IT Security Consultant/Data Loss Prevention Analyst

Next info solutions
Atlanta, GA, USA
Aug 14, 2019

Client Name

Metasys Technologies


Job Title:  IT Security Consultant/Data Loss Prevention Analyst
Location:  Atlanta Ga 30313
Duration: : 3.5+ Months Extendable Contract
Client:    Corporate
Job Description:
Has to be onsite because of the level of information this person will be exposed to Length of Assignment: until end of the year, the possibility for the extension Interview process: phone + onsite**

  • Daily triage of DLP Incidents Monday through Friday (standard 8-hour shifts)·
  • Review the movement of sensitive Company data via DLP and other monitoring systems·
  • Escalation of findings to investigations team via the creation of cases in the Operational Activities (OA) case management system·
  • Creation of educational emails and contacts to associates who have generated low-level incidents·
  • Generates reporting and supporting documentation for periodic client meetings as requested·
  • Creation and follow through to resolution of inquiries related to Mid-level DLP incidents in accordance to the predefined procedures· Creation of daily and monthly activities and status reports· Creation and continuous update of process documents and “run books” for DLP process changes


  • Minimum one to three years of experience working in IT operations and/or information security·
  • Experience in collecting and analyzing data from various sources·
  • Data analytics skills using tools such as Excel·
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills· Strong communication, presentation, and writing skills·
  • Ability to develop and present technically complex matters in non-technical terms·
  • Ability to work in a team environment and deliver consistent results with limited resources· Knowledge of information technology including network, workstation, mobile, cloud and application security·
  • Preferred - Python scripting experience, including document processing using the APACHE – TIKA libraries· Preferred – PERL Scirpting for task automation·
  • Preferred - PowerShell scripting experience, including AD User Administration scripts·
  • Preferred – Experience with building models in Microsoft Power BI·
  • Preferred – Experience with Data Loss Prevention Technologies (Symantec DLP)

 Top Skills:-

  • IT Skillset but this is not an IT role-
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral; will be connecting with clients and talking through the use of IT systems
  • Nice to Have: Symantec data loss prevention exp a plus; if they have used a DLP system that works too
  • Provide analysis of Data Loss Prevention incidents from the Company's DLP system, looking for trends and patterns of system and data misuse.
  • Provide incident reporting to management, and educational interaction with the end-user community.

Triage security events presented by the DLP system and escalate to senior security investigators as needed