• Cyber Incident Handler

    Job Locations US-GA-Duluth
    Job ID 2018-1289
  • Overview

    **No Staffing Agencies Please**

    DataPath, Inc., a Managed Service and Security Provider (MSSP), is seeking an energetic and passionate Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC) Analyst (Tier II) to support emerging and existing programs.  In this role, you will perform responsibilities as the technical lead and incident responder for the CSOC, leading technical investigations for security incidents and serve as a technical escalation resource for other CSOC Analyst while providing mentoring for skill development.




    • Serve as an escalation resource and mentor for other analysts
    • Perform investigation and escalation for complex security threats or incidents
    • Responding to computer security incidents according to the cyber security incident response plan
    • Escalates cyber security events according to runbooks and standard operation procedures (SOPs)
    • Prioritizing and classifying incidents
    • Tracking all incident activity, insuring timely resolution of problems
    • Providing timely and relevant updates to appropriate stakeholders and decision makers
    • Routinely develop and update incident response playbooks to ensure response activities align with best practices, minimize gaps in response and provide comprehensive mitigation of threats.
    • Support requests for data by the customer and/or other teams and present findings to management.
    • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
    • Participate in after hours on-call rotation when required
    • Other duties as assigned



    • Bachelor’s degree in Cyber Security, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or equivalent experience in a related field
    • 2+ years of relevant information security experience
    • 1 year of experience working in a Security Operations Center preferred
    • Demonstrated experience of security event monitoring concepts and escalation processes
    • Industry recognized professional certification such as CISSP, GCIH, GCIA, Security+
    • Experience working with information and network security practices, software, and hardware
    • Experience working with vulnerability scanner architecture, operations and configuration
    • Experience working with Unix/Linux and Windows host operating systems and security capabilities
    • Strong knowledge of enterprise IT concepts, processes, and priorities
    • Good analytical and problem-solving skills for resolving security issues.
    • Organization skills to balance and prioritize work.
    • Interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members.
    • Strong troubleshooting, reasoning and problem-solving skills
    • Team player with the ability to work autonomously
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to work within an on-call shift rotation
    • Ability to obtain a government security clearance (US Citizenship is required)


    EEOC Statement

    EOE AA/M/F/Vet/Disability


    DataPath is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We comply with the laws set forth in the Equal Employment Opportunity in The Law poster.


    DataPath is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website to apply for a position, please contact us at HRTA@Datapath.com We evaluate requests for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


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