Security Administrator/Tier II

Business Operational Concepts, LLC
Washington, DC
Apr 05, 2021
Apr 21, 2021
Full Time
Business Operational Concepts (BOC) is a recognized leader in providing Technical and Program Management Services, Information Technology, and Support.BOC has enabled their Government and Commercial clients to achieve their organizational initiatives through the application of high quality, innovative, and cost-effective professional services and solutions. We provide a positive working environment, with opportunities for advancement in our growing Federal sector workforce. We offer an excellent compensation package which includes a generous salary, insurance (medical, dental, etc.), paid leave, 401k plan and more. We are committed to the diversity we bring to the marketplace and believe customer satisfaction comes first. JOB SUMMARY: Business Operational Concepts (BOC) is currently seeking a Security Administrator/Tier II to work with our government client The ideal candidate for this job will serve as a Senior Cyber Analyst within the federal clients Security Operations Center. A highly motivated individual with strong technical, communication, and organizational skills will succeed on this program. The goal of the Security Operations Center (SOC) team is to proactively monitor, identify, and remediate information technology security vulnerabilities and intrusions. The team, as the initial point of contact and triage, needs to ensure that all operational security controls are appropriately applied and managed and that systems within the control of the SOC have appropriate security controls in place in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA). To accomplish this goal, the security team is responsible for a broad suite of security technologies that include vulnerability scanning, malware detection, log file analysis, enterprise-wide incident response and security information and event management (SIEM) tools. The analyst will be responsible for continuous surveillance, analysis, mitigation, remediation, and incident management using the client's current SOC suite of tools. Job RequirementsDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Intrusion detectionCyber threat huntingCyber incident ticketing and responseAnalyze PCAPsPerform cyber investigations and analysisAbility to proficiently utilize the client s wide variety of security tools including:Akamai Web Application FirewallBit9 Carbon BlackForcepointWeb, Email, and DLPSentinelOnePalo AltoRSA Security Analytics/NetWitnessForeScout CounterACTRemedyDocumentation of all activities, per requirements of auditsReporting generating and creating metrics for upper managementQUALIFICATIONS:Required (Minimum) Qualifications - Education, Certification, Experience, and SkillsExcellent analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to work cohesively with the team, as well as independently to identify errors, and pinpoint root causes.Ability to investigate and evaluate network traffic, read and interpret logs and packets.Handle user reported cases of potential phishing campaigns.Research and analyze wide variety of commodity and APT based malware and techniques.Search our existing infrastructure for signs of malware and malicious events not detected by our existing security controls.Utilize industry standard network and host forensic tools in order to fully understand the scope of an incident (sandbox, etc.).Ability to analyze data from various sources over time and create a clear narrative of observed behavior in writing and verbally.Ability to multitask with a high degree of accuracy.Outstanding communication skills. Strong mastery of professional level English. Ability to communicate with senior management and federal client staff both technical and non-technical in a clear and concise manner using proper spelling, punctuation and grammar.Desire to not only work and learn from co-workers, but to also act as mentor at times.High level expertise in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.Preferred Qualifications - Education, Certification, Experience, Skills, Knowledge, and AbilitiesInterest in security/hacking culture. Ability to think like an attackerA continued desire to obtain additional education and certifications.Desired Certifications (any of the following)Network+Security+CySA+CASP (CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner)CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker)CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security ProfessionalsCLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Public Trust or the ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance. (Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.)Business Operational Concepts, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact the Human Resources Department via email at or by phone at 301-359-1721.