Xator Corporation is a trusted provider of mission-focused C4ISR solutions addressing National Security & Intelligence, Tactical Intelligence, Critical Infrastructure Protection, and Training for U.S. Government clients at home and abroad. Our work positively impacts the safety and security of personnel, facilities, and vital information throughout the world.
OVERVIEW: The Mid SOC Analyst is part of the Security Monitoring and Response team which provides Department-wide 24x7 security, network system monitoring and incident handling. This includes monitoring, reporting, coordination and escalation, where applicable, of events and tracking of Department incidents. The SOC Analyst is responsible for providing effective security monitoring and incident response through triage, investigation, communication, and reporting.RESPONSIBILITIES: Active participant in 24x7 operations of the HHS SOC.Experience with/Knowledge of Enterprise Security Information/Event Management (SIEM) systems, IDS devices, firewalls, and/or antivirus management.Perform PCAP analysisOperate autonomously to further investigate and escalate in accordance with protocols and contractual SLAs. Monitors security incident and event management (SIEM) and logging environments for security events and alerts to potential (or active) threats, intrusions, and/or compromisesAssists with triage of service requests from customers and internal teams Assists with the containment of threats and provides guidance for remediation of the environment during or after an incident.Documents event analysis and writes comprehensive reports of incident investigations.Collaborate with technical teams to identify, resolve, and mitigate events.Knowledge of/Experience with the following:Lancope (Stealth Watch) SplunkArcherRemedy WiresharkSolarwindsRiskVisionRSA NetwitnessMust have strong written and verbal communication skills.Attention to detail and great organizational skills.Ability to maintain focus while performing in depth log analysis.Ability to think outside the box when investigating events.REQUIRED:At least 5 years of relevant experience.B.A. or B.S. degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience. Five (5) years of direct related experience in related field may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree requirement.PREFERRED: Perform all tasks required per shift including reporting, monitoring, and turnover.Assess incident severity and escalate as needed.Perform additional event/incident investigation and research as needed.Utilize internal guidelines for effective call processing, escalation and client service.Interact with network intrusion detection devices and other security systems via proprietary and commercial consoles, both local and remote.Monitor and respond to alerts from network devices and work directly with vendors during circuit outages. Xator Corporation provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans’ status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
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