The Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst position is assigned to the Security Operations unit. The primary purpose of this position is to help coordinate and report on cyber incidents impacting AppDirect and partners.
This position involves critical duties and responsibilities that must continue to be performed during crisis situations and contingency operations, which may necessitate extended hours of work.
Responsible for working in a 24x7 Security Operation Center (SOC) environment
Provide analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices.
Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident.
Provide threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services
Analyze and respond to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities
Investigate, document, and report on information security issues and emerging trends.
Coordinate with Intel analysts on open source activities impacting AppDirect and Partners.
Integrate and share information with other analysts and other teams
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent demonstrated experience and knowledge
1-3 years' experience as a Security / Network Administrator or equivalent knowledge
Experience in Splunk is required
Knowledge of various security methodologies and processes, and technical security solutions (firewall and intrusion detection systems)
Knowledge of Application logs (Java in Log4j format), 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 MacOS and Windows OS