CYBER SOC ANALYST LEVEL I DAYS
Catapult Consultants is looking for an individual who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network. An analyst with Security Operations Centers (SOC), Cyber Security Operations Centers (CSOC), and Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) experience, needed to support the customer team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations.Position supports Tier 1 and 11AM - 7PM shiftResponsibilities will include
not limited to, Metasploit, vulnerability scanners, Kali Linux, and Nmap.Some experience with system hardening guidance and toolsSecurity documentation experience (DIACAP/RMF)Some Splunk query-development expertiseExperience on an Incident Response team performing Tier I/II initial incident triage.Experience guiding junior analystsExperience guiding junior Security operations teams in incident responseStrong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate findings, escalate critical incidents, and interact with Sec Ops leadership.Must be highly motivated with the ability to self-start, prioritize, multi-task and work in a team setting.Desired Skills:Splunk experience, developing queries, data models, and dashboardsSome digital analysis and forensics experience using Encase, Palantir, I2 Analysts Notebook, FTK or similar toolsExcellent writing skillsRequired Education:
Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Computer Science/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Science or a related field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree-level education.Desired Certifications:
DODI 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level II;
CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH), SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CSLC, CISM, CCNA
Public Trust Current
Information and Knowledge Systems
Type Of Job
VA - Merrifield
Catapult Consultants is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Abilities Required:While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel while typing at a computer keyboard.The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, or lift objects up to 10 pounds.The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The vision requirements include: close vision.
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