18 days old

Federal - SOC Analyst

Washington, DC 20020


Organization: Accenture Federal Services


Location: Washington, DC Metro Area




We are:


Accenture Federal Services, providing a tailored strategy to
address the many cybersecurity challenges faced by customers in todays ever-changing
business and industry landscape. Our team delivers a wholistic approach to
cybersecurity assessment, monitoring, investigation, and response. Whether
were defending against identified threat actors, detecting and responding to
the unknown, or running an entire security operations center, we build cyber
resilience so our clients can grow with confidence in their security.





You are:



A Cyber Security professional and enthusiast, who is seeking
opportunities to evolve his/her craft by understanding latest cyber threats and
help clients identify intrusion in their respective environments. In order to
effectively do this, you leverage cutting edge Security Information and Event
Management (SIEM) data analytics, as well as network/endpoint detection and
response technologies for investigating any malicious activity in customers
on-prem and cloud environments.





The work:




+ Performing monitoring and analysis, analyzing network traffic (i.e. PCAP) and log analysis, prioritization and differentiation between potential intrusion attempts, determination of false alarms, insider threat and APT detection, and malware analysis/forensics.


+ Composing security alert notifications, along with creating and tracking investigations to resolution.


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


+ Performing enterprise wide Digital Media Analysis (DMA) or computer forensics.


+ Providing advisement and implementing proactive measures to improve detection and prevention capabilities for the SOC, including recommending network-based ACL blocking, host-based prevention rules, and detective content


+ Developing, researching, and maintaining proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trend in computer and network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and encryption.


+ Handling, tracking, and reporting information from Open and Closed sources.







Here's what you need:



+ 1+ years of monitoring and responding to intrusion attempts



Bonus Points if:




+ Open to shift work


+ Bachelors Degree


+ Experience with using one or more of the following tools: Splunk, Fireeye, Archer, ServiceNow, Palo Alto, Checkpoint, McAfee, Encase, Security Onion, Snort, ELK, Powershell


+ Certifications:



+ SANS GIAC Certifications


+ DFIR related Certifications


+ Splunk Certifications




Important Information: US Citizenship - No Dual Citizenship


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 Federal Services.


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

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: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-15

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