• SOC Analyst

    ID
    2018-2987
    Pos. Category
    Information Technology
    Location : City
    Salt Lake City
    Location : State/Province
    UT
    Created Date
    6/13/2018
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Progrexion has an immediate opening for a Tier 1 SOC analyst to work on the Security Operations team. This is an exceptional opportunity to work with the Security team to not only monitor for attacks and malware, but also actively and aggressively hunt for evidence of compromise within our environment. You will work with the Progrexion Security and IT Operations teams to spot, track, and eradicate hackers and malware.

    We have an immediate opening for this role during an evening shift

    Responsibilities

    • Monitor security controls for alerts.  Research and respond accordingly
    • Hunt for IoC (Indicators of compromise) in log and analytics platforms
    • Track behaviors of suspicious network, application, and users by reviewing/searching logs
    • Investigate security events to determine how, if and when a security incident may have occured
    • Investigate, document and preserve evidence of security incidents
    • Manage, tune, and optimize security controls such as, NGFW, IDS/IPS, Splunk searches, endpoint security, vulnerability management, data loss prevention (DLP)
    • Assess risk of security events and incidents.  Escalate as appropriate
    • Document security event/incident findings in tracking system
    • Research current attack trends and vulnerabilities

    Qualifications

    • Minimum of 2 years in a hands-on IT role that can include either system or network administration
    • Understanding of network and application layer protocols
    • Some experience with endpoint security technologies(AV,DLP)
    • Strong data analytics capabilities
    • Excellent communication skills

     

    DESIRABLE

    • 1-2 years of experience with Splunk SIEM
    • 1-2 years experience managing NGFW, preferably Palo Alto Networks
    • 1-2 years of experience with endpoint security solutions
    • 1-2 years of experience with vulnerability scanners
    • Understanding of incident response procedures and practices
    • Experience with automation and scripting technologies (Python)
    • Security+ certification

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