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Associate, Cloud Security Assurance
Seattle, WA

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Job Description

About Coalfire

Coalfire is the cybersecurity advisor that helps private and public sector organizations avert threats, close gaps, and effectively manage risk. Our professionals are among the most talented in the industry, and each and every day, they strive to provide the unbiased assessments, advice, and innovative solutions that help our clients meet their specific challenges and build long-term strategies to protect their organizations. For nearly 20 years, we've been on the cutting-edge of one of the world's most important industries - and we're committed to making the world a safer place by solving our clients' toughest security challenges.

We're growing rapidly and are currently seeking an Associate Security Consultant to support our Seattle office.

What you'll do

The Associate Security Consultant will work as part of a team assessing the security and compliance of client firms against a variety of regulatory standards including SOC 1/SOC 2, SSAE 18, PCI-DSS, and others. As you develop, you will have the opportunity to earn various industry certifications (CISA, CISSP, QSA, etc.) commensurate with your experience. Associates who have demonstrated a strong work ethic and technical acumen have been promoted quickly and have assumed greater responsibility as they have grown.

What you'll bring

* Bachelor's degree (four-year college or university) or equivalent combination of education and work experience
* Zero to three years (0-3) years of experience in IT and/or information security
* Practical technical understanding of system and/or network administration
* Experience with Operating System(s) configuration
* Exposure to Switches, Routers, Wireless (Wi-Fi)
* Exposure to Firewalls and IDS/IPS
* Basic understanding of information security principles and concepts
* Exposure to Threat and Vulnerability assessment
* Knowledge of Security Frameworks (ISO, NIST, FISMA, COBIT, NERC CIP, etc.)
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Familiarity with statutes and regulations across multiple industries that are relevant to IT (e.g. SOX 404, HIPAA, FedRAMP, GLB, Patriot Act)
* A strong desire to jump start your career and enter the rapidly growing field for IT control management
* Ability to travel 25%

Why you'll want to join us

Passionate problem-solvers who are hungry to learn, grow, and contribute. That's what it takes to be a part of the Coalfire team. We work together to tackle the toughest cybersecurity challenges and help our clients become more secure and successful. We are trusted advisors who are committed to shaping our industry. At Coalfire, our people have the opportunity to expand their minds and skills, build meaningful relationships with the industry's smartest minds, and have a direct impact on our company's success.

Along with energetic culture and supportive environment, you'll have the flexibility to balance your personal and work life and grow personally and professionally. We work hard, and we play hard - and the two often overlap. We host family-friendly events and happy hours along with professional meetups and informal networking sessions, and we're active in our communities. Plus, we offer great benefits, including:

* Health, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution
* Flexible paid time off (employees are encouraged to spend four weeks away from the office each year)
* A generous 401(k) plan
* A corporate wellness program
* Tuition reimbursement
* A kitchen stocked with snacks, coffee, and tasty beverages

Coalfire is an EEO employer.

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