SOC Analyst (Splunk) #2007

  • Customer Value Partners
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • Aug 22, 2017
Full time Computer Science

Job Description

Customer Value Partners CVP is seeking a highly talented SOC Analyst to analyze security event information, determine and respond to security incidents, conduct security testing, and implement new security detection and protection technologies for the agency responsible for US food security. The professional in this role will lead proactive assessment, threat identification, tool research, and vulnerability management.

Major Areas of Responsibility

  • Investigate and handle security incidents
  • Monitor log files and incoming alerts
  • Identify security weaknesses
  • Develop, present, and implement sound recommendations for remediation
  • Investigate to determine root causes of security issues
  • Recommend process improvements


  • Bachelor's Degree or at least 5 years of professional experience in a SOC role
  • Two years of active SOC experience with experience using Splunk
  • Must be eligible to obtain a Public Trust government security clearance
  • Solid understanding of information security principals
  • Hands-on experience in a SOC using Blue Coat and Nessus
  • Hands-on experience using IBM Tivoli for verification and discovery
  • Packet capture and analysis experience
  • Fluency with MS Access and MS Excel
  • Ability to abstract patterns from raw data
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of UNIX/ LINUX commands and scripting
  • Experience developing Splunk queries
  • Experience with Splunk, Wireshark, Tenable Security Center
  • One year of federal security experience
  • CISSP, CEH, or an incident response certification

Customer Value Partners, Inc. is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. Customer Value Partners seeks to provide employment opportunities for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.