Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst in Charlotte, NC at CRS Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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Job Description

Overview: The CRS Group is currently looking for a Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst for one of our clients in the Charlotte area. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporations.
Job Description:
The Security Operations Center (SOC) team manages multiple Security technologies and produces enhancements that allow SOC team members to work collaboratively and efficiently while responding to threats. The individual in this role will work as part of a cybersecurity operations team responsible for carrying out 24x7 onsite security monitoring operations. 

• Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of security related experience in areas such as intrusion detection, incident response/handling, firewall administration, etc. 
• Experience with command line interface and some level of exposure to administering systems and services for various operating systems. 
• Knowledge of security incident and event management, log analysis, network traffic analysis, malware investigation/remediation, SIEM correlation logic and alert generation 
• Demonstrated ability to analyze, triage and remediate security incidents 
• Understanding of Security principles, techniques and technologies such as SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls and OWASP Top 10 
• Knowledge of SIEM solution such as RSA Security Analytics, ArcSight, LogRhythm, QRadarr, Splunk or similar 
• Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously 
• Moderate knowledge of networking fundamentals (TCP/IP, Network Layers, etc.) 
• Moderate knowledge of malware operation and indicators 
• Moderate knowledge of current threat landscape (threat actors, APT, cyber-crime, etc.) 
• Moderate knowledge of security related technologies and their functions (IDS, IPS, EDR, IRP, FW, WAF, SIEM, etc.) 
• Moderate protocol analysis experience (Wireshark, tcpdump, Netwitness, Snort, Bro, etc.) 
• Basic knowledge of audit requirements (PCI, HIPPA, SOX, etc.) 
• Basic programming skills in various disciplines including scripting languages 
Education / Certifications 
Security Certifications Preferred (including but not limited to the following certifications): 
• Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) 
• Certified Intrusion Analyst (GIAC) 
• Certified Ethical hacker (CEH) 
• Certified Expert penetration tester (CEPT) 
• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 
• Networking Certifications (CCNA, etc.) 
• Platform Certifications (Microsoft, Linux, Solaris, etc.)
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.