Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.
Due to the nature of work performed at our facilities, US citizenship is required.
The General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) Security Operations Center (SOC) has an opening for a Tier 2 SOC Analyst. The GDMS SOC is responsible for monitoring, scanning, reporting, risk assessments, and incident response for the GDMS Enterprise. This position will providing guidance and direction of Tier 1 Analysts while performing constant monitoring of the GDMS WAN/LAN and assess vulnerabilities, scrutinizing alerts from a myriad of sensors and systems, and responding to security events. The Tier 2 SOC Analyst will have a strong understanding of IPS/IDS systems, network traffic communications standards (OSI, TCP/IP Models) and be able to translate GUI representations from a multitude of tools/applications to determine the identification, extent, and success/failure of network attacks. He/she will coordinate and host meetings, and organize/manage scheduling for all analysts. He/she will preferably have knowledge and use of 4 or more of the following tools: ArcSight, Aruba ClearPass, Fidelis, Flexcera, FireEye HX, InfoBlox, IronPort, Firewalls, Linux, Palo Alto, PhishMe (Triage & Simulator), Redline, Remedy, Sharepoint, SNORT, SolarWinds, SourceFire/FirePower, Splunk, Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP), TCPDump, Tenable NESSUS, and Wireshark.
Support and Guidance for Tier 1 Analysts Communication with Management
Technical Training for Tier 1 Analysts Team Briefings (Shift Change Announcements)
Alert Research/Investigations User Communication
Network Monitoring & Reporting Coordination & Scheduling
Network Scanning Spear-phishing Identification
Risk Assessments Telecommuting Capability
The selected individual will work a 9-hour shift within these hours to meet operational requirements. Periodic on-call duties are required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The leading candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a SOC. The candidate will be well-spoken, and possess excellent written communication abilities. Strong candidates will have previous experience working with users; possess a talent for problem-solving as well as organization and time management skills.
Desired Certifications: CCNA, CISSP, Network +, Security + (or other applicable certifications)
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran