Security Analyst 2 (Job ID: 598661)

  • 1305 E Walnut St, Des Moines, IA 50319, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Computer Consultants International, Inc. (CCI) is an IT Consulting Firm with more than 18 years experience providing effective, expert-level services in industries such as Construction, Technology, Finance, Healthcare, and Government. CCI focuses on building long-term relationships while completing projects from design to delivery. People are CCI's key component for success. Recruiting utmost-quality individuals for our clients, CCI fields a workforce of individuals who are selected not only because of their technical qualifications but also for their achievements as substantial, contributing human beings. In government work and in the commercial market, high standards of ethics and accountability are critical. Therefore our people are chosen for their integrity and ability to maintain relationships, as well as expertise in their field. To learn more about CCI, visit us online at

Job Description

The candidate will have experience working in responding to cyber-security events and incidents.  The environment is fast-paced with aggressive timelines.  This is a 2nd shift position.  




•Provide security monitoring and response for Security Operations Center (SOC). 

•Monitor, analyze, and respond to events, alerts and incidents reporting supporting State of Iowa IT systems  

        and taking appropriate action to protecting IT assets potential incidents and threats. 

•Document and report changes, trends and implications concerning the design and integration of evolving  

        Cyber-security tools, systems and solutions. 

•Follow SOC processes and provide support to ISD Security Engineers and OCIO support staff during  

        alerts, events and incidents. 

•Submit new and update events in SOC ticketing system. 

•Provide phone and email support to State of Iowa agencies and participating partners during cyber-security  

        alerts, events and incidents. 

•Provide off-hours and ad-hoc shift support as needed. 

•Manage, configure and support SOC video screens and systems. 

•Process and share information with other State of Iowa security teams and partners. 

•Provide feedback to SOC management and security engineers on existing and new use event cases. 

•Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology and tools. 

•Provide support for 1st tier Security Operation Center (SOC) Analyst in troubleshooting cyber-security  

        events, alerts and incidents reporting to the SOC. 

•Follow detailed operational processes and procedures to analyze, escalate, and support the remediation of  

        critical information security incidents. 

•Assist with metrics, reporting, and other SOC communications. 

•Provide support for incidents up to the preliminary forensics processes. 


Information security experience. Required. 1 Years 

Previous experience in a security operations center (Plus). Required. 1 Years 

Provide timely detection, identification, and alerts of possible attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse. Required. 1 Years 

Validate Intrusion Detection System (IDS) alerts against network traffic using packet analysis tools. Required. 1 Years 

Triage malware. Required. 1 Years 

Working knowledge of both Windows and Linux/Unix operating systems. Required. 3 Years 

Experience using Microsoft Office, Google Suite. (SQL, PowerShell, or scripting experience is a plus.). Required. 3 Years 

IN-PERSON INTERVIEWS will be conducted on July 16th and 17th. 

Additional Information

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to hire(at) with "598661-IA"- The subject line.