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Federal - Network Security Monitoring Analyst++

Accenture
Bethesda, MD 20814
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Germantown, MD


Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.


We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.


Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.






As a member of the Network Security Team perform the following tasks:




+ Perform security monitoring of security event feeds


+ Perform trend analysis of security events


+ Develop and tune security event related signatures and content


+ Monitor, organize, and coordinate correspondence for emails received to the Security Operation Center (SOC) Inbox


+ Update Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)


+ Coordinate with Incident Response staff to effectively contain and recover from cyber incidents


+ Support and coordinate eDiscovery and Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) requests


+ Monitor security event feeds for availability and throughput, to quickly identify any gaps in available telemetry





Basic Skills & Qualifications:



+ 2 + years experience performing security monitoring, performing signature tuning, analyzing PCAP, Cyber Kill Chain, drafting analysis reports and briefings tailored appropriately for executive or technical audiences



Preferred Skills & Qualifications:




+ Good oral and written communication skills


+ Desired strong understanding of FISMA and the Risk Management Framework


+ Desired experience performing training in cyber security topics


+ Desired experience performing incident response


+ Desired experience performing malware analysis


+ Bachelors degree or equivalent



An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.



Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.



Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).



Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.



Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.



Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.



Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.









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Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-01

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