Cyber Security Tools Analyst in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

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Job Title: Cyber Security Tools Analyst

Location: Santa Ana, California

Volt is looking to hire Cyber Security Tools Analyst for our client based in Santa Ana, California.



This position will be responsible for configuring, maintaining and recommending tools for the 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC). The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity or related field and at least 5 years’ experience including at least three years working with Cyber Security tools in a network security environment, such as a Security Operations Center (SOC), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Incident Response Center (CIRC) or Cyber Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC).

 Job Specific Responsibilities:

  • Develop moderately complex security designs and test plans using existing technology.
  • Develop cyber security analytics and threat intelligence using multiple data sources provided to the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system.
  • Work closely with the SAIC CISO to identify and recommend process and system improvements to the security program.
  • Create relevant documentation and recommendations for changes to the current security architecture.
  • Drive the capabilities and execution to effectively optimize and improve enterprise security.
  • Demonstrate expert level knowledge of security services and implementations.
  • Work with SOC engineers and analysts to ensure the tools meet both the SOC and the customer’s needs.
  • Recommend configuration and reporting strategies based on the results of vulnerability assessments, to ensure effective achievement of the organizational objectives.
  • Provide support for security incidents throughout the incident lifecycle as needed and make recommendations to ensure enterprise infrastructure is protected.
  • Performs analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards.
  • Work with the CISO to develop a metrics program to report on overall SOC performance and effectiveness.
  • Experience with Security Assessment Tools (Nessus) and Security Information and Event Management Tools (LogRhythm).
  • Scripting experience.
  • Understanding of networking concepts and technologies including TCP/IP, Routing, Switching, NAT, OSI Model, etc.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and multiple deadlines in an organized fashion.
  • Understanding of advanced data analysis and management concepts.
  • Demonstrated experience with Cyber Security Monitoring and Detection including expert experience in at least two of the following areas: (a) Vulnerability Assessment; (b) Intrusion Prevention and Detection; (c) Access Control and Authorization; (d) Policy Enforcement; (e) Application Security; (f) Protocol Analysis; (g) Firewall Management; (h) Incident Response; (i) Encryption; (j) Web filtering; (k) Advanced Threat Protection
  • Experience with the following tools (or equivalent):  Wireshark, LogRhythm, Nessus.


• Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity or related field and a minimum of five years of experience including three years working with Cyber Security tools in network Security Operations Center - Cyber Security – Tools Analyst.


  • CISSP-ISSEP and/or SANS/GIAC Certification, a plus.
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  •  SANS/GIAC certifications
  • Cisco WLAN certification
  • Experience in Information Assurance Policy and Guidelines
  • NIST Special Publication 800-53
  • NIST Cybersecurity Framework
  • ITIL® Foundation Level or higher Certification

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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                                           Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.