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Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for a Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst with our innovative client in NYC.

Responsibilities of the SOC Analyst:

  • Respond to security events, including intrusion detection, privileged account misuse, and network breaches
  • Improve service level for security operations and monitoring
  • Create and maintain system documentation for security event processing
  • Expand security monitoring tool usage to improve enterprise security posture
  • Configure and monitor SIEM platform for security alerts

Requirements of the SOC Analyst:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field; or, equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years of experience working in an SOC environment
  • At least 3 years of experience in security monitoring and incident response
  • Strong understanding of network, desktop, and server technologies, including IDS and IPS
  • Experience with SIEM technologies, malware analysis, and virus exploitation and mitigation techniques
  • Strong knowledge of incident response and crisis management
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP or GCIH a plus

This opportunity is a contract-to-perm opportunity with optional benefits including Health, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc.

For those interested in the Security Operations Center Analyst position in NYC, please feel free to forward an updated copy of your resume to Ryan Quinn,

Key Terms: SOC, Security Operations Center, Splunk, CISSP, GCIH

Job ID: 317275

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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