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

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.