SOC Tier II Analyst

in Rockville, MD

SOC Tier II Analyst Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


  • Job Location

    Rockville, MD, US

  • Job Category

    Cyber Security Consulting

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Career Level

    3-5 years

CGI Federal is searching for SOC Tier 2 Analysts to support a client contract in Rockville, MD. The Tier 2 Analysts shall have demonstrated professional experience in incident detection and response, malware analysis, or cyber forensics, and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field.

Job Qualifications

• 3-5 years of experience working with various security methodologies and processes; advanced knowledge of TCP/IP protocols; experience configuring and optimizing various technical security solutions; extensive experience providing analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices; and expert knowledge in two or more of the following areas related to cybersecurity:
• Vulnerability Assessment
• Continuous diagnostics and mitigation
• Intrusion Prevention and Detection
• Access Control and Authorization
• Endpoint Protection
• Application Security
• Protocol Analysis
• Firewall Management
• Incident Response
• Encryption
• Web‐filtering
• Advanced Threat Protection
• Data Loss Prevention
• Due to the nature of the contract, US citizenship is required. Must be able to obtain an agency specific clearance


Job Requirements

• Monitor and analyze network traffic and alerts.
• Investigate intrusion attempts and perform in-depth analysis of exploits.
• Provide network intrusion detection expertise to support timely and effective decision making of when to declare an incident.
• Conduct proactive threat research.
• Perform incident triage.
• Document all activities during an incident and providing leadership with status updates during the life cycle of the incident.
• Create a final incident report detailing the events of the incident
• Provide information regarding intrusion events, security incidents, and other threat indications and warning information to US government agencies.

Job Skills

  • Security Operations Center

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