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Tier I, II and III Security Operations Center Analyst

Tier I, II and III Security Operations Center Analyst

Job Location 
US-DC-Washington
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Duration 
..
Clearance 
Secret

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Overview

Ace Info Solutions, Inc. (AceInfo) is a mid-size federal contracting firm with a focused vision: empower our clients, challenge our employees, and grow our business. Founded in December 2000, and employs over 550 professionals. We have a deep commitment to ensuring quality and customer satisfaction with a mature corporate infrastructure, strong management and quality practices. AceInfo is prime on 95% of our contracts, is headquartered in Reston VA, and has geographically dispersed office locations throughout the country, to include: Kearneysville, WV; Chesapeake, VA; Fort Collins, CO; Boulder, CO; Quantico, VA; Kansas City, MO; Bowie, MD; multiple Washington, DC Metropolitan locations, and project presence in 23 states in all time zones. We offer excellent benefits and salary packages including free medical/dental/life insurance premiums for staff members.

 

AceInfo does provide relocation for internal employees and external candidates, within 50 miles (minimum) of work location.

  

 

AceInfo is currently seeking several Tier I, II and III Security Operations Center Analyst to support our federal project, in Washington, DC

 

 

Project Overview:

 

 

This individual will work as a member of a security team in a 24x7 Security Operations Center responsible for monitoring the customer’s environment for potential security threats and incidents. This will include the identification, analysis, investigation and support of remediation recommendations to mitigate the security threats and incidents. The analyst will work closely with other teams as part of the overall incident management process.

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Using security tools, perform monitoring and analysis of security events of interest to detect security risks and threats on the customer’s network
  • Create incidents and support the investigation of such incidents to not only mitigate the current threat but also prevent future occurrence
  • Support escalation to and work closely with Sr. analysts and engineers as required
  • Document all actions taken as part of incident investigation
  • Work closely with other teams to support the incident management process
  • Provide tuning and filtering recommendations to engineering team
  • Support requests for data by the customer and/or other teams
  • Assist with the identification, creation and refinement of the team’s processes and procedures.
  • Stay abreast of current threats and vulnerabilities, particularly those that may directly impact the customer

Qualifications

 

Required Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-driven and highly motivated
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Willingness to work flexible hours - shift work required
  • Knowledge/Experience working with SIEM tools and performing security analysis
  • Ability to perform and analyze packet captures
  • Good understanding of operating systems and networking (TCP/IP)
  • Good understanding of security threats and system vulnerabilities
  • Good understanding of system security baseline configurations
  • Good understanding of security tools and technologies such as Nessus, SIEM solutions
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in the field of cyber security

 

Desired Skills:

  • Prior experience in an operations environment as a security analyst
  • Experience onboarding systems & creating dashboards within Splunk

 

Minimum Education Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a related field

 

Certifications/Licenses/Training:

Desired: Security+, GCIA, CEH, Splunk Certified User or similar SIEM training

 

 

 

Additional Requirement:

 

Active Secret Clearance

 

U.S. Citizen is required for the position. Candidate must successfull pass a Federal Background Investigation. 

 

 

Ace Info Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetics, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability