Senior Defensive Cyber Operations Analyst (#1838160)

  • PeopleTec, Inc.
  • Decatur, AL, USA 35806
  • Jun 24, 2021
Full time Computer Science

Job Description

PeopleTec Inc. is seeking a Senior Defensive Cyber Operations Analyst for work at a government installation in Huntsville, AL.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree with 4 years of experience or 6 years of relevant cybersecurity experience in lieu of a bachelor's degree.
  • Must have direct experience with deployment of Unified Threat Management (UTM) platforms and underlying technologies including Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), vulnerability assessment frameworks, infrastructure detection, and discovery techniques, configuration and deployment of Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS / IPS), host-based and network-based firewalls, host-based and network-based forensics frameworks, and utilization of penetration testing techniques and tools to actively secure organizational assets.
  • Excellent problem-solving capabilities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly present and communicate technical approaches and findings
  • Travel: 5% or less
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • An active Top Secret/SCI clearance is required upon hire and must be maintained during employment.

Educational Requirements

A completed Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or similar technical field

Desired Experience:

  • Previous experience with DoD security requirements
  • Security+, GCIH, CISSP, OSCP, GPEN, and CEH
  • SPLUNK Power User certification preferred
  • Experience with cyber hunt tools such as Carbon Black, Endgame, Wireshark, Solarwinds, ELK stack

People First. Technology Always.

PeopleTec, Inc. is an employee-owned small business founded in Huntsville, AL, that provides exceptional customer support by employing and retaining a highly-skilled workforce.

Culture: The name "PeopleTec" was deliberately chosen to remind us of our core value system - our people. Our company's foundation was built on placing our employees and customers first. With an award-winning atmosphere, we have matured into a company that boasts the best and brightest across multiple technical fields.

Career: At PeopleTec, we value your long-term goals. Whether it's through our continuing education opportunities, our robust training programs, or our "People First" benefits package, PeopleTec truly believes that our best investments are our people.

Come Experience It.

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PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address,, and/or phone number (256.319.3800) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.


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