This Cyber Security role will be responsible for maintaining the integrity and security of enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Supports cyber security initiatives through both predictive and reactive analysis, articulating emerging trends to leadership and staff. Coordinates resources during enterprise incident response efforts, driving incidents to timely and complete resolution. Employs advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, including dead system analysis and volatile data collection and analysis.
This role supports internal HR/Legal/Ethics investigations as forensic subject matter expert. Performs network traffic analysis utilizing raw packet data, net flow, IDS, and custom sensor output as it pertains to the cyber security of communications networks. Reviews threat data from various sources and develops custom signatures for Open Source IDS or other custom detection capabilities. Correlates actionable security events from various sources including Security Information Management System (SIMS) data and develops unique correlation techniques. Utilizes understanding of attack signatures, tactics, techniques and procedures associated with advanced threats. Develops analytical products fusing enterprise and all-source intelligence.
This role may conduct malware analysis of attacker tools providing indicators for enterprise defensive measures, and reverse engineer attacker encoding protocols. Interfaces with external entities including law enforcement organizations, intelligence community organizations and other government agencies such as the Department of Defense.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EDUCATION:
Experience with Splunk, Sourcefire and ArcSight or similar tools
Must have DoD 8570 "CND Analyst" certificate such as CEH, GCIA or GCIH
Must hold IAT II certification or greater (Security+, CCNA Security, etc.)
Excellent Communication skills
Ability to work effectively independently as well as within a team environment
Active Top Secret Clearance or higher
AS degree with 6+ years of experience or
BS degree with 4+ years of experience or
MS degree with 2+ years of experience.
External Referral Eligible