Sample Resume: Security Analyst

Jared Blake
000 Elm Street  |  Short Hills, New Jersey 07078  |  000-000-0000  |

Talented and dedicated Security Analyst with over 10 years of experience


  • Outstanding background successfully identifying risks and implementing security solutions for wide range of projects and clientele.
  • Proven track record overseeing and managing all facets of UNIX security.
  • Excellent computer skills with extensive engineering background.
  • Adept in risk assessment, project management, and security audits.
  • Able to build productive working relationships with both coworkers and clientele.
  • Strong education background, including MBA and HP-UX Administration Certification


ABC Technology, Inc., New York, NY
2003 – Present
Consultant to XYZ Technology, managing over 15 projects for Fortune 500 company with over 450 employees.
  • Assist Platform and Application Specific Security Services Component as UNIX Security Project Analyst.
  • Represent client as UNIX Security SME during audits of 3rd party sites.
  • Identify requirements; research and author Technical Architecture Security Standards.
  • Ensure projects developing or implementing UNIX based solutions comply with Technical Architecture Standards and Enterprise Information Security Policy.
  • Perform risk assessment surveys to identify security requirements.
  • Create and update security scripts for all UNIX platforms.
  • Harden and secure UNIX servers as well as monitor security reports and logs.
  • Research and implement UNIX security solutions.
HJK Media, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
1995 – 2003
Systems Analyst (1996 – 2003)
UNIX System Administrator Consultant (1995 – 1996)
  • Responsible for all aspects of UNIX security, including performing UNIX security audit, writing and implementing security policies, and ensuring compliance to security standards.
  • Verified user accounts and host files, tested password files using multiple security tools, eliminated unused services, and secured root and .rhosts access to all UNIX boxes. • Installed and maintained engineering software on servers.
  • Oversaw disaster recovery and backup policy implementation and maintenance. Identified requirements; designed, created, and maintained disaster recovery system.
  • Monitored and administered over 200 computers and multiple network area storage devices on WAN spanning United States, England, Germany, and South Africa. Provided TCP/IP support services to engineering users.
  • Interfaced with business partners to determine how Engineering Services department could best provide services and solutions.
  • Support Network Appliance file systems, HP-UX and AIX servers.
  • Consistently reduced or eliminated downtime through troubleshooting and timely repairs.
LMN Inc., Chicago, IL
1993 – 1995
Software Engineer
  • Created databases and fixed bugs in a 4GL/RDBMS environment on HPUX/AIX, DEC, and Sun platforms.
  • Performed as Assistant UNIX System Administrator of a hybrid LAN.
  • Effectively resolved customer issues and preserved accounts.


United States Navy
  • Quality Assurance Inspector
  • Nuclear Weapons Security Guard


Software Languages: Ignite-UX, HP OpenView, OmniBack II, Ghostscript, Apache, Samba, Remedy, Shell, Basic Fortran, John The Ripper, COBOL, Crack, Pascal, Shell, Expect, Awk, sed, C, ssh
Operating Systems: UNIX, HP-UX, IBM AIX, Solaris, Windows NT/W2K/XP, Linux
Hardware: HP-UX 9000, IBM RS/6000, Intel, Sun, Network Appliance, Qualstar, Cisco, DLT
HP-UX Administration
Master of Business Administration
New York University, New York, NY
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

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