SOC Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/13/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/13/2022

Job Description

**100% Remote**

We're looking for a SOC Analyst to support business as usual activities.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the SOC Analyst:
  • Provide first level response for security events including intrusion detection and network breaches
  • Triage, correlate, and enrich events to rule out false positives, trigger standard detective and corrective responses, or escalate as a security incident 
  • Improve service level for security operations and monitoring
  • Create and maintain system documentation for security event processing
  • Expand security monitoring tool usage to improve environment security
Requirements of the SOC Analyst:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent work experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in information security or related technology experience required
  • At least 3 years of security monitoring experience and incident response activities
  • Splunk ES and Windows/Unix log analysis experience
  • Understanding of network, desktop, and server technologies
  • Experience with SIEM technologies, log management tools, security analytics platforms, and forensic offerings
  • Experience with malware analysis, virus exploitation, and mitigation techniques
  • Strong knowledge of incident response and crisis management
Job ID: 363757

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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