Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is recruiting for a Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst, reporting to the Executive Director of IT Security. The Security Operations Center Analyst will utilize a variety of tools to monitor Embry-Riddle networks, respond to security events, and protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the University’s information assets. The analyst will strive to continuously improve monitoring, detection, and mitigation capabilities.
Responsibilities include the following:Operate Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), application whitelisting, intrusion detection/prevention, and other security software consoles in order to monitor the environment for events of interest and respond accordingly.Research external trusted intelligence sources and leverage knowledge to detect events of interest.Plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware on Embry-Riddle networks.Manage the security awareness, training, and education program, and develop new and innovative ways to engage with customers to promote a secure and security-minded environment.Perform work in both the Information Technology office and directly with the customer community at their offices.Availability and accessibility for critical Information Technology support after hours, evenings, weekends and other times for management, application and/or system issues to keep the University IT applications and infrastructure up and available on a 24×7×365 basis. Working hours are designed to provide assistance to the customers as well as support for the systems. Thus, periodic peak time suggested work hours may exceed the traditional eight-hour work day.