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Sr Data Analyst

Location: Herndon, VA
Job # 8856218
Date Posted: 03-24-2017
Our client is seeking a Senior Data & Reporting Analyst to join their Global Information Security & Privacy organization, located in the Washington, DC area. This position will report to the Director of Global Risk Analytics and Assurance and be a part of the team responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining a Global Information Security Risk Analytics platform that will be used to provide risk intelligence to Senior Leadership and monitor the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of critical assets, products, and services.
Position Responsibilities:
  • Provide input to the selection and design of key risk metrics used to monitor information security and privacy risks.
  • Assist with developing innovative processes and tools to communicate risk intelligence to a wide group of executives and line management.
  • Facilitate and execute both automated and manual data calls which will be imported into existing Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) tools.
  • Liaison with information security, privacy, and IT stakeholders to address questions and continuously improve the risk analytics program.
  • Support the development, documentation and delivery of training and user guidance to ensure consistent and effective data sourcing across the company. 
Job Qualifications:
  • A bachelor’s degree, preferably in Mathematics or Information Security, or a related data analytics/information security field.
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of information security management frameworks (e.g. ISO 27001 and 27002) and information security industry standards (e.g. PCI DSS, NIST) desirable, but not required
  • Knowledge of risk analytics, data analytics programs and concepts a must.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word a must.
  • Experience with GRC tools preferred.
  • Experience with visualization tools (e.g. -Tableau, D3js) preferred not required
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects, with strong ability to adapt to dynamic work environment and to prioritize tasks accordingly.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical, research, and problem solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
  • All candidates must be authorized to work in the USA.
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