Cyber Security Analyst

at TekMasters
Published February 8, 2024
Location Las Cruces, NM
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will be responsible for interacting with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations in support of the mission!

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What You Will Be Doing:

  • Performing as the technical expert.
  • Directly managing security incidents (e.g., coordinating documentation, work efforts, resource utilization within the organization) from inception to final after action reporting.
  • Coordinating enterprise incident response efforts, including command and control functions, in response to cyber security incidents.
  • Providing detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber-attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities.
  • Characterizing and performing analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources.
  • Performing security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise.
  • Analyzing and assessing damage to the data / infrastructure as a result of cyber incidents.
  • Writing and publishing cyber incident reports detailing incident findings and mitigation/remediation recommendations.
  • Developing and documenting incident response guidance, processes, and procedures.

Must Have:

  • MUST HAVE a Current and Active Top Secret SCI with Polygraph, as the customer is NOT sponsoring clearances.
  • Minimum Education: B.S. or equivalent experience in related field.
  • Minimum/General Experience: 10+ years of related experience.
  • Experience working in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment.
  • Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment.
  • CSSP-IR (GCIH, CSIH, or CEH) certification required within 6 months.
  • IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification.
  • Proficient in Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies.
  • Working knowledge of database and operating system security.
  • Understanding of latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

TekMasters considers people our most important asset. Our goal is to attract, retain, and motivate exceptional individuals from every background who share our commitment to the customer, our passion for the mission, our delight for innovation, and our determination to achieve excellence in everything we do.

We offer phenomenal benefits to our employees, allowing them to focus on the mission, knowing that TekMasters is focused on them! Just some of the benefits we offer:

  • Dollar for dollar 5% 401k match, with immediate vestment
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Multiple Medical Plans from which you can choose.
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) option
  • Vision / Dental
  • Paid for Short-term / Long-term Disability
  • Paid for Group Life Insurance
  • Employee recognition for anniversaries, birthdays, and customer kudos!
If you meet the requirements and interview with our customer,


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We are a small, growth-oriented, federal contractor that delivers professional services in support of the Intelligence & Federal Community. Located outside of Washington D.C., we are a fast-paced group due to the customers' diversity, types of projects, environments, and roles we support. To learn more, please visit .

TekMasters is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce.

It is the policy of TekMasters to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local law.

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