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Information Security Analyst

Job ID: 35084
Department: Technology Department
Location: 2 Montgomery Street


The Port Authority of NY & NJ is seeking an Information Security Analyst. This individual will be responsible for managing and implementing cyber security technologies. The ideal candidate will be passionate about cyber security, detail oriented, possesses a strong technical background and desire to learn. The role will require the candidate to be on call occasionally to respond to security emergencies and work as part of an incident response team.


  • Respond to requests from multiple departments, and understand procedures for basic firewall, proxy and O365 blocking requests.
  • Manage endpoint security and detection systems to include identification and remediation of malware.
  • Perform vulnerability scans on customer systems and generate reports.
  • Support Payment Card Industry (PCI) efforts.
  • Support application control efforts.
  • Manage a diverse set of security platforms and generate reports
  • Respond to Security Operations security incidents and take part in remediation and cleanup where necessary
  • Troubleshoot security systems and collaborate with Network Operations to provide recommendations to better support IT infrastructure

**Note** This is a project position



Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in a hands-on information technology role
  • Relevant certification such as Security +, CEH, or equivalent
  • Understanding of cyber security technologies to include firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM, access control, encryption, networks, anti-malware, servers, vulnerability management and other security solutions


Ideal candidates will present the following profile:

  • Understanding of cyber security technology such as firewalls, Splunk, Web proxy technologies etc.
  • Understanding of DLP technologies
  • Understanding of Asset management for both hardware and software
  • Experience working with internal and external clients
  • Experience working with Cisco security technologies
  • Experience in implementation and management of security tools

Compensation & Benefits

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey offers a competitive salary, an outstanding benefits package and a professional environment that supports development and recognizes achievement.

How To Apply

Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the Apply Now button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

About The Port Authority

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.


The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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