Network Exploitation Analyst (7-NEA-04)

  • Centra Technology
  • MD, GA, TX, HI, UT
  • 02/26/2018

Job Description

Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/ poly MD, GA, TX, HI, UT The Network Exploitation Analysts (NEA) evaluates target opportunities and strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. The Network Exploitation Analyst has a solid understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network; has a working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; possesses an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking; actively analyzes and manages collection of TAO projects, capabilities, policies and procedures; analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management; and recognizes essential elements of information to enable endpoint opportunities BS in a technical field Network+ or similar certification Security+ or similar certification Certified Ethical Hacker certification Cisco Certified Network Associate certification NEA Level: 1 At least 3 years demonstrated experience in the duty description Ability to leverage TAO capabilities with assistance to enhance access and target development Ability to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target Understands TAO capabilities Ability to run basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing Agency tools Ability to task own selectors Understanding of SIGINT collection Experience with basic target discovery and collection triage Ability to evaluate leads for tasking and able to use appropriate tasking authorities NEA Level: 2 At least 8 years demonstrated experience in the duty description At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years Ability to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development Ability to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities Ability to independently task across all authorities, maintaining compliance, without releaser, oversight officer or legal rejection/modification Capable of building analytics for more complex discovery and analysis tasks Understands multiple communications protocols and can analyze technical data from collected information for new collection opportunities Ability to evaluate leads for tasking and to use appropriate tasking authorities Ability to assist in creation of TAO plans Ability to write justifications for TAO prioritization NEA Level: 3 At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years Able to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development Able to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story Performs call chaining, works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest Able to write and collaborate with all echelons of TAO planning Able to write justifications for TAO prioritization NEA Level: 4 At least 12 years demonstrated experience in the duty description and at least 20 years in the SIGINT discipline At least 2 years of experience in the duty description within the past 5 years Able to independently leverage TAO capabilities to enhance access and target development Able to task and retrieve TAO collected information with TOPI accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities Runs complex queries using a variety of different tools Can provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities Takes advantage of new collection resources and shares this information with others who would benefit from it Takes initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story Performs call chaining, works with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors and tie them to targets of interest Able to write and collaborate with all echelons of TAO planning Able to write justifications for TAO prioritization CENTRA Technology, Inc. provides analytic services and systems engineering to US Government and commercial customers. We have offices in Burlington, MA and Arlington, VA. EOE/Veterans/Disabled. CENTRA offers a full range of benefits, including competitive salary, comprehensive health plan including dental coverage, company-paid life & disability insurance policies, 401(k) plan with company match and profit-sharing, ESOP, incentive bonuses, and a generous educational reimbursement program. #CJPost Interested candidates should apply using the button below JBCentra ICJBMeta