Cyber Security, Senior Analyst (Cyber Red Team Operator)

Lexington Park, MD
Aug 06, 2022
Aug 09, 2022
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Current Secret or Top Secret

Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is now hiring!

Let your imagination take flight supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD). Looking to find work that stimulates your mind, challenges your skills, and satisfies your curiosity? MIL currently holds several multi-year contracts with NAWCAD in the areas of Cyber, C5ISR, and Information Technology systems.

The MIL Corporation seeks a Cyber Security, Senior Analyst that will serve as a Cyber Operator performing on-net adversarial threat emulation (Red Teaming) and penetration testing of platform IT and networks while supporting our Federal Government client on-site at the Patuxent River, MD location.

  • Working closely with our government customer, perform adversarial threat emulation (Red Teaming) and penetration testing to assess the performance of aeronautical systems, subsystems, and equipment (platform IT).
  • Working closely with our government customer, perform adversarial threat emulation (Red Teaming) and penetration testing assessments on government networks including Windows domains, Linux systems, switches, routers, and other connected network devices.
  • Apply and/or develop highly advanced principles, concepts, and tactics.
  • Identify issues and vulnerabilities associated with operational networks and programs.

Required Qualifications
  • 5 years of penetration testing experience, including experience conducting on-net assessments
  • Experience operating open source and commercial tools such as Metasploit, Burp Suite, Cobalt Strike, NMAP, Core Impact, etc.
  • Working knowledge of IP network protocols, subnetting, routing, switching, etc.
  • Ability to work in a diverse team environment.
  • Industry certification of EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH) and ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or their equivalents are required.
  • Per federal guidelines, you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination.

Desired Qualifications
  • Industry certification of Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) is highly desirable.
  • Specialization in web application penetration testing is a plus.
  • Experience with WiFi and/or Software Defined Radio (SDR) hacking is a plus.
  • Experience with Red Team / adversarial emulations is a plus.
  • Experience executing Close Access Team (CAT) assessments is a plus.
  • Experience with weapon systems assessments is a major plus.
  • Experience with bash scripting, Python, and/or Powershell is a major plus.


A Bachelor's degree in a related technical discipline may be substituted for three (3) years of experience (e.g. a 5 year experience requirement may be satisfied with a Bachelor's degree and 2 years of experience).

All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret clearance and be able to obtain a Top-Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:

  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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