Cyber Operations Center Support III

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Cookeville, TN, USA
  • Oct 05, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is seeking a SOC Analyst to join our team providing Security Operations Services to a multi-client environment. This position reports to the SOC Team Supervisor 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 three (3) years related experience; OR, High School and five (5) 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


COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.