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Security SOC Analyst

Tysons Corner, Virginia

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We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 250,000 phenomenal employees. At Allied Universal, we pride ourselves on fostering a promote from within culture. There are countless examples of individuals who began their career as Professional Security Officers and today hold positions on our senior leadership team. We offer Paid New Hire Orientation, Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K for Full time positions.

  • Full Time
  • JOB LEVEL: Mid-Level
  • Travel: No

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Security SOC Analyst Position Type Full Time Shift Type Afternoon,Evening,Morning,Overnight Req ID 2021-496625 Work Days Available Monday - Friday,Saturday - Sunday

At Allied Universal®our Security Professionals assist clients, and the public at large, by providing essential jobs that keep our communities safe and secure.  During this time, we need your help more than ever.  We have immediate employment opportunities.  Allied Universal also employs an interview process you can complete from the comfort of your home through our online application and videointerviewing technology.  We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 250,000 phenomenal employees and invite you to apply to join the team.

Allied Universal has security jobs and are seeking to fill the position for a Security (SOC) Analyst.

SOC Analyst Role - The SOC Analyst coordinates day-to-day and incident response logistics, while providing support to security officers. Areas of responsibility include: event/incident monitoring, camera/security alarm monitoring, video review, dispatch, coordination of resources, and incident response management and communications. SOC Analyst will be required to successfully complete enhanced initial and recurring training and operate under a probationary period as determined by Capital One.


  • Use technical and analytical skills to identify, investigate, and respond to the organization's security threats.
  • Be at least 21 years of age with high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels of personnel and the general public in a professional and effective manner
  • Valid guard card/license, as required in the state for which you are applying.
  • Develop and operationalize effective Use Cases to ensure we can detect the highest-risk attacks.
  • Mature and enhance the tools, tactics, and procedures used within the team.
  • Serve as an escalation point for other Security Operations team members.
  • Frequently serve as the primary investigator for the Incident Response Team. Determine root cause and make reasonable and effective recommendations to improve our processes.
  • Perform threat hunting by proactively using security log data and other tools to identify undetected threats.
  • Systemically monitor online open sources and media channels for potential and known threats.
  • Maintain comprehensive records of security-related incidents; analyze information and establish actionable deliverables.
  • Implement security and access control procedures to ensure safety at corporate sites.
  • Serve as primary center point for disseminating information regarding security-related incidents.
  • Conduct security and threat assessment audits of the corporate campus and make recommendations for improving security measures on-site.
  • Respond to incoming security concerns and local incidents, as well as track outcomes of the requests.
  • Serve as a dispatch center for overseas security incidents, including coordinating contingency plans, real-time monitoring, and personnel tracking.
  • Actively monitor a wide network of security alarms and cameras to identify and resolve threats globally.
  • Provide physical protection and logistics support, as needed.
  • Supplement the guard force, when needed, to provide continuity in escort services to clients.


  • 5+ years of experience in Security.
  • Significant experience performing log analysis to identify, investigate, and respond to security threats.
  • Previous experience working in a Global Security Operations Center
  • Broad geopolitical awareness, knowledge of global events, and cultural sensitivity.
  • Familiarity with news reporting sources, social media channels, as well as other channels for real-time monitoring of current events.
  • Working knowledge of basic IT troubleshooting
  • Understanding of current attack tools, tactics, procedures, and how to detect and/or mitigate them.

Allied Universal provides unparalleled service, systems and solutions to the people and business of our communities, and is North America’s leading security services provider. With over 250,000 employees, Allied Universal delivers high-quality, tailored solutions, which allows clients to focus on their core business. For more information:

We proudly support the Veteran Jobs Mission, a group of over 200 companies that have committed to collectively hiring a total of one million military veterans. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Allied Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.


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  • Perceptive
  • Helpful
  • Trust Worthy
  • Team Player
  • Responsible
  • Quick Thinking

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Career Path

Allied Universal offers many career paths to support your immediate and future success.

  • Regional President

  • Regional Vice President

  • General Manager

  • Branch Manager

  • Director of Operations

  • Client Manager

  • Operations Manager

  • Field Supervisor

  • Shift Supervisor

  • Professional Security Officer

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From the time our Professional Security Guards are hired, Generally, excluding some clients and unions, employees are eligible for health and welfare benefits 1st of month following 60 days of employment. For 401(k) eligibility employees are eligible after 6 months of service.”


  • Healthcare (Medical/Dental/Vision)

  • Service Anniversary Bonus

  • 401k Retirement Plan

  • Company-Paid Life Insurance

  • Recognition & Rewards Programs

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Tuition Discount Program

  • Training & Career Development Programs