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Xcel Energy Security - Security Operations Center Analyst Minneapolis, Minnesota $18.00 - $22.00

Xcel Energy Security - Security Operations Center Analyst

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota |
Salary: $18.00 - $22.00 |
Posted: 11 Jan 2019 |
Closes: 11 Feb 2019 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Business Unit: US Secure Solutions |
Region / Division: North America

Job Introduction:

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst. The SOC (Security Operations Center) is a 24/7 operation which provides a critical support function in ensuring the safety and security of personnel and assets throughout the world by leveraging intelligence from several systems and technology databases that provide advanced correlation and analysis capabilities to deliver a prioritized list of actionable security incidents to the security and safety team. The analyst serves as the main point of contact for the intake and escalation of all issues as reported by employees, contractors, and outside agencies. This position monitors all worldwide events, (access control, alarm, CCTV, social media, news, etc.) in real-time, assesses the real or potential impact upon client persons, property, or assets, and provides accurate and timely notification of these threats to all appropriate persons. Generates reports based on an educated analysis and/or understanding of the data.

G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development

As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.

Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:

  • Critical Illness
  • Accident Insurance
  • Whole Life Insurance
  • Individual Short-Term Disability
  • Pre-Paid Legal Services
  • Identity Theft Services
  • Pet Insurance

In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all full or part-time employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!

  • RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program
  • Doctor on Demand
  • Qualsight LASIK Savings
  • Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program
  • Alliant Credit Union
  • Purchasing Power
  • Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership
  • FinFit: Financial Wellness Program
  • DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it

G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.


Role Responsibility:

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Acknowledge alarms and dispatch personnel as needed
  • Dispatch Security Officers to service calls and emergency situations
  • Notify, assist and direct external emergency personnel and internal Emergency Response Team as necessary
  • Monitor email inboxes, work order service requests and all communications devices; prioritizes and processes incoming information according to procedure
  • Support the world wide badging function as requested
  • Ensure the Shift Supervisor, SOC Program Manager and appropriate security management is apprised of all significant and unusual events in real-time, and documentation is maintained
  • Investigate incidents and creates accurate and timely incident reports, escalating to the appropriate persons as necessary
  • Perform audits of all operational equipment and software to ensure proper functionality
  • Generate briefing reports of emerging situations based on information received
  • Perform other tasks and duties of a similar nature and scope as assigned


The Ideal Candidate:

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Ability to meet and maintain any applicable licensing or certification requirements

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Must possess a minimum of one (1) year professional security experience in a corporate environment
  • Demonstrated ability to operate radio, telephone equipment and/or console monitors

Skills Required

  • Proficient computer, keyboard and typing skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail

Other

  • Must be at least 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higher
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment: Office; minimal to no work in extreme temperatures is expected

Major activity: Working on PC while sitting; telephone use

Physical efforts to carry out job duties: Limited, to include some standing, bending, and limited stretching and reaching.


About the Company:

EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department at (800) 506-6265.

To receive an update on your application status, please contact our local office by following this link: http://www.g4s.us/en/Contact-Us/Local-Offices


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