Leidos is seeking a Cyber Security SOC Analyst Tier I
- SOC TIER I ANALYST DAILY ACTIVITIES:
- Active participant in 24x7 operations of the NOAA SOC and Commerce ESOC. This includes proactively monitoring and providing near-real-time cyber security status and reports to enable timely decision-making for 24/7 operations.
- Operate with direction to investigate and escalate in accordance with protocols and contractual SLAs as well as NOAA and Commerce procedures.
- Perform investigative functions involving strong network engineering or Security+-type skills (note: Security+ is not required but is very helpful cert)
- Participate regularly in SOC working group sessions, to include idea generation for new content rules for security alerting and technology implementations/advancement. Collaborate across organizational lines and develop depth in your desired cyber discipline and/or technologies
- Follow documented procedures yet have an eye towards process improvement/effectivity
- FEATURES OF THE CANDIDATE/JOB:
- Inquisitive, problem-solving oriented
- 24x7 operations (so 8 or 12 hour rotating shift schedule) so able to support day + night shift, holidays, weekends, etc.
- Must be US Citizen. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Top Secret Clearance
- Tier 1: 1-3 years of experience with cyber operations.
- Basic understanding of cyber landscape + typical threat vectors.
- Desired Qualifications: CEH, Security+ or relevant IT technology certification
- Desired Qualifications:
- Security or relevant IT technology certification
- Typically requires BS degree and 0 – 3 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Secret Clearance or TS/SCI (Interim Secret acceptable).
Leidos is a Fortune 500™ company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.
Our Civil Group offers an array of exciting career opportunities for the best IT, energy, logistics and engineering professionals.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Operations
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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