Cyber Threat Analyst (Level III)

Merrifield, VA
Jun 20, 2017
Jul 26, 2017
Full Time
Identifies and assesses the capabilities and activities of cyber criminals or foreign intelligence entities; produces finds to help initialize or support law enforcement and counterintelligence investigations or activities.


• Identify and develop threat signatures from all available sources

• Maintain threat indicators within the threat intelligence platform

• Implement and support standard procedures for incident response

• Interface with Business Unit Information System Security Officers and Incident Response Teams


• Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members

• Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

• Participates in special projects as required




Education Bachelor's OR Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field.




Qualifications 5-7 years of experience with security operations and incident response

 CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more required)
One or more of the following Certification(s): CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC, RHCE. As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.