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Minnesota, United States of America (Remote)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
JOB #R2101763

Cyber Security Analyst

@ ICF Next, we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world. Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.  

Position Location:

Toronto, Minneapolis or Chicago office, but if you are a rockstar then we would be okay with anywhere in the continental US!

Position Summary:

Involved in the testing, implementation and operation of secure state-of-the-art internet-facing services, systems, networks, and database products in both hosted and cloud environments. Conducts risk assessments and provides recommendations for system and application design. Participates in a wide range of security activities including event correlation, alerting, vulnerability management, access management, incident response, troubleshooting, infrastructure management, audit support and more. Analyses are performed through all stages of the system lifecycle, including: concept, design, build, test, integration, operation, maintenance and disposal. Provides analysis, evaluations, and recommendations to improve system consistency, efficiency, and effectiveness. Helps ensure solution requirements meet timing, technical, and financial constraints. Integrates new features into existing solutions, provides analysis to evaluate existing systems against future needs and trends. Uses advanced forensic tools and techniques for investigation and attack reconstruction.  Provides recommendations for enhancements to systems, testing and processes.  Interacts with other internal groups and external entities including customers, law enforcement, and intelligence/government agencies.

Performance Objectives:

  • Operation of infrastructure and application vulnerability detection systems

  • Review and validation of vulnerability findings

  • Work with stakeholders to resolve vulnerabilities

  • Analyze log data for emerging or unusual patterns

  • Modify, create or propose alerts for events of interest

  • Help monitor common channels for priority communications

  • Ensure systems meet documented standards

  • Assist with obtaining or creating artifacts for audit and compliance

  • Request and incident ticket intake and escalation

  • Learn and document common processes with senior resources

  • Participate in on-call rotation

  • Assist with disaster recovery and incident response testing and processes

  • Research and test emerging threats

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 3+ years general technology experience

  • 1+ years general security experience

  • Familiar with basic information security practices

  • Desire for growth and development of security skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong ability to multi-task, react and think quickly

  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality

  • Must be flexible enough to work overtime when needed

  • Ability to travel 2-3 times a year

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in application development

  • Scripting and automation experience is a plus

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Minnesota Remote Office (MN99)

Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.

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