The USAID Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructure in Ukraine Activity is seeking a SOC Analyst to work as part of a team to monitor and fight threats to IT infrastructure, assess security systems and measure them for potential vulnerabilities or weaknesses, in addition to providing possible improvements or solutions. The position requires great attention to detail and a general awareness of developments in cybersecurity. The SOC Analyst will monitor Intrusion Detection System (IDS) alerts, suspicious emails, network logs, and other resources that provide insight into network activity. In addition, the SOC analyst is expected to be able to read, understand, and notify the team on cyber trends. The candidate will contribute towards improving the Center’s capacity and knowledge in areas like networking, malware analysis, incident response, and cyber etiquette. The role will also entail support in establishing standard practices and policies for a new Cyber Center, as well as developing organizational, training, and technical plan, utilizing skills pertaining to SOC analysis and other key considerations in this technical area.
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Qualified candidates should send their CV and cover letter to UkraineCCI_Recruitment@dai.com and submit both CVs and cover letters in English. Only short-listed candidates will receive notice requesting additional information.