Cyber Security Analyst Technical Specialist


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Chantilly, Virginia

Business Group Highlights

The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.


Working as expert, conduct research and evaluate technical and all-source intelligence with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to networked weapons platforms and customer information networks. Analyzes network events to determine the impact on current operations and conduct all-source research to determine advisory capability and intent. Prepares assessments and cyber threat profiles of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information. Correlates threat data from various sources. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior US government intelligence and network operations officials.
Seeking a Cyber Countermeasures Analyst to detect, analyze, and mitigate cyber threats. Specifically, the candidate will:
Manage and execute administration of IDS/IPS rules, signatures, and content for customer CND applications and systems
Utilize SIEM tools for use case development and application
Identify gaps in cybersecurity systems and processes to reduce organizational risks
Deliver technical recommendations for CND operations based on operational priorities and analysis of threats
Evaluate cloud services, web applications, and commercial-off-the-shelf software and hardware
Offer innovative cyber defense solutions to protect customer systems
Perform network traffic analysis of web services to analyze raw packet data and identify anomalous behavior
Support cyber security initiatives through both predictive and reactive analysis, articulating emerging trends to leadership and staff
Prepare reports for customer on data analytics, emerging threats, high profile incidents, and proposed solutions


Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
BS in Cybersecurity, Information Security, IT, EE, Network Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
Working knowledge of use case and content development
The candidate must display familiarity TCP/IP protocols and services, IDS/IPS, firewalls, ACLs, etc
Knowledge of networking components/devices and various OS/applications in Linux and Windows environments
Proficiency with at least three (3) or more of the following: mobile security, telecom protocols, operating systems, reverse engineering, forensics, network analysis, vulnerability assessment, or malware detection/prevention.
Experience drafting reports, documenting case details, summarizing findings, and providing recommendations based on analysis
Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated strong customer and partner relationship building skills
MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Forensics, Network Security, or equivalent technical experience
Experience ensuring quality assurance and implementing best practices
Experience with Splunk, ArcSight SIEM, HP Openview, McAfee ePolicy, FireEye, SolarWinds, WebSense
Experience with Intrusion Prevention Systems and Endpoint Security Platforms
Relevant Security Certification: CEH, CISSP, CCSP, CCFP, GCFA, GCIA, OSCP


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