Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Threat Detection Specialist in Morrisville, NC. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.
Please note that this position requires US Citizenship and a Public Trust Clearance.
The Threat Detection Specialist in Cybersecurity Operations will support the client in its continuing maturity efforts. This is a unique position which will be reporting directly to the client’s Threat Detection to help shape and mold the processes and procedures of the client, as well as being a mentor to the analysts in analytical tradecraft.
  • Will be serving as a senior analyst, advising Cybersecurity Operations leadership about needed efficiencies and recommending solutions to enhance daily operations.
  • Should be experienced in alert tuning processes and threat analysis.
  • Experienced (7+ years) in information security operations and/or related IT operational functions.
  • Must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security (Master’s Degree preferred).
  • Strong experience as an analyst in a SOC environment, as well as SOC leadership experience.
  • Strong abilities in understanding the needs of an Operations environment, while also balancing the documentation efforts needed for a successful SOC.
  • Experience with Splunk.
  • Experience in outlining requirements, optimizing and tuning alerts and developing SOPs which would support their role within the Cyber-Security Operations area.
  • Other skills required include the fundamental understanding of computer networking, operating systems and multiple security technology (Windows Active Directory, Network protocols, IDS, IPS, DNS, Routers, Firewalls, DLP, Netflows, AV, SIEMs, ATTACK Matrix/Cyber kill Chain, etc.).
  • Experience or capability to develop queries, data models, dashboards is a plus.
  • Must currently possess or have the ability to obtain a Public Trust Security¬†Clearance.
CERTIFICATIONS (One or more desired)
  • CompTIA Security +
  • CPTE - Certified Penetration Testing Engineer
  • CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker

Application Instructions

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