ArcSight Analyst

  • Experis,
  • Arlington, VA
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ArcSight Analyst
Contract W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description




Experis IT is partnered with a non-profit, that supports members across the United States, and is in search for a Mid-level ArcSight Analyst. Qualified candidates will have hands on experience with ArcSight administration and be able to take ownership of projects/tasks/issues and work them through completion. This is a long term contract located in Arlington, VA.

RESPONSIBILITIES FOR MID-LEVEL ARCSIGHT ANALYST:

Research, analyze and understand log sources, particularly from various devices in an enterprise network
Appropriately categorize the security messages generated by various sources into the multi-dimensional ArcSight normalization schema
Write and modify scripts to parse out messages and interface with the ArcSight categorization database
Write scripts and automation to optimize various processes involved
Understand content for ArcSight ESM, including correlation rules, dashboards, reports, visualizations, etc.
Understand requirements to write content to address use cases based on customer requests and feedback
Provide back-up support to existing analysts
Support the development of this cross functional team to deliver clear and succinct documentation on processes and procedures
Provide on-call support as needed

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS FOR MID-LEVEL ARCSIGHT ANALYST:

2+ years experience with a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution such as ArcSight ESM is required
2+ years as a ArcSight Security Analyst
Hands-on experience scripting with Perl or Python
2+ years working as a Security engineer
2+ years working as a Forensics Analyst
Excellent knowledge of Forensic operations, administration and security
Experience examining logs and output from enterprise network devices and from applications hosted in these environments
Experience using Carbon Black and Bit9 as well as F-Response
Demonstrated technical understanding and knowledge appropriate to the role
Experience with performing endpoint forensics and malware analysis
Provide on-call support as needed
Experience examining logs and output from enterprise network devices and from applications hosted in these environments
Ability to quickly and accurately identify the meaning and severity of these log messages
Demonstrated technical understanding and knowledge appropriate to the role

Education:

BS/MS in Computer Science or 3+ year of equivalent experience in IT Security


Interested candidates please e-mail Michelle.Durante@experis.com Please do not hesitate to reach out for more information about this role.




Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)

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Experis



Company Information

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. We accelerate organizations' growth by intensely attracting, assessing, and placing specialized expertise in IT, Finance, Engineering, and Healthcare to precisely deliver in-demand talent for mission-critical positions, enhancing the competitiveness of the organizations and people we serve. Visit www.experis.com to learn more.
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Position Id : FOX_11224490-199

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