IT Security Analyst (Data Loss Prevention)


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for an IT Security Analyst for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Detroit, MI!

Title: IT Security Analyst (Data Loss Prevention)

Location: Detroit, MI

Duration: 12+ Months

Role Type: W2 Contract Engagement

Engagement Description

The DLP Analyst will be primarily responsible for the daily monitoring and/or maintenance of the enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solution. The individual selected for this role will monitor and respond to alerts generated from the tool, generate reports, and perform policy tuning activities.  This position will require day-to-day coordination and collaboration with a wide array of cybersecurity teams, and business units to enable DLP Operations and Response.

Top 3 Skills/Experience

  • Monitor and respond to alerts generated from the Data Loss Prevention (DLP) systems and other technologies
  • Work with cybersecurity partners and lines of business to remediate events
  • Collect DLP related metrics and present them to business leaders

Required Skills/Experience

  • Understand and follow the incident response process through event escalations
  • Respond to investigations referrals from partner teams
  • Review monthly DLP metrics and make and/or perform detection policy tuning to enhance program efficacy

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Technical Experience DLP solutions, such as Symantec DLP, McAfee DLP, or Proofpoint
  • Experience drafting DLP policy, procedures, and technical documentation
  • Understanding of data classification tools, such as Titus, Bolden James, or Varonis
  • Experience and understanding of DLP and how it relates to Cloud Technologies.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, or related field
  • Cybersecurity Certification(s) – SSCP, CISSP, GSEC, CEH, CHFI

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement 

Job ID: JOB-208305
Publish Date: 14 Oct 2022

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