SOC Analyst I

Career Area: Other
City: Herndon
State: Virginia
Country: United States
Job Description


Are you ready for your next adventure? From down range to corporate positions around the world, we provide you with opportunities to grow your career while helping to make the world more secure.


Constellis provides opportunities across every major continent for individuals who want to build successful careers in a fast-paced, growing industry. Legal, moral and ethical business practices remain at the cornerstone of our culture and Constellis continues to be recognized for our emphasis on quality and compliance. This strong track-record of performance is supported by our deep relationships with our government and commercial customers. Our employees worldwide, the majority of whom are military or law enforcement veterans, have ambition and passion for creating a safer world. Join us to Secure Success!




The SOC Analyst is a member of the Security Operations Center Team responsible for monitoring and detecting threats and cybersecurity attacks. The SOC Analyst works independently at times, as well as with other members of the SOC Team, to analyze system and security events, threat and vulnerability advisories, and cyber threat intelligence to identify malicious activity and potential attacks to alert internal clients to prevent or respond to incidents. Daily work includes monitoring network and system security events, conducting threat hunting through event data and activity logs, developing alarms for suspicious or malicious activity, escalating alerts to internal clients, and preparing reports to summarize detected activities. The SOC Analyst executes and helps to create operational processes for consistent monitoring of client environments and should be familiar with varieties of security tools and technologies. The SOC Analyst additionally works to support the Incident Response Team by conducting monitoring and analysis during incident management engagements.

  • Respond to Alerts, events, and incidents per our specified procedures and processes
  • Log and record all alerts
  • Identify weaknesses in customer infrastructures and suggest improvements
  • Technical and analytical skills to handle security events, incidents, and threats
  • Resolve or escalate events and incidents
  • Provide timely and reliable service to our internal customers
  • Stay up to date on latest vulnerabilities exploits and any other relevant threat information
  • Operation, implementation, and maintenance of security solutions
  • Document solutions, processes, or procedures in written, verbal, phone, or in person.
  • Requirement for 24/7 on-call work
  • Ability to work in a very fast-paced environment
  • Assist in creation and maintenance of documentation for SOC procedure and processes
  • Ensuring Constellis staff is complying with and adhering to all Information Security Policies as well as privacy policies.
  • Ensuring all security and operational controls are followed and enforced to ensure data remains secure, available, and private, where applicable.
  • Other duties as assigned




  • Technical or Associate degree in relevant field or 1 year’s equivalent experience preferred.
  • SOC / NOC / Blue team experience
  • Knowledge of configuring and implementing technical security solutions (Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Antivirus, SIEM, etc.)
  • Strong desire to constantly learn
  • Customer –oriented focus with a strong interest to satisfy our internal customers
  • Basic understanding of networking and security
  • Basic knowledge of Windows Operating systems applications
  • Basic knowledge of Penetration Testing Operating Systems and applications
  • Understanding varying Security standards PTES, Defense in Depth, etc.
  • Basic understanding of virtual desktop infrastructure
  • Basic understanding of virtual hosting environments, cloud systems and on-premises.
  • Flexible and creative at getting deliverables accomplished in demanding environments
  • Experience in the creation of routine and ad hoc reports




  • Security+
  • GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)Bachelor’s Maintains



Constellis protects critical priorities safely and efficiently around the world. Operating in 40 countries and based in the Washington D.C. area, our 22,000 Constellis employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world and upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. As a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, training and operational support services to government and commercial customers worldwide, Constellis’ forward thinking solutions include a range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training, logistics and life support, UAV and K9 services, and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one priority is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit www.constellis.com



Constellis offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.


  • Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time-Off Program & Company Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Insurance: Basic Life & Supplemental Life
  • Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
  • Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
  • On-the-job Training, Skills Development & Certifications
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach



Work is typically based in a busy office environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Business work hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, however some extended or weekend hours may be required.



May be required to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 25 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the workday.