SOC Engineer

    Location: Washington, D.C.
    Date Posted: 12-08-2017
    CVP is seeking a highly talented SOC Engineer to assist with analysis and response to security incidents, and the implementation of new security detection and protection technologies for the agency responsible for Food and Safety.
    Major Areas of Responsibility
    • Monitor log files and incoming alerts
    • Respond to investigations, and analyze security events to determine appropriate actions
    • Identify security weaknesses
    • Develop, present and implement sound recommendation for remediation
    • Investigate to determine root causes of security issues
    • Document and keep management team informed with information about security posture and events
    • Remote management and troubleshooting of workstations and servers

    Position Requirements
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field; OR 4 years of active SOC experience or 2 years of federal security experience or one year of USDA security experience is accepted in place of a degree
    • Must be eligible to obtain a Public Trust government security clearance
    • Possesses 3-5 years of experience demonstrating strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills for investigating and handling security incidents;
    • Hands-on experience in a SOC using the following tools: Blue Coat, Tenable -Nessus, Sourcefire, CISCO Firepower, and Symantec Endpoint Protection
    • Solid understanding and experience with implementing cloud based technologies such as AWS and Azure
    • Knowledgeable of Windows and UNIX/LINIX environments, and Networking protocols
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral (a technical writing test will be administered)
    • Fluency with MS Excel
    • Must be U.S. Citizen and eligible to obtain a Public Trust government security clearance

    Desired Skills
    • Experience with  Splunk, and WireShark
    • NOC experience
    • CISSP, CEH,  Security+, or an incident response certification
    • Splunk Certification

    CVP Vision

    CVP aims to be a nationally recognized, trusted advisor for our clients in addressing our nation’s most critical needs. We seek to be the kind of firm that is a sought out destination for passionate and talented professionals who share our core values:

    • Intense Client Focus
    • Mutual Respect
    • Individual Responsibility and Growth
    • Uncompromising Integrity

    Customer Value Partners, Inc. is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. Customer Value Partners seeks to provide employment opportunities for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
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