Dean Foods

  • Senior Security Analyst

    Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Bachelor's Degree
    Relocation Assistance
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    Job Description & Requirements

    We are looking for a Security Analyst III, who enjoys information security and possesses both deep and wide expertise in the information systems and security fields.



    • Develops and manages information security for IT functional areas
    • Assists in the development and implementation of security policies, procedures and controls (e.g., user log-on and authentication rules, security breach escalation procedures, security auditing procedures and use of firewalls and encryption routines).
    • Prepares status reports on security matters to develop security risk analysis scenarios and response procedures.
    • Responsible for the tracking and monitoring of software viruses.
    • Enforces security policies and procedures by administering and monitoring security profiles, reviews security violation reports and investigates possible security exceptions, and maintains and documents security controls.
    • Involved in the evaluation of products and/or procedures to enhance security while also improving end user productivity and effectiveness.
    • Provides direct support to the business and IT staff for security related issues.
    • Educates IT and the business about security policies and consults on security issues regarding user built/managed systems.
    • Represents the security needs of the organization by providing security expertise and assistance in IT projects. Must have extensive knowledge in networking, databases, systems and web operations.
    • Based upon skills and experience, this position ranges from security administration to developing enterprise security strategies, management of security projects and the most complicated security issues.
    • Identifies the strategies necessary to maintain and improve security and monitoring controls.
    • Works with Security vendors to design and implement new IT Security tools
    • Develop detailed security diagrams and documentation
    • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
    • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancement


    Job Requirements:

    • Bachelor's or Technical Degree Required (computer science, information systems, business administration or other industry related curriculum)
    • MS degree preferred
    • 10 or more years of work experience in IT, with a broad range of exposure to systems analysis, application development, database design and administration
    • 5 or more years of experience in Information Systems Security
    • CISSP, CEH or, CISA certification preferred
    • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security
    • Hands on experience in one or more of the following information security areas:
      • Technical writing
      • BIA/BCP/DRP
      • Information security architecture
      • Identity and access management systems
      • Threat and vulnerability management systems
      • Incident response
    • Thorough understanding of current security principles and concepts
    • Thorough understanding of system and network protocols and their relationship to the security infrastructure
    • Problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure
    • Participate in 24 X 7 on call rotation

    EEO Statement

    Dean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be an illegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants who test positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state or local law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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