TEKsystems SOC Analyst Tier 2 in San Antonio, Texas
This individual troubleshoots and resolves software, operating system, and networking problems identified in vulnerability scans, penetration tests, and other security testing performed on the system. The individual schedules, performs, and monitors system backups and, when necessary, performs data recoveries.
The Cyber Security Specialist may identify and resolve highly complex issues to prevent cyber attacks on information systems and to keep computer information systems secure from interruption of service, intellectual property theft, network viruses, data mining, financial theft, and theft of sensitive customer data, allowing business to continue as normal. This is accomplished through the systematic implementation of a cyber framework and process. The Cyber Security Specialist designs, installs, and manages security mechanisms that protect networks and information systems against hackers, breaches, viruses, and spyware. This individual responds to incidents, investigates violations, and recommends enhancements to plug potential security gaps.
security operations, splunk, splunk enterprise, mcafee, Siem, SOAR, Demisto, network monitoring, threat hunting, HBSS, SOC, Security operations center, Defensive cyber operations
Top Skills Details:
**Must be willing to obtain CEH, CYSA, Cert or an 8570 compliant cert within the first 6 months.
3 years experience within a SOC environment
intermediate level experience within SOC analyst tools Such as Splunk, Mcfee, Demisto, Ect...
Strong verbal communication skills, and ability to work within a team setting.
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
This position requires the ability to work a shift schedule and support coverage efforts on a 24x7x365 basis which includes work on holidays, nights, & weekends.
Certification: In possession of or within 6 months of hire, obtain an active CSSP certification, as identified under 8570.01-M for analyst/incident responder such as 1 of the following:
CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker
CySA+ - Cyber Security Analyst
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The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.