Skill Path

Cybersecurity Analyst Interview Prep

Master interview strategies for an entry-level Cybersecurity Analyst interview with this Skill Path.

Includes Powershell, Interview Strategies, Cybersecurity Topics, Resume Building, and more.

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  • Skill level

    Intermediate
  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    3 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Yes
  • Prerequisites

    3 courses
    We suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Cybersecurity Analyst Interview Prep:
    • Fundamentals of Cybersecurity
    • Fundamentals of Cyber Resilience and Risk Management
    • Learn PowerShell

About this skill path

You have the Cybersecurity skills and you’re ready for a job as a professional Cybersecurity Analyst, but you need to get past the interview first. This Skill Path will teach you how to translate your skills into a career. Along the way, you’ll practice answering tough interview questions and completing scripting challenges while growing your network and skillset to attract prospective employers.

Skills you'll gain

  • Review key Cybersecurity topics
  • Refine your interview skills
  • Practice Powershell scripting

Syllabus

8 units • 4 lessons • 4 quizzes
  • 1

    Welcome to Cybersecurity Analyst Interview Prep Skill Path

    Translate your skills into a career as a Cybersecurity Analyst!

  • 2

    Getting Started with Cybersecurity Analyst Interview Prep

    Familiarize yourself with the Cybersecurity career landscape.

  • 3

    Knowledge Review for Cybersecurity Analysts: Communication, Definitions, & Networking

    Review important knowledge and topics for Cybersecurity professionals.

  • 4

    Practice Scripting Challenges for Cybersecurity Analysts

    Learn and practice useful PowerShell commands.

  • 5

    Knowledge Review for Cybersecurity Analysts: Tools, Threat Intelligence, & Learning

    Review important knowledge and topics for Cybersecurity professionals.

  • 6

    Practice Incident Response Scenarios for Cybersecurity Analysts

    Learn, and practice, how incident response processes are used to respond and recover from incidents.

  • 7

    Getting the Job for Cybersecurity Analysts

    Polish up your resume and LinkedIn profile and learn how to search for the Cybersecurity job that’s the best fit for you!

  • Certificate of completion available with Plus or Pro

    Earn a certificate of completion and showcase your accomplishment on your resume or LinkedIn.

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