Security Operations Support Technician - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a SOC Analyst to join our team providing Security Operations Services. This position reports to our Threat Intelligence Director and is a member of the 24x7-security operations team. This position can be worked in Cookeville, TN or Oak Ridge, TN. This position is temporarily remote due to covid. 

Primary job responsibilities include:

  • Provide 24x7 monitor and analysis of SIEM events to identify potential security risks and vulnerabilities
  • Triage events and investigate to identify security incidents
  • Log security incidents in the IT ticketing system
  • Manage security incidents throughout their lifecycle to closure
  • Coordinate with other, remote technical teams to investigate, document, and resolve issues
  • Make recommendations for ongoing tuning and updates to the SIEM system
  • Receive input from threat intelligence sources and analyze events to identify threats and risks
  • Provide support for routine reporting
  • Support ad-hoc data and investigation requests
  • Conduct security and vulnerability scans as directed using established processes


Required Qualifications:

  • AA Degree in related discipline and six (6) years related experience; OR, High School and seven (7) years related experience with relevant certification
  • Relevant cybersecurity experience including SIEM operations, event management and incident management
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office including Word and PowerPoint
  • Must be able to obtain a public trust

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with ITIL, ITIL certification
  • Cybersecurity certification (e.g. CompTIA Security+, CISSP, CEH, etc.)
  • Experience with SIEM tools (Splunk)
  • Experience with reporting and reporting tools