Tier 3 Cyber Threat Analyst Lead in Durham, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Are you an experienced Cyber Security Analyst with a desire to work on mission-critical matters of national importance? Do you possess, or are you interested in obtaining Public Trust clearance? If so, we might have the perfect role for you with our leading client in Morrisville.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance prior to start date.

Responsibilities of the Tier 3 Cyber Threat Analyst Lead:

  • Provide network threat detection, analysis, and incident response
  • Investigate alerts, events, incidents, errors, intrusions, and threats
  • Identify, gather, and analyze incident-related data to determine response
  • Leverage tools like Splunk and ServiceNow to complete job functions
  • Detect, correlate, and escalate cyber security incidents as needed
  • Create, track, and resolve incident tickets
  • Offer technical leadership and guidance

Requirements of the Tier 3 Cyber Threat Analyst Lead:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in information security operations
  • Experience with malware incident response
  • Experience with digital and forensics identification and analysis
  • Programming experience with PowerShell, Python, Java, C, C++, C#, HTML, and .NET
  • Motivated self-starter willing to take ownership of issues 
  • CompTIA Net+ / CompTIA A+ / CompTIA Security+ / CPTE / CEH - one or more preferred

Keywords: Tier 3 Cyber Security Threat Analyst Lead, CompTIA, Incident Response, Threat Analysis, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 329683

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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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