Parsons Corporation Associate Security Analyst (Remote) in Centreville, Virginia
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Parsons is looking for a talented Associate Security Analyst to join our team!
What you will be doing:
Applies security best practices to ensure the protection of sensitive data and systems.
Assists in monitoring and analyzing security events and alerts to identify potential threats or vulnerabilities.
Contributes to the implementation and maintenance of security systems, tools, and technologies.
Assists in performing vulnerability assessments.
Supports the investigation and resolution of security incidents or breaches.
Collaborates with all security teams to ensure the integration of security measures throughout the organization.
Stays up to date with the latest cybersecurity trends, threats, and technologies.
What is required from you:
Ability to work independently, and in an efficient and organized manner
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills
A proactive and self-motivated approach to learning and professional development
Excellent attention to detail and the ability to follow established procedures
Basic knowledge of networking concepts, operating systems, and computer hardware
Familiarity with common cybersecurity tools and technologies
Knowledge of or experience in one of the following: operating systems like Windows or Linux, general networking and infrastructure fundamentals, or cybersecurity fundamentals
A Bachelor's Degree in computer security, computer science, or another closely related IT discipline
1 Year experience in general information technology (IT)
One of the following certifications
- CompTIA Security+ CompTIA Network Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
This position is part of our Corporate team.
We’re driving the future of the national security and critical infrastructure markets. Our employees work in a close-knit team environment to find new, innovative ways to deliver smart solutions that are used and valued by customers around the world. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, transportation, smart cities, and more, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today.
$68,400.00 - $119,700.00
We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.
We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us
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/LGBTQ+.
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