SOC Shift Lead /Watch Officer

Signature Consultants
Washington, DC
Sep 15, 2017
Sep 18, 2017
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Security Operations Center (SOC) Shift Lead/Watch Officer Summary:Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Security Operations Center (SOC) Shift Lead/Watch Officer. The SOC Shift Lead is the subject matter expert for all intrusion detection-monitoring activities during their assigned shift. The Task Lead must have the ability to support detailed discovery and analysis of intrusion detection security events in order to assure that quality work is performed. The Task Lead is the single point of final incident reporting review and escalation. The Lead acts as a point of contact for escalations and must possess strong, confident, polished verbal and written communications skills, high-level of integrity, professionalism, leadership and accountability with both issue resolution, reporting out, presentation and supervisory oversight of the SOC Team. Management or the Judiciary Automated Systems Incident Response Capability (JASIRC) and releases all notification created by their team to the Courts. The Task Lead will ensure that all incidents are clearly documented and process timely and have been reviewed for quality. The candidate must have the ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing. The Shift Task Lead will deliver in Microsoft Word a quality written shift lead report detailing work performed during the shift. The report may be shared with Executive Management. Qualifications:High School Diploma. Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field is preferred7 years of security operations center experience involving a range of security technologies that product logging data; to include wide area networks host and network IPS/IDS/HIPs traffic event review, server web log analysis, raw data logsMust have 2+ years as a cyber security or security operations shift team leaderMust have at least 5 years' experience working at a senior level, performing analytics examination of logs and using industry-leading security tools like Arcsight, Splunk, McAfee ePO and working in a SIEM environmentMust possess at least one (1) of the following certifications: GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), EC-Council's Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), GIAC Certified Perimeter Protection Analyst (GPPA), GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED), Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), or a Certified Information Systems Security Professional(CISSP)About Signature Consultants, LLCHeadquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the seventh consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 25 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit

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