Principal Cyber Analyst

Employer
Parsons
Location
Centreville, VA
Posted
Jan 12, 2021
Closes
Jan 14, 2021
Ref
1615331396
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionMinimum Clearance Required to Start: Top Secret SCI Job Description: Parsons is looking for an experienced cyber analyst who is self-motivated, creative, curious, and a fast learner. The goal of the analyst is the ensure that mission systems are operating at maximum effectiveness. Candidates will be expected to leverage a wide variety of tools to pinpoint relevant information and provide timely feedback to stakeholders to ensure mission success. Required skills * 5+ years of experience working with Wireshark or other network analysis tools * Experience/knowledge of network configurations * Ethernet * IP * MPLS * ATM * Good understanding of various network protocols * Routing protocols * TCP * VoIP * Mobile/Cellular * Tunneling protocols/VPNs * DNS * Application layer protocols Desired skills * Familiarity with other communications technologies: * Telephony * Mobile communications * Ability to work with large datasets, choosing the proper tools to organize and analyze * Adept at using regular expressions and other parsing techniques * Enjoys exploring binary data, finding patterns, and reverse engineering proprietary protocols * 5+ years of experience with creating custom programs/scripts for automating tasks * 5+ years of experience working in a Linux command-line environment * Ability to communicate well with customers, developers, and other mission partners * Stays up-to-date on worldwide events/technology trends/cybersecurity Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.