Computer Security Analyst (Cyber Threat Analyst - US Citizenship required)

Employer
Applied Memetics
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Computer Security Analyst (Cyber Threat Analyst - US Citizenship required) Job ID 2017-1607 Job LocationsUS-DC Category Information Technology Department.. More information about this job: Overview: Applied Memetics LLC is seeking an experienced, motivated Cyber Threat Deep Dive Analyst to support our VA customer. US Citizenship is required for this role. Responsibilities: Performs advanced analysis of adversary tradecraft, malicious code, and capabilities. Provides cyber threat and intelligence analysis, and develops briefings and reports to distribute and aid in information sharing and protection efforts. Develops and maintains subject matter expertise of Advanced Persistent Threats and assists with Incident Response efforts. Serves as the expert which shall be responsible for providing expert cyber threat and intelligence technical support to all sites listed in the place of performance. The Advanced Cyber Threat Analyst II is required to provide expert technical support to monitor, correlate, identify, analyze, mitigate, manage, track and support processes for all security incidents. The Advanced Cyber Threat Analyst II shall have knowledge of, and experience in, the following: 1. Cyber Security Policy and advanced cyber security threat mitigation at the Expert level 2. Advanced Cyber security tools, network topologies, intrusion detection, PKI, and secured networks 3. Implementation of cyber security regulations 4. Tracking all activity, insuring timely resolution of problems 5. Coordinating the development of advanced security signature or access control mechanisms that can be implemented on security systems such as intrusion prevention - detection systems, firewalls, routers or endpoint in response to new or observed threats within the enterprise 6. Leading the identification of advanced security systems and controls to ensure the monitoring and configuring of security appliances 7. Ensuring that Analysts receive and analyze alerts from various enterprise level sensors and determine possible causes of such alerts 8. Performing advanced analysis of adversary tradecraft, malicious code, and capabilities 9. Creating and leading processes that support the analysis of log files from a variety of enterprise level systems and sensors to include individual host logs, network traffic logs, firewall logs, and intrusion detectionprevention system logs 10. Identifying anomalous activity and potential threats to enterprise resources 11. Monitoring external and internal data sources in order to maintain enterprise threat conditions 12. Leading the processes which support event correlation by using information gathered from a variety of system and sensor sources within the enterprise; 13. Managing the collection and advanced analysis of intrusion artifacts and using discovered data to enable mitigation potential of incidents within the enterprise. 14. Providing advanced network event analysis and intrusion analysis. Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Information Technology or Business Minimum of six (6) years oof Information Technology experince, in addition to a minimum of four (4) years of advanced Cyber Threat Information experience Must hold one of the following certifications : Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA) GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) Certified Computer Security Incident Handler (CSIH) Excellent verbal communication skills Outstanding written skills for preparing reports and briefings Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance US Citizenship is required as is successfully passing a thorough Government background screening process requiring the completion of detailed forms and fingerprinting ** Government Contracting Experience Preferred ** #ZR Options: Apply for this job onlineApply Share Email this job to a friendRefer Share on your newsfeed Connect With Us! Go back to the welcome page Application FAQs Software Powered by iCIMS www.icims.com