Security Operations Analyst, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you ready to take a strategic role in cyber defense for large multi-national and critical infrastructures? If you want a position that uses your extensive threat analysis skills to perform advanced threat identification and complex incident response, you want to be a Tier 3 SOC analyst.

As an analyst on our SOC team, you’ll analyze logs, forensic data, and threat intelligence to find the advanced threats that are escaping detection. Using your deep understanding of your customer’s networks, combined with your cybersecurity experience, you’ll analyze patterns to understand attackers’ goals and stop them from succeeding. Once you find the adversary in the SEIM’s blind spot, you’ll advise clients on ways to close the gaps and harden their network. Let’s outsmart malicious actors and protect critical infrastructures and clients in their Detection and Response missions. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely. This position will require travel up to 75% of the time to client sites. 

Empower change with us.

You Have:
-4+ years of experience in a senior Cyber analyst role
-Experience with managing a team of professionals in project management, financial or budget management, scheduling, and resource management while encouraging a team environment
-Knowledge of incident management and response activities across the incident life cycle
-Knowledge of security tools and techniques used by Cybersecurity teams to further analyze the impact and exposure to Cyber threats

-Ability to travel up to 75% of the time
-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with coaching and mentoring junior staff on functional expertise
-Experience with information security regulations or regulatory bodies, including PCI-DSS, HIPAA, SOX, or GLBA
-Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
-Knowledge of various risk management frameworks (RMF), including NIST 800-53
-Ability to be a self-starter and thrive in a fast-paced consulting environment
-Ability to synthesize and analyze multiple views and data sets
-Possession of excellent analytical, problem-solving, decision making, planning, organizational, and client facilitation skills
-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills, including comprehension, conflict resolution, teamwork, and relationship building

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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