Security Analyst

Akima   •  

Albuquerque, NM

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 99 days ago

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TKC Global,a wholly owned subsidiary of Akima, LLC, is a technology solutions, program management and support company that collaborates with technology partners and the Federal Government to deliver IT, management, staffing, recruiting, contracting and logistics services. TKC Global's utilizes an innovative approach that ensures faster time-to-benefit and maximizes clients' return on investment.

Provide Computer Security Monitoring and Incident Response to the Bureau of Indian Affairs as part of a multi-person team.


  • Interest in and have extensive knowledge of network and computer security issues
  • Develop and explain technical decisions
  • Separate fact from opinion and speculation
  • Excellent work prioritization, planning, and organizational skills
  • Interact effectively with vulnerability reporters, system and network administrators, vendors, experts, Internet users, sponsors, policy makers, news reporters, managers and staff (i.e., stakeholders in the vulnerability disclosure process)
  • Work with closely coordinated team during emergencies
  • Excellent analytical, reasoning, and creative problem solving skills
  • Excellent written, oral communication skills
  • Recognize and deal appropriately with confidential and sensitive information
  • Work meticulously with careful attention to detail
  • Collaborate effectively and work closely within a coordinated team environment
  • Quickly learn new procedures, techniques, and approaches
  • Maintain composure while dealing with difficult people
  • Communicate and work effectively under normal and stressful situations
  • Meet inflexible deadlines
  • Strong leadership and mentoring abilities
  • Tackle challenging problems
  • Shift work schedule will be required including holidays (7AM – 3:30PM Monday through Friday).


  • o Three to five years of experience in a Windows and Unix/Linux environment
  • o Operational details of multiple operating systems
  • o System, database, and/or network administration
  • o Various Internet protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP)
  • o Computer system and Internet security issues
  • o Understanding of intruder techniques and software exploitation methods
  • o Security auditing practices including vulnerability scanning
  • o Various security technologies (e.g., encryption, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems)
  • o Log analysis experience using Splunk and/or SIEM logging systems to detect system anomalies
  • o Network packet analysis using WireShark
  • o Cryptographic principles and common cryptographic protocols
  • o Security industry related certifications including Security+ and/or CISSP.



- 3+ Years of experience in a Windows and Unix/Linux environment

- Security industry related certification (Security+, CISSP, etc.)