Senior SOC Analyst

Location: Arlington, VA
Date Posted: 07-14-2017
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Train and provide guidance for new hires and junior personnel to ensure complete understanding of all SOC processes
  • Oversee daily SOC and Hunt team operations
  • Attend and lead meetings with clients and/or executives
  • Provide quality assurance over reporting and business practices
  • Provide summary reports to internal team and external clients
  • Brief clients as necessary
  • 24x7x365 SOC environment – flexibility to rotating shift schedule may be required
  • Must be able to manage SOC projects without intervention
  • Ability to independently lead Junior and Mid-Level Analyst teams
  • Provide management over all security incidents, reporting procedures, and lessons learned
 Basic Qualifications:
  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a government security clearance
  • Have high-level experience with security devices such as network and host-based firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM tools (e.g. AccelOps, FortiSIEM ArcSight, Nitro, SolarWinds, AlienVault)
  • High-level knowledge of common attack vectors such as port scans, man-in-the-middle, DoS, DDoS, Trojans, viruses, and web application attacks
  • Excellent communication and people skills
Required Qualifications:
  • 5 years+ in a SOC lead and/or Technical Project Management role
  • IDS/IPS monitoring and reporting
  • Incident management for small-med size teams
  • TCP/IP network traffic and event log analysis.
  • High-level knowledge of Windows and Linux systems/servers
  • Common databases
  • VMware and VM server platforms
  • Project Management experience
  • Ability to communicate issues, impacts, and corrective actions
Desired Qualifications:
  • Observe, investigate, and report on security related events
  • Recognize network attack patterns
  • Analyze vulnerability scan results
  • Troubleshoot common network devices
  • Summarize security events and communicate effectively with MS Office products
Minimum Education and Certifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Cybersecurity or Computer Science discipline; technical or professional experience may be substituted for formal education if necessary)
  • The following certifications (more than one is preferred): Lunarline, Inc. School of Cyber Security “Certified Expert” certifications, CISSP, CAPM, CEH, CASP, or SANS Security Certifications

Place of Performance:
  • Arlington, VA

Lunarline is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lunarline that all employees and applicants for employment will be treated in all respects on the basis of their merit and qualifications and without regard to their race, color, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, gender, military status, marital status or ancestry.
Lunarline participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Lunarline will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. 
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