Sr. Cyber Incident Response Team Analyst

Location
Beltsville, MD
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Closes
Sep 25, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
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Functional Duties:

    The Sr. CIRT Analyst will provide monitoring and incident response support for one of three standard shifts covering 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. Contributes to a team working with Intrusion Detection Systems, threat intelligence, and incident response playbooks. Support analysis of host and network logs to identify malicious Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) activity. The CIRT analyst will provide input to daily shift reports, briefings, and remediation coordination with personnel around the world. Develops input and supports the ongoing maintenance of the CIRT knowledge base. Identifies and promotes process improvements.
 

Education A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Telecommunications, or other related technical discipline. Four (4) additional years of general experience (as defined below) may be substituted for the degree.

 

Certification Required: CISSP

Certifications Desired: ITIL

Qualifications General Experience:

    3-5 years of experience in network technology, management or operation with increasing responsibilities. Demonstrated oral and written communications skills. Previous security operations center (e.g., SOC) experience would be preferred.Knowledge of ITIL based service delivery principles and best practices.Demonstrated ability to support projects and tasks within an agile and dynamic operational environmentPrevious experience working with cross functional and interdisciplinary project teams to achieve tactical and strategic objectives.
 

Specialized Experience:

    Knowledge and experience with network protocols, enterprise architecture, network security systems and products, network security monitoring and computer incident handling and response capability and tools, to include IDS, IPS, DLP, etc.Provide mitigation suggestions after technical analysis of security events or other attack artifactsTechnical expertise with deploying and maintaining open source network security monitoring and assessment tools.Solid writing skills to develop and maintain technical user guide documentation, standard operating procedures, and response playbooks.Ability to support developing and conducting detailed, technical, and hands on training.Ability to provide oral briefings on complex technical subjects to senior management and other non-technical audiencesDemonstrated analytical and communications skills.
 Security Clearance: Secret

 

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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.