CIRT Mid Incident Handling Analyst

General Dynamics Information Technology
Beltsville, MD
Apr 29, 2021
May 05, 2021
Full Time
Project Overview:Provides Cybersecurity monitoring and incident response to a Cabinet level federal agency. Conducts network monitoring and incident response operations supporting the client 24x7x365. Contributes to a team of information assurance professionals working with Intrusion Detection System (IDS) software and hardware, analyzing IDS data, writing reports, briefing event details to leadership, and coordinating remediation with personnel throughout the globe.Daily Responsibilities:* Conducts network monitoring and incident response operations supporting the client 24x7x365* Monitors the CyberSecurity Operations Center hotline, email inboxes, and other communications* Identifies, analyzes, remediates, and reports on security incidents* Create, update, and follow through on tickets* Provide detailed technical and procedural steps for tickets.* Reports incident information to US-CERT and other government agencies as needed* Identify and recommend process creation and improvements* Support ongoing incidents from non-CIRT organizations related to computer security when requested* Shift work schedules either Sunday through Thursday or Tuesday through Saturday from 10 pm to 6 amRequired: Basic Requirements* Strong analytical skills.* Strong oral and written communication skills* Extremely detail oriented* Working knowledge of one or more of the following tools desired:ServiceNow ticketing system or similar ticketing systemSplunk* Cyber Security background* Basic understanding of Network protocols and packet analysis tools.* Experience in SOC incident handling and response activity is highly desired.Preferred Requirements:* Security +* SANS GCIH and/or GCIAWe are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.