*All prospective employees/contractors are subject to comprehensive background screening and drug testing*

 

Position:                     SOC Analyst

 

Location:                    St. Louis, MO

Type of position:         Contractor with possibility to full time

Term:                          6 Months

Qualifications:            Example of qualifications, but not necessary to meet every requirement

                                  Principle Responsibilities:

The analyst performs monitoring, research, assessment and analysis on Intrusion Detection and Prevention tools as well as Anomaly Detection systems, Firewalls, Antivirus systems, proxy devices (ArcSight, Arbor PeakFlow, SourceFire, Palo Alto Networks, etc. ) which requires demonstrable security incident response experience

Follow pre-defined actions to handle BAU and High severity issues including escalating to other support groups Execute daily adhoc tasks or lead small projects as needed

Create and maintain operational reports for Key Performance Indicators and weekly and Monthly Metrics

Perform initial risk assessment on new threats and vulnerabilities, perform assessment phase of Vulnerability and Threat Management process

Perform assessment as well as troubleshooting and help isolate issues with IDS/IPS sensors, Antivirus servers, Vulnerability scanners

Participate in daily and ad-hoc conference calls as well as compliance and controls, self-assessment processes and documentation related tasks

ENCASE experience, certification (Endpoint security, Endpoint Investigator)

Qualifications

5+ years working in the security and operations fields

Bachelor's Degree or higher preferred

Excellent knowledge of Intrusion Detection (deep TCP/IP knowledge, and Cyber security), various operating systems (Windows/UNIX), and web technologies (focusing on Internet security)

Ability to read and understand packet level data Intrusion detection and prevention and Network Security Products (IDS/IPS, firewalls, etc.) Host Security Products (HIPS, AV, scanners, etc.)

Knowledge of cutting edge threats and technologies effecting Web Application vulnerabilities and recent internet threats

Exposure on Vulnerability assessment as well as penetration testing or forensic analysis fields are an advantage

Certifications from EC-Council, GIAC, (ISC)² are preferred [CISSP, C|EH, GCIA, CCNA]

 

To Apply send resume and contact info to:     info@iservicesgrp.com