NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.
Seeking a professional and experienced Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst to join our team. Respond to Cyber Security Incidents, provide cyber threat analysis and reporting to support SOC and Program’s situational awareness. Will actively monitor security threats and risks, provide in-depth incident analysis, evaluate security incidents, and will provide proactive threat research. Support a 24/7/365 Security Operations Center and monitors security tools and provides first tier response to security incidents. Follow standard operating procedures for detecting, classifying, and reporting incidents under the supervision of Tier 2 and Tier 3 staff.
Minimum 3 years of related experience on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC) or a Security Operations Center (SOC).
Bachelor's degree in Science, Business or related disciplines preferred or a technically related field OR equivalent related work experience.
CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more desired)
-CompTIA Security +
-GCIH - (GIAC Certified Incident Handler) or ECIH - (EC-Council Certified Incident Handler)
**US Citizenship status and Active DoD Secret Clearance (preferred), must successfully complete the government's security process (required).**
NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.
NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.niksoft.com.