Security Operations Center (SOC) Analyst - Cloud

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Company Overview

Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on the line. In extreme moments - when a hurricane lands or when a fire breaks out. And in everyday moments - when a package arrives just in time for the holiday or when a child doesn't miss the school bus home.

We unify voice, data, video and analytics in one integrated ecosystem to enable individuals, businesses and communities to work together in more powerful ways. To help people make better decisions, act confidently and be their best in the moments that matter. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions and connect with a career that matters.

Department Overview

From the largest Fortune 500 companies to the smallest, most innovative start-ups, we help organizations of all sizes navigate a constantly changing security and compliance landscape. We discover - and shut down - advanced cyber attacks. We keep watch over networks 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 365 days a year. And we help commercial organizations efficiently adapt to demanding security compliance requirements.

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Azure Cloud administrator looking to apply their knowledge in a security focused realm. The candidate will act as a subject matter expert for Azure security. Additionally, they will look to expand this knowledge and apply concepts across multiple cloud platforms.
The Cloud SOC Analyst will participate in the design, development, and implementation of cloud security monitoring use cases and strategies. This role requires you to be able to work independently, as well as part of a small team. You will develop and improve cloud security monitoring strategies. The Cloud SOC analyst will also provide SOC monitoring, investigate security alerts, provide expertise for customer cloud environments and train junior SOC analysts.

  • Understanding of core Azure architectural components (Physical and Logical)
  • Experience with Azure Virtual Machines, Azure App Services, Azure Container Instances (ACI), and Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Knowledge of Virtual Networks, VPN Gateway, and Virtual Network peering
  • Understanding of Container (Blob) Storage, Disk Storage, File Storage, and storage tiers
  • Experience with database administration (Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database)
  • Knowledge of core solutions in Azure (Azure Sphere, Azure Synapse Analytics, HDInsight, and Azure Databricks)
  • Familiarity with Azure Portal, Azure PowerShell, CLI, Cloud Shell, and Azure Mobile App
  • Experience using Azure Security Center and Azure Active Directory
  • Knowledge of Azure network security
  • Hands-on experience with Containers (i.e. Docker) and Orchestration solutions (i.e. Kubernetes) is a plus
  • Previous experience with container security tools such as Twistlock (preferred)
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to investigate and evaluate network traffic, read and interpret logs and packet captures
  • Practitioner level cloud certification such as MTA (MS Azure) or equivalent experience is preferred

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of IT Security experience

Vaccine Requirement

Motorola Solutions has implemented a voluntary COVID-19 vaccination policy. We strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated. Any employee who is not vaccinated must wear a mask at all times when at a Motorola Solutions site or otherwise meeting with other Motorola Solutions employees or customers. Employees who have submitted proof of vaccination must follow site-specific or local mask requirements. Additionally, certain local governments or Motorola Solutions' customers may have vaccine requirements that apply to some of our employees.

Travel Requirements

Under 10%

Relocation Provided


Position Type


Referral Payment Plan


Our U.S.Benefitsinclude:
  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, VisionbenefitseffectiveDay 1
  • 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • GenerousPaidTime Off Packages
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PaidParental & Family Leave
  • and more!

EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions 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, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.


San Antonio, TX
Schaumburg, IL