Information System Security Operations Analyst I
Location:Merrifield, VA or Morrisville, NC
Full-time or Part-time:Full Time
Requisition Code:201902-1391

Job Description

Information System Security Operations Analyst I - Merrifield, VA or Morrisville, NC

Catapult Consultants is looking for an individual who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network. This analyst will assist in overseeing the information assurance (IA) program of an information system in or outside the network environment.  Certification and Accreditation experience is needed to support the customer team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations .  Other duties may include:

• Become knowledgeable of enterprise security systems including firewalls security incident event management and network intrusion detection. 
• Be involved in monitoring systems for security breaches, providing investigative analysis and initiating incident response plans. 
• Engage in the support of other security focused tools and services and other duties as assigned.
• Will provide risk assessments, conduct forensics analysis, assist with data collection provide user training and other security related tasks.

Three plus years' experience working as an Information Assurance Analyst for an information technology, information assurance, or information management program

Bachelors Degree  preferred in Computer Science, Information Technology or Information Security.

CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more desired)
Desirable certifications include, but not limited to:

CompTIA Security+, SANs GSEC, GCIH, GCIA. Carnegie Mellon SEI Certified Incident Handler. Security. EC Council C|EH, Microsoft MCSE.





Abilities Required:
• While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel while typing at a computer keyboard.
• The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, or lift objects up to 10 pounds.
• The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The vision requirements include: close vision.
Client Public Trust
EEO Statement
Catapult Consultants is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that every employee has the right to work in a dignified work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. It’s our policy to recruit, employ, retain, compensate, train, promote, discipline, terminate and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based solely on qualifications, performance, and competence. This policy reflects our belief that providing equal opportunities for all employees is a both our legal and moral responsibility, and good management practice.

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.