Security Operations Center Analyst

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
In order to apply for this or any other job you will need to log in.

Position Description

Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking an experienced SOC Analyst to join a diverse, highly-skilled team to create unique solutions for complex problems involving foreign weapons systems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective intelligence, engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Security Operation Center Analysts will utilize implemented technology to detect, analyze and limit intrusions and security events. These individuals will work collaboratively to detect and respond to information security incidents, maintain and follow procedures for security event alerting, and participate in security investigations. The individuals will perform tasks including monitoring, research, classification and analysis of security events that occur on the network or endpoint. The Analyst should have familiarity with the principals of network and endpoint security, current threat and attack trends, and have a working knowledge of security principals such as defense in depth.


Basic Qualifications

Candidate must have a HS diploma and must have 5+ years hands on experience in IT or IT security.

  1. Knowledgeable of the Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
  2. Performs network security monitoring and incident response for multiple clients.
  3. Fundamental understanding of computer networking (TCP/IP), Microsoft Windows, Linux
  4. Understanding of SIEM technologies, firewalls, IDS (intrusion detection systems)
  5. Build scripts, tools, dashboards, or methodologies to enhance investigation

Communicates alerts to clients regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems

Applicant must have good communication skills, a strong desire to learn and constantly improve and the ability to work well with a highly technical team.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in a technical field

Strong experience in technical writing

Software development and/or system administration skills are a plus

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
Closing Date:

You might also like