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Cyber Security Analyst in Morrisville, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/20/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cyber Security Operations Center Analyst with our industry-leading client in Morrisville.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. 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 Cyber Security Operations Center Analyst:

  • Identify the Cybersecurity events related to well-resourced, sophisticated adversary
  • Analyze various networks and endpoint systems coming from cyber-intrusions associated with APT, malware, and DDOS attacks
  • Collaborate with technical and threat intelligence analysts to provide indications and warnings, and contribute to predictive analysis of malicious activity.
  • Execute appropriate response activities established in SOPs, direct activity of responding resources including local IT coordinators and operations personnel.
  • Recognize potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises, and perform careful reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.
  • Perform as a Cyber Security Incident Responder within a SOC environment.

Requirements of the Cyber Security Operations Center Analyst:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Cybersecurity related field.
  • Over 3 years of highly relevant experience on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC) and/or a Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC).
  • One or more cybersecurity certifications, such as, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), EC-Council Incident Handler (ECIH)
  • Expert level ability to conduct packet analysis and ability to recommend and add custom monitoring policies and signatures within network detection tools.
  • Demonstrable experience with Security Operation tools inclusive of products from SPLUNK, FireEye, Looking Glass, Intel, Endgame, StealthWatch, RSA, Tanium.

Keywords: Cyber Security Analyst, Security, APT, Malware, Incident Response, DDOS

Job ID: 319468

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences 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, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

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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