Security Operations Center Analyst in Falls Church, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020630

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Security Operations Center Analyst

Key Role:
Monitor, analyze, detect, and respond to Cyber events and incidents within information systems and networks. Support an integrated, dynamic Cyber defense and leverage Cybersecurity solutions to deliver Cybersecurity operational services, including intrusion detection and prevention, situational awareness of network intrusions, security events, data spillage, and incident response actions. Provide network threat analysis, correlation, and response capabilities by acting as the single point of entry for all incoming events, alerts, or other reporting items. Prepare briefings and reports of findings under a 24/7/365 shift environment.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with working in a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC), or Security Operations Center (SOC)

-Knowledge of computer networking, operating systems, and multiple security technologies, including IDS, firewalls, and Splunk

-Ability to detect, correlate, and escalate Cybersecurity events, provide in–depth analysis, use case management, SIEM, and similar tools

-Ability to perform shift work

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

Additional Qualifications:

-BA or BS degree or 4+ years of experience with Cyber work

-CompTIA Net+, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Security+, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), or EC–Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH) Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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