July 26, 2017

Information Security Analyst – Houston

Shaw Systems Associates, Inc., an established software development company with a rapidly growing cloud offering, is seeking a motivated Information Security Analyst who is a highly organized and reliable team member to work full time in our corporate office. The ideal candidate will have experience in vendor security management, server security administration, Exchange hardening, email encryption, securing of; virtualization, storage systems, colocations, networking, firewalls, and cloud computing. This position will conduct information security assessments for the organization. Responsible for the installation and management of security systems across the entire organization’s network, including IDS, firewalls, log capture, etc. and will also be responsible for monitoring and reacting to security systems output.


  • Monitor Security Systems A/V, Firewalls, Etc.
  • Respond to security Issues
  • Write and maintain: Information Security Response Plan, Vendor Security Management Plan, Security Awareness program, and other Security Policies
  • Act as Information Security resource on sales calls
  • Respond to security audits by customers and prospects
  • Respond to vulnerability requests
  • Research and remediate vulnerabilities
  • Assist with SSAE-16 audit
  • Research new security technologies
  • Improve existing security systems and policies
  • Educate users on security best practices
  • The above duties will include our internal networks, Colo, and Cloud offering
  • The above duties will include our internal networks, Colo, and Cloud offering.


  • 3-5 years’ experience as an Information Security Analyst or related position
  • Have superior analytical and organizational skills, as well as a detail oriented work ethic
  • Must be a good listener and communicator having experience communicating with all levels of management and interacting with clients
  • Flexibility to handle multiple diverse scenarios simultaneously, as well as, handling quick deadlines and prioritizing tasks appropriately
  • Self- Starter
  • 5 years’ experience with technologies including vSphere 5.0+, vCenter, Windows 2008 R2, 2012, SQL Server 2014, Exchange Server 2013, Windows 10
  • Minimum of 5 years of security experience in regards to; Server Administration
  • Active Directory/Group Policy, Cisco firewalls and routers, and network hardening
  • Cloud Experience a huge plus
  • Relevant Security, Microsoft, and Cisco certifications a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security, or similar field a plus

Please email your resume to: resumes@shawsystems.com