Cybersecurity Operations Center Analyst

The Challenge:

Are you ready to take an active role in cyber defense? Are you looking for an opportunity to protect critical infrastructure from the constant onslaught of cyber-attacks? If you want to sharpen your skills by analyzing threats in real-time, then come join our team.

As an analyst on our SOC team, you’ll monitor and analyze threats using state-of-the-art tools like Cortex XSOAR, Crowd Strike, Carbon Black, Splunk, Securonix, and Service Now. You’ll work with the team to understand, mitigate, and respond to threats quickly, restoring operations and limiting the impact. You’ll analyze incidents to figure out just how many systems are affected and assist with recovery efforts. You’ll combine threat intelligence, event data, and assessments from events and identify patterns to understand attackers’ goals to stop them from succeeding. This is a great opportunity to build your cybersecurity expertise with hands-on experience in threat assessment and incident response. Join us as we protect our nation’s capability to produce life-saving pharmaceuticals from threat actors. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with reviewing alerts to determine relevancy and urgency and communicating alerts directly

  • Ability to discover and support new analytic methods for detecting threats

  • Ability to work a Panama schedule from 6am - 6pm or 6pm - 6am for a 24x7x365 environment

  • Bachelor’s degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Splunk Core Certified Advanced Power User

  • Master’s degree in a Cyber Operations or Cybersecurity related fiel

  • CompTIA Net+, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Security+, GIAC Certified Incident Analyst (GCIA), or EC- Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH) Certification

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.

Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.


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