Jan 13, 2023

Cyber Security Analyst/SOC

  • Bering Straits Native Corporation
  • Washington, DC, United States

Job Description


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Job specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees.  Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job.


Bering Global Solutions, LLC (BGS) is a recognized leader in providing Technical and Program Management Services, Information Technology, and Logistics Services and Support. BGS is currently seeking a Cyber Security Analyst/SOC for a project in Washington, DC. The ideal candidate for this job will serve as a Security Administrator within the federal client\u2019s Security Operations Center. A highly-motivated individual with strong technical, communication, and organizational skills will succeed on this program.

The goal of the Security Operations Center (SOC) team is to proactively monitor, identify, and remediate information technology security vulnerabilities and intrusions.  The team needs to ensure that all operational security controls are appropriately applied and managed and that systems within the control of the SOC have appropriate security controls in place in accordance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA). To accomplish this goal, the security team is responsible for a broad suite of security technologies that include vulnerability scanning, malware detection, log file analysis, and enterprise-wide incident response and security information and event management (SIEM) tools. The analyst will be responsible for continuous surveillance, analysis, mitigation, remediation and incident management using the client\u2019s current SOC suite of tools.




The Essential Duties and Responsibilities are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed for this position and are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job. Other duties may be assigned.

Intrusion detection Cyber incident response Perform cyber investigations and analysis Cross-train and mentor other staff members Ability to proficiently utilize the client\u2019s wide variety of security tools including: ArcSight HP Akamai Web Application Firewall HP TippingPoint Bit9 Carbon Black Websense Web, Email, and DLP Cylance Protect Palo Alto Firewalls RSA Security Analytics/NetWitness Xceedium Tripwire IP360, CCM, and Enterprise SolarWinds LANDesk ForeScout CounterACT Symantec Endpoint Protection Splunk Enterprise EnCase Enterprise Remedy



Required (Minimum) Qualifications

Moderate-level understanding of basic computer and networking technologies TCP/IP stack Windows operating systems Networking technologies (routing, switching, VLANs, subnets, firewalls) Common networking protocols \u2013 SSH, SMB, SMTP, FTP/SFTP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, etc. Common enterprise technologies \u2013 Active Directory, Group Policy, VMware vSphere Basic-level understanding of IT security principles, technologies, best practices, and NIST guidance Logical Access Control PKI and other encryption methods Network-based and host-based IDS/IPS Ability to obtain and maintain Public Trust Security Clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Accordingly, U.S. Citizenship is required. High School or GED-General Educational Development-GED Diploma Bachelor\u2019s degree preferred or equivalent work experience


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to work independently to identify errors, pinpoint root causes, and devise solutions with minimal oversight. Outstanding communication skills. Ability to communicate with senior management and federal client staff \u2013 both technical and non-technical \u2013 in a clear and concise manner using proper spelling, punctuation and grammar. Word, Excel, PowerPoint



Server Administration background \u2013 Windows or Linux/Unix Interest in security/hacking culture. Ability to \u201cthink like an attacker\u201d Certifications: Network+ Security+ Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time; most of time is spent sitting in a comfortable position with frequent opportunity to move about.


This position is not currently subject to federal or company requirements regarding COVID-19 vaccination or regular testing; but this is subject to change at any time. Employees are expected to comply with all current and future federal and company requirements.


This position is not subject to federal requirements regarding Department of Transportation \u201csafety-sensitive\u201d functions.


Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 

Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting. Occasional travel may be required.



No supervisory responsibilities.



As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation to/from work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations.

BSNC has enabled their Government and Commercial clients to achieve their organizational initiatives through the application of high quality, innovative, and cost effective professional services and solutions.  We provide a positive working environment, with opportunities for advancement in our growing Federal sector workforce.

We offer an excellent compensation package which includes a generous salary, insurance (medical, dental, etc.), paid leave, 401k plan and more. We are committed to the diversity we bring to the marketplace by being an EEOC/AA employer (M/F/D/V) that believes customer satisfaction comes first.


Shareholder Preference.  BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training, and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, shareholder descendants and shareholder spouses who meet the minimum qualifications for the job.


Bering Straits Native Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender, or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.


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