SOC Security Analyst

Overview

Remote
$40 - $44
Accepts corp to corp applications
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 12 Month(s)

Skills

SIEM
TCP/IP
Knowledge in Cybersecurity

Job Details

Innova Solutions is immediately hiring for a SOC Security Analyst

 

Position Type: SOC Security Analyst

Duration: 12+ Month

Location: Remote 

As a SOC Security Analyst, you will:

 

Job Description:

The Tier-1 Security Analyst represents the entry point into the Security Operations Center (SOC).

The SOC Security Analyst will perform basic security monitoring, handle common issue types, and perform basic incident response activities. 

 

The duties of the SOC Security Analyst (Tier 1) include the following:

  • Provide “eyes on glass” real-time security monitoring in a 24x7 environment by monitoring security infrastructure and security alarm devices for Indicators of Compromise utilizing SIEM and cybersecurity tools.
  • Performing level 1 assessment of incoming alerts (assessing the priority of the alert, determining the severity of the alert concerning the customer environment, correlating additional details) and coordinating with Senior Analysts for high-priority incidents, if necessary.
  • Provide basic security event detection and initial triage of security events, opening tickets in designated ticketing systems within SLO and/or SLA guidelines.
  • Performing administrative routines of SOC like evaluating reports and SIEM dashboards, reviewing ticket escalations.
  • Incoming call handling from and initiating trouble tickets, if applicable.
  • Provide health and availability analysis, opening tickets in designated ticketing systems within SLO and/or SLA guidelines.
  • Follow documented escalation procedures.
  • Identify recurring incidents for problem management purposes.
  • Coordinate with Senior Analysts for high-priority incidents.

Required Skills & Expertise:

  • Associate degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a similar discipline
  • Strong documentation and communication skills
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Proactive in engaging with customers, client executives, and management teams
  • Basic knowledge of network technologies
  • Knowledge of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), RCF 1918, and common attacks against TCP/IP protocol
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Server Operating Systems
  • Basic understanding of threat landscape and indicators of compromise
  • At least 1-3 years Security related experience
  • Clear and concise written and oral English

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or similar discipline
  • Information Technology security-related certifications like CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, Linux, Cisco CCNA, Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals, AWS Cloud Practitioner or SANS GSEC
  • Understanding of command line scripting and implementation (i.e. Python, PowerShell, Bash Shell)
  • Ability to write new content/searches/scripts (e.g., Splunk dashboards, Splunk ES alerts, QRadar, RSA Netwitness, SumoLogic, Sentinel, Chronicle, SOAR, etc.)
  • Experience with tools such as Active Directory, Cisco IOS, MS Server, AMP, Splunk ES, SNORT, Yara, IronPort, Firepower, SOAR, etc.
  • Strong understanding of networking (TCP Flags, TCP Handshake, IP addressing, Firewalls, Proxy, IDS, IPS)
  • Ability to perform NetFlow / packet capture (PCAP) analysis
  • Experience with basic cyber threat hunting

 

The ideal candidate will have: SIEM, TCP/IP, Knowledge in Cybersecurity

 

Qualified candidates should APPLY NOW for immediate consideration!  Please hit APPLY to provide the required information, and we will be back in touch as soon as possible.

We are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar positions. If this role is not a fit for you, we do offer a referral bonus program for referrals that we successfully place with our clients, subject to program guidelines.   ASK ME HOW.

Thank you!

Pushkar Chaurasiya

Sr. Associate

 

PAY RANGE AND BENEFITS:

Pay Range:  $40 - $44 per hour

Pay range offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors, including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc.

 

Benefits: Innova Solutions offers benefits( based on eligibility) that include the following: Medical & pharmacy coverage, Dental/vision insurance, 401(k), Health saving account (HSA) and Flexible spending account (FSA), Life Insurance, Pet Insurance, Short term and Long term Disability, Accident & Critical illness coverage, Pre-paid legal & ID theft protection, Sick time, and other types of paid leaves (as required by law), Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

 

ABOUT INNOVA SOLUTIONS: Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Innova Solutions employs approximately 50,000 professionals worldwide and reports an annual revenue approaching $3 Billion. Through our global delivery centers across North America, Asia, and Europe, we deliver strategic technology and business transformation solutions to our clients, enabling them to operate as leaders within their fields.

 

Recent Recognitions:

One of Largest IT Consulting Staffing firms in the USA – Recognized as #4 by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA 2022)

ClearlyRated® Client Diamond Award Winner (2020)

One of the Largest Certified MBE Companies in the NMSDC Network (2022)

Advanced Tier Services partner with AWS and Gold with MS

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Innova Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits any kind of unlawful discrimination and harassment. Innova Solutions is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national origin, citizenship, social or ethnic origin, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by the statutes, rules, and regulations in the locations where it operates.  If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us at or . Please indicate the specifics of the assistance needed.  Innova Solutions encourages all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities.   Innova Solutions (HireGenics/Volt) does not discriminate against applicants based on citizenship status, immigration status, or national origin, in accordance with 8 U.S.C. § 1324b.

The company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner that complies with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and other applicable laws.