IT Security Analyst I

Terre Haute, Indianapolis, IN  •  Full Time

Job Description

Thompson Thrift is seeking to hire a Full-Time IT Security Analyst I to work out of either the Terre Haute, IN or Indianapolis, IN office. As the IT Security Analyst I, you will analyze alerts/security events/logs for threats such as computer viruses, exploits, and malicious attacks. You will use critical thinking to bring together information from multiple sources to determine if a threat is present, as well as effectively notate work completed during an investigation. In this role, you will track incoming alerts from multiple clients, and sources effectively.


  • Configure antivirus systems and consoles and take care of day-to-day operations and data structures.
  • Conduct threat and risk analysis and provide viable solutions for them.
  • Collect and analyze data to eliminate risk, performance, and capacity issues.
  • Create tools and actively take part in the security architecture reviews.
  • Design and develop security features and procedures.
  • Integrate and deploy security software solutions.
  • Design secure principles and optimize new technology services.
  • Acting as a resource supporting the organization’s Information Security programs and services.
  • Assisting with the planning and delivery of the organization’s Information Security projects and programs.
  • Assisting with the authoring and revision of Information Security Policies and related documents (e.g., standards, processes, procedures, guidelines, etc.).
  • Providing Subject Matter Expertise, addressing such matters as industry standards and practices, Security Policies, implementation of countermeasures and controls, emerging risks, etc.
  • Overseeing ongoing Security Awareness and Training program for the organization.

Preferred Certifications 

  • Security+
  • Network+
  • Or related entry level certification

Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience identifying network and host-based threats.
  • Experience analyzing network (PCAP) and computer (Windows Event) logs.
  • Proficient with Mac and Windows operating systems.
  • Experience triaging security alerts.
  • Understand Patch Management
  • Practical experience with computer networks.
  • Practical experience troubleshooting computer processes and applications.
  • Knowledge of Firewall, Antivirus and IDPS concepts.

At Thompson Thrift, we work to fulfill our mission daily 'to positively impact our team members and the communities we serve.' As a successful, 30+ year development and construction company, we are looking for team members who are inspired by our mission and share our core values of leadership, excellence and service. Our property management teams work in a fun, fast-paced work environment and have tremendous room for professional growth. Full time position with benefit package including health insurance, vision, dental, short and long-term disability, 401K and paid time off.  

Are you ready to join our team?