Cyber Security Analyst

Incident Response, Security Operations Center, CISSP, Cisco Certifications, Cyber security, Reverse engineering, Scripting, Python, Microsoft Windows, Linux
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

About Us :

 

Secunetics provides network infrastructure intelligence services to government agencies and commercial clients. We work with our clients to help assess the performance of IT infrastructures, establish baselines, and identify opportunities for optimization/improvement. We are a focused team of enthusiastic colleagues working together on a diverse and challenging set of projects.

 

We are currently looking to grow our security team to support the prevention and detection of cyber-attacks for federal and commercial enterprise clients. We value creative, strategic thinkers with demonstrated interest and skills in optimizing network performance.

 

Who you are :

 

  • You are a and clearable to the TS level
  • You have a strong interest in cyber security and IT infrastructure performance
  • You keep on top of changes in security products and breaches
  • You have strong communication skills (listening, verbal, and written)
  • You have an eye for details and consistency
  • You enjoy interacting with clients to satisfy their goals and objectives
  • You are a hobbyist and have a really cool lab environment set up in your basement

 

We are looking for a team member with the following skills/experience :  

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, or a related field
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a Security Operations Center
  • Minimum of 2 years of incident response experience
  • Hands on experience analyzing malware and understanding of reverse engineering practices
  • Hands on experience working with endpoint detection and response solutions
  • Hands on experience with open source and commercial threat intelligence and malware analysis tools 
  • Experience performing analysis of security events to determine if they are true positives or false positives
  • Strong understanding of threat vectors and performing root cause analysis
  • Strong understanding of network and security technologies (routers, switches, firewalls, endpoint detection and response, endpoint protection platforms, email threat protection)
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols
  • Experience in analyzing network packet data
  • Experience writing scripts in python, shell, or powershell
  • In-depth knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems and hardening procedures
  • Must have strong written communication skills with experience writing incident reports

If you have any of the following, it would be a bonus :

  • Active US Secret or Top Secret clearance
  • Experience working with SIEM and SOAR technologies
  • Experience working with software development tools (e.g. Github)
  • CISSP, OSCP, GIAC, CCNA Certification

Secunetics is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, age, gender identity, or any other applicable basis that is protected by foreign, federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation.

 

 

Dice Id : 10314244
Position Id : 6755819
Originally Posted : 1 year ago
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