MAXIMUS

  • Analyst 2 - Systems

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/2/2018 3:20 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-35306
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Schedule
    Regular Full-Time
  • Responsibilities

    • Operate SEIM (AlienVault, McAfee ESM, Splunk Enterprise Security, and ELK) consoles in order to monitor the environment for events of interest
    • Perform analysis of security events and logs in an attempt to detect unauthorized access, intrusion events, malware compromises and other events of interest
    • Participate in Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) as needed
    • Respond to Data Loss Prevention (DLP) events and identify possible data exfiltration events
    • Document security incidents within case management tool
    • Ability to programmatically solve complex security problems and develop automated solutions
    • Research external trusted intelligence sources and leverage knowledge to detect events of interest
    • Development of security operations processes and automating these processes into solutions
    • Travel maybe required up to 15% of the time
    • Other duties as assigned by management

    The Ideal Candidate will Possess the Following Additional Education and Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university required; in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or equivalent field of study; or 3 years’ comparable work experience in lieu of degree
    • Preferred Certifications: ECIH, GCIA, GCIH, or similar
    • Advanced knowledge and demonstrated experience with Python, PowerShell, or similar coding language
    • Experience performing security analysis utilizing Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) technologies.
    • Knowledge of attack methodologies and tactics, system vulnerabilities and ley indicators of attacks and exploits
    • Working knowledge of LINUX, Windows, and Network Operating Systems
    • Familiarity with industry-standard frameworks (NIST, ISO, PCI, etc.)
    • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with information technology professionals as well as senior management and auditors, assessors, and consultants
    • Demonstrated personal integrity, the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and exhibit the appropriate level of judgment and decision making commensurate with the position and responsibilities
    • Demonstrated initiative, dependability, and ability to work with little supervision
    • Results driven individual who can manage assignments based on criticality, in a timely and professional manner

    EEO Statement

    EEO Statement: Active military service members, their spouses, and veteran candidates often embody the core competencies MAXIMUS deems essential, and bring a resiliency and dependability that greatly enhances our workforce. We recognize your unique skills and experiences, and want to provide you with a career path that allows you to continue making a difference for our country. We’re proud of our connections to organizations dedicated to serving veterans and their families. If you are transitioning from military to civilian life, have prior service, are a retired veteran or a member of the National Guard or Reserves, or a spouse of an active military service member, we have challenging and rewarding career opportunities available for you. A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource. MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. MAXIMUS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.

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