11 days old

Senior Cyber Security Operations Analyst (Assistant Team Lead)

Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Job Code
  • Payrate
    $70 To $85

Senior Cyber Security Operations Analyst (Assistant Team Lead)

IS currently looking for a Senior Cyber Security Operations Analyst whose secondary duties are to serve as an Assistant Team Lead and on a Security Operations team on a contract with a federal government client with an important mission. Apply today!


  • Support/assist the contract lead of a combined team of 11 people with tier 1 through tier 3 SOC roles and services, including:

    • Realtime monitoring and triage
    • Cyber intelligence
    • Incident analysis, response, and coordination
    • Hunting
    • Network, host, and malware analysis
    • Sensor tuning
    • Custom signature creation

  • With the contract lead:

    • Lead the application of cyber intelligence to improve security operations
    • Oversee and perform investigation of network and hosts/endpoints for malicious activity, to include analysis of packet captures
    • Oversee and assist in efforts to detect, confirm, contain, remediate, and recover from attacks
    • Prepare executive summaries and conduct briefings on significant investigations
    • Measure and manage individual and team performance
    • Ensure adequate metrics and documentation of team operations for leadership and other constituents
    • Hire, develop, retain staff

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Credentials

    • BS/BA degree
    • Five or more years of work experience
    • Three or more years of cyber security work experience

  • Sound cyber security knowledge foundation, to include understanding of

    • Adversary TTPs
    • Network technology and common protocols
    • Network security
    • Host security
    • Malware
    • Security tools and sensors

  • Experience, Skills and Abilities

    • High technical ability/aptitude, demonstrated through prior technical experience and accomplishment
    • Network investigation experience, to include netflow and packet/protocol capture and analysis
    • Endpoint/host forensics experience
    • SIEM experience
    • Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and organization skills
    • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills
    • Good written and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to pass a security clearance background investigation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior leadership experience with direct reports in a cyber environment
  • Security clearance
  • One or more certifications in information security (such as GCIA, GCIH, CEH, CISSP, SSCP, Sec+, etc)
  • Experience and effective participation in hunt, computer network defense, real-time analysis and incident response activities, to include ability to reconstruct events from network, endpoint, and log data
  • Experience and understanding of host-based/endpoint protection systems
  • Cyber intelligence experience
  • Disk forensics experience
  • Memory forensics experience
  • Programming experience
  • Scripting experience
  • Server administration experience
  • Enterprise forensic tool(s) experience
  • Federal contract experience


  • Information Technology

Randstad utilizes a technology-driven focus with a human touch to provide better staffing and business solutions to organizations around the world. Our team of experts match professionals with available career opportunities in a variety of fields.

Featured Jobs

Career News

Share this job:

Senior Cyber Security Operations Analyst (Assistant Team Lead)

Randstad Technologies
Bethesda, MD 20817

Share this job

Senior Cyber Security Operations Analyst (Assistant Team Lead)

Randstad Technologies
Bethesda, MD

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast