Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Mission Viejo, CA, US

Sr. Cyber Security Analyst

Hybrid from Chicago or S. CA  or Remote possible


James Hardie is the world’s #1 producer and marketer of high-performance fiber cement and fiber gypsum building solutions. We employ a diverse global workforce of over 5,000 employees across operations in North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines, and generated more than $2.9 billion in net sales during our 2021 fiscal year. We believe that home is a sanctuary and a canvas for self-expression without compromise. 


The Senior Cyber Security Analyst role is part of the Global Cyber Security team and will be responsible for working closely with all global business teams in maturing the Cyber Security program. You will ensure ensure close coordination with technology and business partners in continuous risk remediation efforts and be responsible for the timely reporting on issues and risks to Cyber Security leadership. You will work closely with the Global Cyber Security and IT teams on controls deployment, coverage, and effectiveness. You'll be conducting research and analysis in support of identifying and understanding cybersecurity risks to James Hardie and deliver solutions to appropriately safeguard data and services across platforms, technologies, services, architectures, and use cases; researching technologies, protocols and standards, practices, products and solutions that will meet corporate security control requirements for the enterprise and its customers and partners; contributing to the development and maintenance of cybersecurity strategy and architecture.



  • Coordinate response actions to identified business risks as a result of internal audits, third party risk assessments, and vulnerability assessments.
  • Proactively promote the enhancement of technology-related internal controls awareness and training across IT and business units.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation for existing security tools and solutions.
  • Ensure continuous improvement of security operations processes and procedures.
  • Ensure incident response tabletops are conducted on a regular basis and plans are updated using lesson learned.
  • Identify, monitor, and present data points into the IT risk management activities, including daily dashboards, metrics, and reporting.
  • Serve as the primary business liaison to existing security services providers.


Education & Experience

  • 4+ years of work experience in Incident Response, Threat Intelligence, or Security Operations.
  • Extensive knowledge in three or more of the following Security tools: Firewalls and firewall management systems, Web Content Filtering (URL Filtering), Web Application Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), SSL Decryption, Email Security, Endpoint Protection, Threat Management (APT), Vulnerability Scanning & Remediation, Identity Management, Data Loss Prevention, and Security Information and Event Management
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or Business Administration or another related field. Significant and relevant technical experience meeting the job description may be substituted for degree requirements.
  • 4+ years of work experience in Incident Response, Threat Intelligence, or Security Operations.
  • Experience developing operational and monitoring processes and documentation is required.
  • Hands on experience with any scripting language in existing role, Python is a plus
  • Relevant or vendor certifications in the above security tools is preferred.






This job description provides general information about the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other essential functions expected of an incumbent. It is not designed to be a comprehensive listing of all duties or responsibilities required of an incumbent. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to modify these duties and responsibilities at any time. This job description does not constitute a contract of employment or modify your status as an at-will employee.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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