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, veterans, and any other legally protected group. Lakeside is dedicated to providing equal access and opportunity, as well as reasonable accommodation, for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, activities, and programs. Lakeside is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not make hiring or employment decisions on any basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform required job functions, or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact [email protected].

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