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SOC Analyst

Company: Telos Corporation
Location: Ashburn
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in information assurance, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and identity management.

Be a part of the Telos culture and see what sets us apart! Telos offers an excellent compensation package with benefits that include generous paid time off, medical, dental, vision, tuition reimbursement, and 401k. Our employees enjoy more than just a great work environment!

The SOC Analyst is responsible for protecting Telos Corporation assets and resources from malware, attacks, and vulnerabilities. The SOC Analyst will assist with the support and administration of current security systems while also monitoring logs for security events. The SOC Analyst will also work with developers, IT, and other Information Security staff as needed to resolve security events and complete projects. This position is based in our HQ located in Ashburn, VA and requires shift work which includes nights, weekends, and holidays.


  • Monitor security audit and intrusion detection system logs, web application firewall logs and other security logs for system and network anomalies.
  • Monitor SIEM and other tools for detection & identification of security anomalies.
  • Investigate and resolve anomalies and events.
  • Assist with maintaining and enhancing the current security infrastructure.
  • Assist with network security evaluations and enhancements.
  • Knowledge of web application assessments and penetration testing activities.
  • Evaluate emerging and available Information Security Technologies and make recommendations to better improve security on the networks.
  • Generate reports on assessments, incidents, and other security events.
  • Identify security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of systems, applications and new technology initiatives.
  • Make recommendations to better improve security within our products and network.
  • Assist with security incident response as needed.
  • Other duties as required.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience (6 years).
  • Current Technical Security certifications (such as Security+, or CySA+) are required.
  • Familiarity with Linux/Windows/Mac Operating Systems.
  • Experience with network security tools.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of clients and staff.
  • Knowledge of current exploits, application attack methods, and vulnerabilities.
  • Demonstrated success with organizational skills and experience prioritizing tasks.
  • Ability to work productively in teams with a positive attitude.
  • Knowledge of latest current Information Security trends.
  • Must have a passion for Information Security.
  • The ability to obtain a security clearance is preferred.
  • The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to access sensitive information, which requires US citizenship.

Telos maintains a drug-free workplace and will conduct drug testing on all applicants who have accepted an offer of employment.

Telos Corporation participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Telos will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States.

Telos offers excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future.

Telos and its subsidiaries are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

Job Type



Ashburn, VA 20147 US (Primary)

Telos offers an excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future. Telos and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Keywords: Telos Corporation, Germantown , SOC Analyst, Other , Ashburn, Maryland

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