Information Assurance Analyst

Information Assurance Analyst

Information Assurance Analyst 4x3

Degree Required:

Degree Required
Bachelor's Degree Required
CompTIA Security + Recommended

Job Growth:

Job Growth

Median Salary Range:

Median Salary Range

Soft Skills:

Soft Skills
Ability to Work Well Under Pressure

Common Job Duties:

  • Ensure organization’s information assurance policy is meeting customer, regulatory, or industry requirements
  • Validate all operating systems, software, and hardware are protected and compliant with organization policies
  • Perform assessments against organization policy controls and regulatory control frameworks
  • Verify the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data and technology through assessments and control frameworks
  • Report any control violation findings through organization risk management framework or model
  • Maintain relevant documentation related to information security
Information Assurance Analyst Tracks
  • Intern
  • Junior
  • Mid
  • Senior
Target Employee


Employee Type

Current student (High School, College, Technical School)


School coursework, hands on tinkering

Job Titles


Job Responsibilities
  • Learning about security controls, regulatory bodies, frameworks, and technology
  • Shadowing
  • Assigned a project/have a deliverable

Microsoft Technical Assessments (MTA-98-367 retires on June 30th, 2021 but an updated version will be available) for Cybersecurity