Cyber Security Analyst

Chantilly, VA
Aug 16, 2019
Aug 18, 2019
Full Time
Overview Peraton is seeking a Cyber Security Analyst in support of a high-profile government client. Responsibilities What you'll do Provide detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities. Use CND tools for continual monitoring and analysis of system activity to identify malicious activity. Characterize and perform analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources. Perform security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise. Contribute to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects. Provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity. Qualifications You'd be a great fit if You have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Mangaement, Computer Information Systems (CIS) (or equivalent experience in lieu of degree) and 5 years' relevant IS experience. You have experience with advanced use of forensic tools/investigations; You have experience investigating advanced persistent threat (APT), hacker/breach investigations, intrusion analysis, and advanced investigative strategies; You have advanced computer forensics methodology; You have in-depth Windows FAT and exFAT file system examination; You have experience with remote & complex forensic acquisition/analysis tactics; You have experience with advanced memory acquisition & analysis; You have experience with live response & volatile evidence collection; You have experience with system restore points & volume shadow copy exploitation; file system timeline analysis; super timeline analysis; You have experience with file system and data layer examination; You have experience with metadata and file name layer examination; You have file sorting and hash comparisons; advance file recovery; You have experience with discovering unknown malware on a host; recovering key windows files; You have experience with indicators of compromise development & usage; step-by-step methodologies to investigate intrusion cases. You have extensive experience with Wireshark and Flow analysis tools. You have a Security+ CE certification You have or can obtain a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification wthin 6 month of start date. You have a TS/SCI security clearance with a Polygraph. It would be even better if you Have real-world experience in cyber incident response/reconstruction/analysis, SIEM operations/maintenance, and malware analysis. What you'll get An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing Paid maternity and paternity leave Company-paid infertility treatments Cross-training and professional development opportunities The ability to influence major initiatives *This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance with polygraph. About Peraton Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers - with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you'll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life. EEO Statement We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.