Job Details

Analyst, Cyber Security Operations (SOC)


Date Opened: 09/25/2023

Job Type:

Job Number: 230002AE

Job Description

Saks Cloud Services has an immediate opening for a Analyst, Cyber Security Operations (SOC). The candidate will be able to effectively analyze all relevant cyber security events from SIEM, EDR, Email Security Tools and other information sources for suspicious network traffic, attack indicators, potential security breaches, and data lost prevention. In this role, you will be expected to know and understand, but not be limited to, day-to-day security operations, log analysis, real-time intrusion analysis, triage investigation and security monitoring utilizing a wide array of security controls and toolsets. In addition to operational responsibilities. 

What you will do

  • You are articulate and easily able to put yourself in others’ shoes in order to explain what is needed step-by-step
  • You are sincerely driven by doing what is right, and generally act with a high sense of purpose and integrity
  • You have a winning-way about you, including the confidence to take calculated risks


Job Qualifications

  • 2-3 years of related work experience, preferably in IT Security, Information Systems, or IT related fields.
  • Experience working on a 24x7 Security Operations Center or Managed Security Service Provider.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with outside stakeholders to resolve issues.
  • Excellent communication, writing, and interpersonal skills.
  • Broad information cybersecurity knowledge, including familiarity with common attack methodologies, tactics and protocols, Advance Persistent Threat groups, Hacker activities, etc.
  • Experience in network intrusion detection, including experience using common network monitoring tools - IDS, IPS, SIEM and Syslog.
  • Familiarity with threat intelligence services, sources of indications of compromise feeds for SIEM use.
  • Understanding of common network vulnerabilities and penetration testing tools including but not limited to Metasploit, Qualys, Nessus, and Nmap.
  • Knowledge of Log analysis, correlate events and identify indicators of threat activity via SIEM Tools; such as IBM QRadar or Sumo Logic.
  • Knowledge of EDR Tools, triage investigation; CrowdStrike, Carbon Black, FireEye.
  • Knowledge of Email Security, Phishing/Malware Email Analysis, Data Lost Prevention.
  • Knowledge of IOC investigation, OSINT, and Sandbox Analysis.
  • Knowledge of Cloud Environment and Cloud Security; AWS, Azure.
  • Working knowledge of Networking and infrastructure technologies, WAN/LAN concepts, firewalls, switches, and routers. 
  • Knowledge of retail business is preferred.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • SEC+, GIAC, CEH, CISA or CISM a plus.


 As the Security Operations Analyst, You Will:

  • Monitor for potential compromise, intrusion, significant event, or threat to the security posture of the company.
  • Assess host and network threats such as computer viruses, exploits, and malicious attacks.
  • Capable of determining true threats, false positives, and providing solutions to issues detected in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for collecting, analyzing, escalating, responding, and producing documentation to cyber security attacks.
  • Develop, update, and maintain standard operating procedures and other technical documentation.
  • Training and developing skills.

Your Life and Career at Saks Cloud Services

  • Be a part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from retail to supply chain, to digital or corporate.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, vision and dental).

Thank you for your interest with Saks Cloud Services. We look forward to reviewing your application.