Abile Group, Inc. CSOC - Watch Analyst in Springfield, Virginia
Abile Group has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a CSOC Watch Analyst supporting an Intelligence Community Customer. The CSOC Watch team provides 24x7 analysis and collection of relevant incident information for further investigation and possible escalation, as well as logs, tracks, prioritizes, and reports cyber incidents according to standard incident reporting protocols and categories as outlined in the CSOC Watch SOP. The Watch team also provides support for internal/external investigations to include combining disparate data sources to identify anomalous trends and activities, and acknowledging and disseminating vulnerability alerts, bulletins, and other tasks to the client.
The right candidate will possess the below skills and qualifications and be ready to handle all responsibilities independently and professionally.
Provides detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber-attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities.
Characterizes and performs analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources.
Performs security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise.
Performs cyber incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations which enable expeditious remediation.
Tracks and documents cyber incidents from initial detection through final resolution.
Analyzes and assesses damage to the data / infrastructure as a result of cyber incidents
Performs cyber incident trend analysis and reporting.
Clearance Required: TS/SCI with CI poly
Degree and Years of Experience:
Requires Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 2–4 years of related experience.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in technology/tools specific to the target platforms.
CSSP-IR certification required (CEH preferred)
IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification required
Proficient in Windows and Linux operating systems.
Experience working in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies.
Working knowledge of database and operating system security.
Understanding of latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
Ability to effectively interact with various levels of senior management is necessary.
Ability to make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice.
Must be able to multi-task, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities.
Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%
Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer
The person in this position frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations.
Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situation
Hours: 24x7 Shift Work (Panama Shift Schedule; hours dependent on location)
Abile Group, Inc. was formed in July 2004 to partner with the Intelligence Community and their Contractors in the areas of Enterprise Analytics & Performance Management, IT & Systems Engineering and Program & Project Management. We have significant experience with the Federal Government and are an EDWOSB dedicated to our employees and clients. We are looking for high performing employees who enjoy providing advice and guidance along with solutions development and implementation support, crafted by combining industry best practices with the clients’ subject matter experience and Abile’s breadth of expertise.
Abile Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Anyone requiring reasonable accommodations should email firstname.lastname@example.org with requested details. A member of the HR team will respond to your request within 2 business days.
External Company URL: http://www.abilegroup.com