SIEM Analyst, J. (Secret Clearance Required)

Superlative Technologies
Fort George G Meade, MD
Feb 19, 2021
Feb 24, 2021
Full Time
SIEM Analyst, JrJob # 1313Location: Ft. Meade, MDStatus: Regular Full-TimeMinimum Clearance: SecretDoD 8570: IAT Level II or higher certificationSuperlative Technologies, Inc. (dba SuprTEK), is seeking a Junior Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) Analyst candidate for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Cybersecurity Network Operations (CyberNetOps) Design Deploy Sustain (CNODDS) contract. The team provides lifecycle services that ID6 or successors use to architect, develop, integrate, deploy, secure, operationalize, sustain, document, patch, monitor, optimize and evolve CyberNetOps capabilities.Job ResponsibilitiesOperate, manage and maintain SIEM and Log Aggregation applicationsAnalyze the tool's output to provide recommendations for external action, recommendations for application tuning, and other operational improvementsConfigure the SIEM application to integrate with other applicable systems, to include generating fault and performance events when appropriate.Work with CyberSecurity team to inform and help to mitigate cybersecurity events identified in the SIEM systemContinually monitor and optimize the usage and configuration of the Syslog servers to ensure that entries are directed to the appropriate systems.Facilitate root cause analysis of system issues to minimize impact and future occurrencesAct as a technical resource throughout development and maintenance lifecycleKeep management appropriately informed of progress and issuesProactively identify areas for improvement in process and regularly assess documentation and reports for accuracy and improvementPosition RequirementsRequires a Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited college or university in an engineering discipline or equivalent experienceMust have at least 3 years of experience in ITExperience working with SIEM tools, and analyzing their results to provide multiple services to the customerMust have and be able to continue excellent interaction with clientsSelf-starter with curious mindset and desire to learn new skillsMust have superior written and verbal communications skillsPreferred Experience / QualificationsSolid experience (at least 2 years) with Splunk, to include configuration and modification of system rules to aid in automated analysis of collected informationExperience with syslog, rSyslog, and SyslogNG2 Years' experience utilizing CyberSecurity mitigation strategies and security incident response procedures.Database knowledge (Oracle primarily, but general database concepts apply)General OSS system knowledge is helpful, to include EMS systems, Network devices and conceptsExperience in customer service relations and problem solvingExperience with documentation templates and automated documentationPrevious DISA/DoD experience a plusSecurity ClearanceSecret clearance required (Secret Clearance with SSBI or TS preferred)Must be a US CitizenRequires one of the following certifications: CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIHCompany DescriptionSuprTEK is an IT Engineering and Professional Services firm focused on helping the DoD and government agencies ensure mission success by delivering exceptional solutions with proven results. SuprTEK specializes in strategic business planning and management; information security and assurance, IT solution engineering and delivery, IT operations management, Health IT, Service Center operations, and Enterprise Integrated Services. Since 1996, SuprTEK has performed exceptionally on a multitude of contracts ranging in size from short-term management consulting engagements to fully-managed IT outsourcing efforts. Our Corporate Headquarters is in Ashburn, Virginia with a wide array of opportunities throughout the DC Metro Area. We also have a strong presence in the St. Louis Metro East area and other locations.SuprTEK provides competitive compensation and a benefits package which includes the following: medical insurance (including dental/vision/prescription), a 401(k) plan with matching contribution, training reimbursement, on-demand eLearning, company paid life insurance, optional disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and more.SuprTEK is an Equal Opportunity Employer