17 days old

Federal - SOC Analyst ++

Tempe, AZ 85282
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Chandler, AZ


Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.


We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.


Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.






Responsibilities include:




+ Monitoring and analyzing network traffic, Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS), security events and logs


+ Prioritizing and differentiating between potential intrusion attempts and false alarms


+ Develop, maintain, and follow SOC Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)


+ Support daily and monthly situation reporting per shift


+ Proactively reviewing large data sets for anomalous activity


+ Create detective content for monitoring devices such as IDS and SIEM and advise on proactive blocks for security architecture


+ Creating and tracking security investigations to resolution


+ Composing security alert notifications and other communications


+ Advising incident responders in the steps to take to investigate and resolve computer security incidents


+ Staying up to date with current vulnerabilities, attacks, and countermeasures






Basic Skills & Qualifications:



+ 2+ or more years of related information security experience


Preferred Skills & Qualifications:




+ Previous experience on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC) or a Security Operations Center (SOC)


+ CEH certification


+ Experience with Anti-Virus, Intrusion Detection Systems, Firewalls, Active Directory, Vulnerability Assessment tools and other security tools found in large network environments; along with experience working with Security Information and Event Management (SEIM) solutions


+ Familiarity with various network and host-based security applications and tools, such as network and host assessment/scanning tools, network and host based intrusion detection systems, and other security software packages



An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.



Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.



Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).



Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.



Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.



Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.



Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.







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Posted: 2019-11-18 Expires: 2019-12-20

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