Cybersecurity Incident Response Analyst, Mid in Plano, TX at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

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Job Number: R0038173

Cybersecurity Incident Response Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Work in a fast-paced environment helping clients by investigating computer security incidents. Collaborate with internal technical experts and external partners to help develop solutions to the toughest challenges clients face. Protect the client’s information by helping them adhere to standard security best practices for their industry. Review security events to identify and prioritize potential threats and identify trends. Perform incident response, issue resolution, and assessment or communication of security risk to the enterprise. Monitor real-time security alerts, identify and prioritize potential threats, and contribute technical analysis to complex security reports. Analyze available data sources, security tools, and threat trends to identify attacks against the enterprise.


Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience in a professional work environment with a focus on cCbersecurity

-Experience with incident response, threat detection, vulnerability assessment, SOC, or malware analysis

-Ability to troubleshoot difficult problems

-Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment

-Ability to learn new expertise and areas

-Ability to follow-up and follow through with commitments

-Ability to travel up to 80% of the time, sometimes on short notice
-HS diploma or GED


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with programming or scripting, including PowerShell, Bash, Python, and Perl
-Knowledge of incident response frameworks and handling procedures

-Knowledge of Cyber risks and threats related to Cyber attackers

-Knowledge of recent Cyber events and interpreting kill chain process and threat impacts

-Possession of excellent presentation, analytical, and critical-thinking skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Engineering, IT or Informatics

-One or more of the following certifications: Network+, Security+, or GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC)

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