Massachusetts Jobs

MassHire JobQuest Logo

Job Information

Digital Prospectors Cyber Security Operations Consultant in Holyoke, Massachusetts

Cyber Security Operations Consultant

Holyoke, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Stacia McMillan (

Phone: 603.225.0616

Find your job at

Job Title: Cyber Security Operations Consultant

Location : Holyoke, MA

Duration: 10+ Months

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Primary Responsibilities

• Monitor and triage alerts received from SIEM, Anti-Virus, Network Intrusion Detection Systems and Endpoint Detection and Response Technologies to identify Cyber Attack in IT system

• Review network flow traffic and network packet capture data based on analysis objective

• Review operating system and application logging data based on analysis objectives

• Support compliance operations for NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection

• Track and report on health of monitoring systems

• Work rotating shift schedule (days, nights, weekends) as required

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor of Science, or equivalent education and experience

• 3+ years of Information Technology experience preferred

• Knowledge of OSI Model

• Knowledge of Splunk Application preferred

• Familiarity with common internet protocols, TCP/IP, HTTP, SMTP, etc.

• Familiarity with the UNIX and Windows Operating Systems

• Knowledge of scripting/programming languages.

• Knowledge of malware analysis and digital forensic procedures

• One or more of the following certifications preferred: Splunk Core Certified User, GISF, GCED, GSEC, GMON, GCDA, GCIA, GCIH, GDAT, GRID

Minimum Requirements

• US Citizen or permanent resident required

• Ability to interpret technical manuals and procedures

• Effective communication skills

Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

Come see why Digital Prospectors has been voted “ Best Staffing Firm to Temp For ” by Staffing Industry Analysts, " Best of Staffing " for candidate satisfaction by Inavero /, " Top Temporary Placement Firm " by Boston Business Journal, " Best Company To Work For " by Business NH magazine, " Excellence in IT and Engineering Staffing ” by TechServe Alliance, " Top IT Services Company " by Inc. Magazine, " Most Reliable Staffing Agency " in Forbes Magazine and " Top Ranked Staffing Firm " by Staffing Industry Analysts.

Phone: 603-772-2700