Job Openings Jr. Cyber Security Analyst (Secret Cleared), Hanover, MD

About the job Jr. Cyber Security Analyst (Secret Cleared), Hanover, MD

Jr. Cyber Security Analyst (Secret Clearance), Hanover, MD

  • Full-time, Direct Hire
  • Due to our government client requirements, we can only consider US Citizens with an Active Secret Clearance
  • Target Salary:  Up to $80K (DOE)

Offers ability to be processed for a TS/SCI Clearance.

Description

Join a dynamic security operations team to monitor, detect, contain and remediate IT threats.

Responsibilities

  • Provide threat and vulnerability analysis
  • Investigate, document and report on information security issues and emerging trends
  • Analyze and respond to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities
  • Prepare organizational disaster recovery plans
  • Keep up to date on the latest cybersecurity news and latest technologies.

Requirements

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Active Secret Clearance - expected to obtain TS/SCI
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II+ valid certificate
  • 1-3 Years Cybersecurity Analyst/SOC Experience monitoring security events, providing notification, and escalating incidents
  • Experience in Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
  • Experience researching and evaluating emerging cybersecurity threats
  • Experience in IT infrastructure and operational application health and status monitoring and incident escalation
  • Experience assisting senior cybersecurity leadership with dashboard creation and improvement
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral

Desired

  • BS in a technical field
  • Familiarity with Elasticsearch and Lucene
  • Familiarity with JSON
  • Experience in Python scripting

Please Note

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third Party Vendors please.
  • Due to our client engagements, we can only consider candidates who are self-represented and can work directly for any employer without requiring sponsorship.
  • $1000 Referral Bonus Offered - www.aci.com.

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a Baltimore-based IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industry’s leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.