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Cyber Security Analyst
Ref No.: 17-02595
Location: Herndon, Virginia
1-3 + years of related experience in information technology and/or information security preferred
• An understanding of Cyber Security Incident Response and Network Security Monitoring
• Fundamental understanding of computer networking (TCP/IP)
• Knowledge of Windows, Linux and Cisco operating systems and information security
• Knowledge of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and SIEM technologies; Splunk, Symantec antivirus, Firewalls and Sourcefire and similar tools preferred.
• Ability to obtain Clearance.

SOC Tier 1 Analyst must be willing to work in a 24x7x365 Security Operations Center environment. Including Holidays.
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
• interpersonal skills to interact with team members, management, and CSOC stakeholders
• Self-Starter
• Ability to work with little direct supervision
• Ability to think outside of the box when the need arises



Desirable certifications include, but not limited to:
o CompTIA Security+, SANs GSEC, GCIH, GCIA. Carnegie Mellon SEI Certified Incident Handler.