SOC Career Pathing

January 28, 2019

Please take our SOC Career Pathing questionnaire to tell us more about your role within the organization. The goal of this questionnaire is to show incoming SOC analysts the different paths they can take within the company after the SOC.


1. What is your position at HG? Please highlight key elements that differentiate your role from other technical roles in the organization.

2. How long have you had this position?

3. Tell us about your career progress at HG. Did you come out of the SOC? If so, how did you find yourself at HG?

4. What skills or career choices contributed to your success and promotion?

5. Can you talk about training and certifications? Which do you recommend going after? What are you planning to take in the future? How do you balance training and certifications with your workload?

6. Why did you pick your department over another?

7. What’s the best aspect of your current role?

8. What skills do you think are key for your role?

9. What advice do you have for current SOC members?

10. How do you stay up to date with market trends and where do you receive your cybersecurity news?

Thank you for completing our questionnaire for SOC Career Pathing.

About Herjavec Group

Dynamic entrepreneur Robert Herjavec founded Herjavec Group in 2003 to provide cybersecurity products and services to enterprise organizations. We have been recognized as one of the world’s most innovative cybersecurity operations leaders, and excel in complex, multi-technology environments. Our service expertise includes Advisory Services, Technology Architecture & Implementation, Identity Services, Managed Security Services, Threat Management and Incident Response. Herjavec Group has offices and Security Operations Centers across the United States, United Kingdom and Canada.

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