IT Security Analyst

Full Time
Maplewood, MN
Areas of Interest: Systems Security Analysis
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3M is seeking an Endpoint Security Analyst for the Information, Security, Risk, and Compliance Group located in Maplewood, MN. Be part of what’s next! 

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position Endpoint Security Analyst, will provide technical support to users and teams by researching and answering questions, troubleshooting problems, maintaining compliance and being a resource on a variety of IT security projects.  The Endpoint Security environment includes security solutions on 86,000+ Windows and Mac workstations and 10,000+ Windows and Linux servers. This role combines support, vendor relationship management and product lifecycle management in one role.

 Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Interact with end users and global IT personnel including helpdesk, application support, and IT infrastructure support groups when necessary to resolve environment and client issues.
  • Review, update, and create necessary documentation to support processes used by global support team including but not limited to ITSM documentation used by service desk staff.
  • Support Endpoint Security team key projects via Installation and testing of new software, creating/maintaining IT technical support documentation and general support
  • Cross-train with globally dispersed team members on core Client Security technologies.
  • Analyze new security threats and work with appropriate groups to determine actions needed to mitigate risks
  • Perform daily health monitoring and pro-active maintenance
  • Evaluate and process Ad-hoc and routine reports for security related metrics
  • Maintain proper change control procedures
  • Identify process improvements
  • Provide after-hours support during weeknights and weekends for all technologies managed via the Client Security team.
  • Participate in malware incident responses as required
  • Assist team with maintaining overall security posture through monitoring of key metrics and maintaining installation and configuration compliance

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university OR 2 year IT technical degree with minimum four (4) years of global technical support experience
  • Minimum three (3) years of global technical support experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CISSP or commensurate certifications
  • Experience with security in cloud with vendors such as AWS and AZURE
  • Application Whitelisting and File Integrality Monitoring Experience
  • Experience in Linux Server Support

Location: Maplewood, MN

Travel: May include up to 10% domestic travel

Relocation: Is not authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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