SOC Analyst-Contract - St. Petersburg, FL($55/hr) in St. Petersburg, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/4/2019

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Job Description

Vaco Tampa is hiring!
This role is on-site in downtown St. Petersburg, FL.

Title: SOC Engineer

DUTIES:
* Prepare materials for security certifications such as SOC-2, PCI-DSS
* Establish and test security controls testing in support of audit activities
* Participate in solutions development for new products as they are introduced to the organization
* Review security events; Analyze and detect sophisticated and nuanced attacks, discern false positives
* Assist in compliance efforts, processing security-related services, change controls, security research
* Conduct vulnerability testing of company IT hosting environments using tools such as Netsparker
* Expand organizational knowledge by contributing to Knowledge Base
* Mentor engineers in the organization on security concepts and ideas

REQUIREMENTS:
* Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Cyber Security or related field
* 5+ years of Cyber Security related experience
* Experience with conducting Governance Reviews and operational meetings with customer stakeholders.
* Experience with defining process and supporting audits to established SOC-2, PCI-DSS standards
* Experience with AWS and/or Azure cloud is preferred.
* Knowledge of web application security and vulnerability management required
* Strong understanding of network protocols TCP/IP, 802.11, layer 2 and 3 switching, DHCP, DNS, network security, cloud computing and troubleshooting skills
* Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with ability to evaluate information from multiple sources and provide recommendations to enterprise organizations
* Hands-on experience with security products including intrusion detection systems (Snort/SourceFire), endpoint solutions (McAfee, Cisco AMP) and firewalls (CheckPoint, Cisco PIX, PALO)
* Operating systems knowledge and systems administration skills for various versions of UNIX, LINUX, and Windows and ability to read and understand Windows logs
* One or more of the following certifications is desired (not required): CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, CySA, CASP
* Basic understanding of scripting languages (doesn't need to be able to script but able read/analyze scripting languages)