Junior cybersecurity analyst

Position

Are you passionate about defending data? Bluestone Analytics is seeking a Junior Cybersecurity Analyst to help us with incident response and improving the security posture of information technology systems.

Required Skills

  • Work experience or formal education in security, information technology, networking, or related field

  • Passion for technology and information security

  • Exceptional interpersonal and written communication abilities

  • Strong analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills

  • Comprehensive understanding of information security best practices

  • Ability to maintain awareness of latest security threats and mitigation techniques

  • Experience with Windows operating systems

  • Familiarity with Linux operating systems

  • Ability to independently and collaboratively pursue solutions to complex problems

  • Ability to build rapport and effectively communicate with others having technical or non-technical backgrounds

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Proven experience implementing security controls on information technology systems

  • Experience with Linux operating systems

  • Experience automating and improving work flow processes

  • Industry recognized certifications such as Network+, CCNA, Security+, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, CEH, or OSCP

  • Familiarity with security regulations such as PCI, HIPAA, NIST, NYDFS, GDPR, SEC, and SOC2.

  • DOD TS//SCI clearance preferred but not required.

About Bluestone Analytics

Bluestone Analytics is a veteran-owned cybersecurity technology and consulting firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Our diverse team of innovative security professionals are passionate about defending data and solving today’s complex cybersecurity challenges. We pride ourselves on a fun, collaborative work environment.

Why Charlottesville?

Charlottesville is a vibrant community offering metropolitan culture, scenic beauty, and endless adventure in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It features exceptional culinary options, a lively arts and music scene, and a rapidly growing tech community. Just two hours outside of DC, Charlottesville’s great quality of life and low cost of living make it a natural choice for tech professionals looking for a fantastic place to call home.

Apply

To apply, email cover letter and resume to careers@bluestoneanalytics.com and reference "Junior Cybersecurity Analyst" in the subject line. Bluestone Analytics is a veteran-owned small business and we highly encourage US military veterans to apply to our job openings.