Computer Forensic and Intrusion Detection Analyst, Senior (Network Engineering, Associate)

Lexington Park, MD
Apr 02, 2023
May 02, 2023
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Ability to Obtain a Top Secret

Education Required:

BA/BS or HS/GED and Equivalent Work Experience

US Citizenship:



The MIL Corporation is seeking a Computer Forensic and Intrusion Detection Analyst, Senior (Network Engineering, Associate) to join our Information Environment (IE) section supporting the Department of Defense (DoD) National Cyber Range Complex (NCRC). This facility supports the mission to provide realistic cybersecurity environments for test and evaluation of major DoD acquisition programs and to enable the conduct of realistic training and certification events for the DoD Cyber Mission Force. The NCRC facility may also support non-DoD customers such as Department of Homeland Security (DHS), industry, academia, and international partners. The successful candidate will serve at the Patuxent Naval Air Station, MD site. This position is contingent upon award.

  • Supports the network operations in the IE Section.
  • Monitors and examines the IE and range configurations for signs of intrusion in design which may affect test performance and range operations.
  • Evaluates, recommends, and implements automated test tools and strategies; assesses, designs, and conceptualizes test scenarios, approaches, objectives, plans, tools, and other state of the art technologies related to forensics and intrusion detection requirements.
  • Implements, and reports supporting recommendations and improve test and range security.
  • Serves as subject matter specialist providing vulnerability know-how for the support of user requirements of complex to highly complex cyber range environments.
  • Supports all phases of risk management assessments with emphasis range security, test design and tools selection.

Required Qualifications
  • HS Diploma with 10+ years of relevant experience OR Associates Degree with 8+ years of relevant experience OR Bachelors with 6+ years of relevant experience OR Masters with 4+ years of relevant experience OR PhD with 2+ years of relevant experience. Additional considerations will be made for variations in certifications of exceptional caliber.
  • Demonstrated expert knowledge of cyber forensics and intrusion detection in complex network environments.
  • IAT level III (CISA, GSE, SCNA, GCIH, CISSP (or Associate)) or IAM Level III (GSLC, CISM, CISSP (or Associate))
  • DoD 8570.01M/ IAT-II certification within 6 months of assignment to position (CAP, GSLC, CISM, CISSP (or Associate))
  • Demonstrated knowledge of cyber vulnerability and intrusion detection in complex network environments
  • Per federal guidelines, you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination.

Desired Qualifications
  • High degree of organization and communications skills
  • Master's Degree in a STEM subject, particularly systems engineering, network engineering, or cybersecurity or Associates or B achelor's degree in computer science , or engineering or its equivalent with 15+ years' relevant experience
  • Active, Reserve, or National Guard military service with network or cyber security experience


All applicants for this position must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret/SCI Eligible clearance; please note that the clearance process considers financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

The MIL Corporation (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, the military, or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be a great fit.

Here at MIL, 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:
  • 2021-2022, Top Workplaces USA award (Energage)
  • 2017-2022 Top Workplaces Award, Greater Washington Area (The Washington Post)
  • 2018-2022 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
      • 2021 & 2022, Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services™
      • 2021 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™
      • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2020- 2022, 2017, Top Workplace Award, South Carolina (Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine)
  • 2022 Freedom Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense
  • 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, MIL 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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