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Federal - SOC Analyst Tier 2

San Antonio, TX 78284

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: San Antonio, TX

We Are:

Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest
technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring
bold thinking and diverse disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Ready to
learn as much as you can? Well give you numerous opportunities of formal &
informal training sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp.

You Are:

A SOC Tier 2 Analyst looking to support the SOC in
providing incident response and handling 24x7 shift work.

Job Responsibilities Include:

+ Monitoring dashboards and intrusion detection and
prevention systems (IDS/IPS)

+ Performing initial analysis and investigation into alerts
as they are seen (to include anti-virus and phishing alerts

+ Performing initial malware analysis utilizing automated

+ Supporting cyber defense functions to protect our
clients from cyber security incidents that have potential to cause
negative impact

+ Incident intake, ticket updates and reporting of cyber

+ Use SOC monitoring devices (SIEM, IDS, DLP) to review
and analyze pre-defined events indicative of incidents

+ Understanding, identifying and researching IOCs

+ Uploading packets and evaluating source/destination
activity and payloads

+ Assisting in recommendations for content to detect
incidents, including IOCs for blocking and detection

This position requires the ability to work a shift schedule
and support coverage efforts on a 24x7x365 basis which includes work on
holidays, nights, & weekends.

Heres What You Need:

+ Bachelors Degree OR 4 years of
professional IT and/or Cyber experience in lieu of a degree

+ Proficient experience working in any of the
following: Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer
Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Security Incident Response Center
(CSIRC) OR a Security Operations Center (SOC) analyst

+ Cyber and/or IT Work Certification (i.e Security+

Bonus Points If:

+ Bachelor's Degree

+ Experience monitoring Antivirus, Intrusion Detection
Systems, Firewalls, Active Directory, Web Proxies, Vulnerability
Assessment tools and other security tools found in large enterprise
network environments

+ Experience working with Security Information and Event
Management (SIEM) solutions is a plus

+ 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. Host based forensics and
malware analysis experience.

+ Previous experience working in a large government or
corporate enterprise environment.

+ 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).

+ RSA Security Analytics / NetWitness

+ Splunk, including Splunk for Enterprise Security

+ RSA Archer

+ SourceFire/FirePower/Snort

+ McAfee ePO, HIPS

+ FireEye NX, EX, HX

+ EnCase Enterprise

Important Eligibility Requirements

US Citizenship - No Dual Citizenship

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

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

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.

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


Posted: 2020-10-02 Expires: 2020-11-01

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