Thursday, May 28, 2015

Lead SOC Analyst/Engineering

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Our client located in Deerfield, IL is in need of a Lead Security Operations Center, (SOC) Analyst for a 6 month contract with a good chance of extension. The Lead SOC Analyst will provide real-time monitoring of security incidents, investigate suspicious activity, performs triage and correlate events, conduct technical analysis of network traffic and endpoint systems, and escalates incidents to Incident Response team members.
Required Skills:  
  • 5+ Years (Commercial and/or Defense Information Security Operations, e.g., SOC) experience
  • Experience with at least one, preferably more than one of the following is required:
    • SA Log/Packets
    • FireEye
    • Archer SecOps
    • ECAT
    • Iron Port
    • Encase
  • Good understanding and experience with IT Security Operations, Incident Response, Remediation, Mitigation, Advanced Persistent Threat (APT), and Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Prior experience as a lead SOC Analyst is required
  • Good understanding of Computer Forensics and malicious logic/code triage and analysis.
  • Solid hands-on SOC skills with the ability to assist on threats as needed
  • Solid consulting, communications, and documentation skills are required
  • Must be capable of working at the customer location and be productive working remotely
Nice to Have:
  • One or more of the following certifications is a major plus and is preferred:
    • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst – GCIA
    • GIAC Certified Incident Handler - GCIH
    • GIAC Certified Forensic Examiner - GCFE
    • GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst - GCFA
Certified Information Systems Security Professional – CISSP



Tim McGeown
Technical Recruiter

ClearBridge Technology Group
Direct: (781) 916-0117
Toll Free: (877) 808-2284