Location: Dallas, TX 75234 (99% remote work during Covid)
Position Type: Direct-Hire
Hourly / Salary: BOE!
Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst for a Direct-Hire opportunity located in Dallas, TX. The Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst will be responsible for the security infrastructure day-to-day operations. The Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst will work with 3rd Party Vendors to support the enterprise and be responsible for managing the vulnerability remediation process and preventing intrusions. The Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst will work closely with Application Development / DevOps Teams and compliance to ensure new and existing technical solutions are implemented in a manner that preserves the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of customer data. The Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst will proactively to design and implement security tools, controls, and measures to ensure safety across our organization and products. The primary responsibilities of the Mid-Level SOC Security Analyst entail oversight of technical security operations, informational support respective to information security functions, and delivery of technical presentations, and training, etc.
First Line of Defense / First Line of Incident Investigation
Assist IT Security Leaders with Continual Development / Refinement of IT Security Policies
Provide Critical Support to IT Security Programs - Communicate Security Policies / Programs / Processes
Deliver Occasional Training / Presentations to IT Staff Focused on IT Security Topics - Incident Response, etc.
Provide Critical Support to Projects - Ensure Projects Comply with Security Requirements
Assist IT Compliance Team in the Evaluation of Control Testing
Point of Escalation for Discovered Vulnerabilities within the Infrastructure - Provide Recommendations for Improvement, etc.
Coordinate / Execute Penetration Testing Scans
Read / Understand System / OS / Application Files
Perform Risk Assessments / Vulnerability Management / Penetration Testing for UNIX / Linx / MAC / Windows Systems / Web Applications, etc.
Working within a Heterogeneous Computing Environment Spanning Physical / Virtual Data Centers
Work with DevOps / Software Engineering Teams to Identify / Fix Security Flaws / Vulnerabilities
Detect / Investigate / Recover from Security Incidents - Assist in Incident Response Plans / Root Cause Analysis
Analyze Potential Impact of New Threats / Exploits - Communicate Risks to Relevant Business Units