Parsons Corporation Security Incident Response Specialist in Yanbu, United States

Security Incident Response Specialist


Yanbu, Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia

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Position Overview:

  • The Security Incident Response Specialist position is assigned to the Security Operations unit.

  • The primary purpose of this position is to help coordinate and cyber incidents impacting state, local. Tribal and Territorial (SLTT) governments.

  • This position involves critical duties and responsibilities that must continue to be performed during crisis situations and contingency operations which may necessitate extended hours of work.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for working in a 24X7 Security Operation Center (SOC) environment.

  • Provide analysis and trending of security log data from many heterogeneous security devices.

  • Provide Incident Response (IR) support when analysis confirms actionable incident.

  • Provide threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services.

  • Analyze and respond to previously undisclosed software and hardware vulnerabilities.

  • Investigate, document, and report on information security issues and emerging trends.

  • Coordinate with Intel analysts on open source activities impacting SLTT governments

  • Integrate and share information with other analysis and other teams.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in computer science, Information systems or equivalent from a recognized university with minimum five (5) years of experience in Information Security.

  • Must have the below certificates:

  • CCNA

  • MCSA or MCP

  • Must have at least one of the below security certificates

  • GSEC: SANS GIAC Security Essentials

  • CISM: Certified Information Security Manager

  • CEH: Certified Ethical Hacker

  • CHFI: Computer Hacking Forensic Administrator

  • CISA: Certified Information System Auditor

  • GCIH: GIAC Certified Incident Handler

  • CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional

  • CISM: Certified Information Security Manager

  • OSCP: Offensive Security Certified Professional

  • SPLUNK Certified

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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