Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst ›



IT, Operations
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 29, 2022


  • Manage and assign SOC security tickets and monitor environments for security issues.
  • Work with internal teams to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities.
  • Help remediate detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard.
  • Research security enhancements and make recommendations to security management.


  • 1+ year working on a Security Operations Center (SOC) with emphasis on security operations.
  • Technical course work or a BS in a technical field such as information security or computer science can be considered as supplementary experience.
  • Familiarity with monitoring and secure networks.
  • Technical experience in event monitoring technologies such as: Next Generation firewalls, web proxies, NAC, IDS/IPS, FPC, FIN, VPNs, SDWAN, and NetFlow tools, etc.
  • Basic experience with SIEM and logging technologies.
  • Knowledgeable with basic Threat Hunting practices.
  • Basic experience with SOAR platforms and creating run books / play books.
  • Experience with NMAP, Wireshark and other network discovery/enumeration tools.
  • Basic experience with hardening network devices, servers, and endpoints.
  • Experience with Windows, Linux, MacOS security best practices.
  • Knowledge of cloud security practices (AWS, Azure, or GCP preferred)
  • A strong curiosity, initiative, persistence, and willingness to experiment to provide solutions to diverse technical challenges.
  • Automation skills are a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Security Operations Center (SOC) experience
  • Experience with incident response (IR) and security operations best practice.
  • Experience with orchestration and observability tools.
  • Working on a CISSP Certification or equivalent experience.
  • Working on a CEH Certification or equivalent experience.
  • GSEC Certification or equivalent experience.