With no prior experience, Gabrielle was able to secure a SOC Analyst role at a prestigious consulting firm in three months.
Before her career in cybersecurity, Gabrielle worked in the healthcare industry. She didn’t have any certifications or even a computer science degree.
After searching the web, Gabrielle stumbled across Cybrary on a forum discussing the cybersecurity industry. A few months later, she found an email in her inbox from Cybrary introducing its SOC Analyst career path. The guided nature of this learning path, combined with the opportunity to get real world experience with hands-on labs, made her confident Cybrary could help her to get a job despite her lack of experience.
After enrolling in the SOC Analyst career path, Gabrielle immediately jumped into Cybrary’s community. This group, composed of cybersecurity professionals, subject matter experts, and thought leaders helped her learn more about the industry and enabled her to build her professional network.
Landing her dream job
Gabrielle came upon an entry-level security analyst position with Accenture, a leading global consulting firm. With the guidance and support of Cybrary’s mentor community, she polished up her resume and applied. Gabrielle immediately impressed the hiring manager by demonstrating the knowledge she gained from Cybrary’s collection of hands-on content. Just one week later, she received an offer to start her new career.