Security Operations Center SME

  • Novetta
  • Springfield, VA
  • Dec 04, 2019
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job Description: 

Novetta is seeking a skilled Security Operations Center SME to help design and define system architecture for new Security Operations Center (SOC).


  • Performs complex systems development and design work that may include logic design, I/O design, firmware development, model formulation, computer architecture analysis and design, and analog or digital systems engineering.
  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
  • Participates in design of systems enhancements.
  • Provides input for documentation on new and existing systems.
  • Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.
  • Provides system/equipment/specialized technical guidance.
  • Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as assigned. 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Direct experience building and constructing SOCs and associated workflows
  • Demonstrated capability use identified threat vectors in order to design data collection mechanisms, correlate analyses for alerts, and create dashboards
  • Security+ certification

Desired Skills: 

  • Possess certificate in GCIA, GSE, Splunk (SCA, Architect, etc), CSOCA, CISSP, or similar certification
  • Ability to code in Python and Shell
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. Able to engage with users in a professional manner and plainly present technical concepts.
  • Experience with virtualized networks and advanced network architecture

Security Clearance:

  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI Security Clearance.

So, what does Novetta do?

We focus on three core areas: Cyber, Entity, and Multi-Int Analytics. Our products are focused on processing and analyzing vast amounts of data in these core areas. Our services are focused on helping our customers move from complexity to clarity. At Novetta, we bridge the gap between what our customers think they can do and what they aspire to achieve.

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our Core Values:

  • Integrity: We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.
  • Customer Mission Success: Customer mission success drives our daily efforts—we strive always to exceed customer expectations and focus on mission success beyond contractual commitments.
  • Employee Focus: We value our employees and demonstrate our commitment to them by providing clear communications, outstanding benefits, career development, and opportunities to work on problems and technical challenges of national significance.
  • Innovation: We believe that innovation is critical to our success – that discovering new and more effective ways to achieve customer mission success is what makes us a great company.

With our amazing referral program, you could be eligible to earn
outstanding rewards for referring qualified new hires to Novetta.

Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability,
protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.