SOC Analyst in Charlotte, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  808096

Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Respond to, and support the Tier 1 triage team
  • Perform in-depth analysis on escalated events and provide severity rating
  • Where appropriate initiate the incident response process
  • Update and create SOP’s and Process documents
  • Provide analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices.
  • Investigate, document, and report on information security issues and emerging trends.
  • Coordinate with analysts on open source activities impacting company.
  • Integrate and share information with other analysts and other teams
  • Collect and analyze packet analysis traces, analyze a wide variety of security platform based log data using scripting tools, NetFlow analysis traces, and read/interpret vulnerability scanner based data.
  • Utilize the SIEM for researching and creating alerts, dashboards and reporting
  • Monitor the SOC ticket queue
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent demonstrated experience and knowledge
  • 5+ years' experience as a Security/Network Administrator or equivalent knowledge
  • Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (firewall and intrusion detection systems)
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, network analysis, and network/security applications
  • Knowledge of common Internet protocols and applications
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications

Preferred Qualifications

  • GCIA, GCIH, or other related certifications preferred