Sr. Cyber Analyst
Company: General Dynamics Information Technology
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Type of Requisition:RegularClearance Level Must Be Able to
Obtain:SecretJob Family:Cyber Security GDIT is looking for a Senior
Cyber Analyst is an expert in hacker/hacktivist group capabilities
and intentions, and nation-state sponsored CNE (computer network
exploitation) and CNA (computer network attack) targeting the US
Critical Infrastructure and Government Agencies. The Senior Cyber
Analyst is also well versed in cyber security analysis and Forensic
investigations. This position requires the ability to identify
potential threats based on agency utilized hardware and software,
and known APT tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs). The
Senior Cyber Analyst shall be knowledgeable of current cyber
trends, incident methodologies, and well versed with toolsets to
perform incident investigations. The Senior Cyber Analyst
responsibilities include: Support monitoring of all Information
Assurance Devices (IADs) to identify and document all intrusions
and attempted intrusions.
Populate and maintain an intrusions database, and provide data
analysis support; analyze data from sensors, network security
devices and applications using the security information event
management systems, log servers, application interfaces and device
Analyze reports to understand threat campaign(s) techniques,
lateral movements and extract indicators of compromise (IOCs).
Recommend sound remediation and recovery strategies, suggest
defensive policy enhancements and information technology
Threat detection, Threat Hunting and trend analysis.
Document of evidence of system security compromise, generate of
trend reports, and collect evidence of malicious or anomalous
Report security incidents and/or network intrusions to Incident
Handlers for dissemination to appropriate DOT points of
Identify anomalous and malicious activity.
Contribute to content creation, prioritize, rank and escalated
Provide support in the detection, response, mitigation, and
reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks.
Maintain an understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response,
and mitigation strategies used in cyber security operations.
Assist in producing status reports and briefs to senior leadership;
provide analysis for correlated information sources.
Analyze and report cyber threats as well as assist in deterring,
identifying, monitoring, investigating and analyzing computer
Senior Cyber Analyst must provide recommendations based on best
practice and experience to develop processes that will enhance
efficiencies needed to perform the above.
Maintain situational awareness of cyber activity in the Information
Technology (IT) by reviewing open source reporting for new
vulnerabilities, malware, or other threats that have the potential
to impact the organization.
Develop indicators of compromise and context for content
Provide forensic and network analysis.
Any other duties as requested by the Contracting Officer
Representative and SOC management.Qualities/Additional info:Bonus
for industry certifications. EnCase experience is highly desirable.
Candidate should be a proven team player with excellent oral and
written communication skills with attention to detail. The Senior
Cyber Analyst is a self starter with ability to multi task, and
pivot with operational priorities, capable of working independently
with ability to handle client interaction as needed.Job
Qualifications:Required Education and Experience:Education:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information systems. OR
Minimum ten (10) years of relevant professional
experience.Experience:In addition to required education or
equivalent experience. AND Minimum four (4) years experience with
cyber intelligence analysis experience.Preferred
Experience:Experience with information security devices (e. g.,
firewalls, and intrusion detection/prevention systems) and
applications (e.g. security information management tools (e.g.,
NetForensics, ArcSight, Splunk). Technical expertise in the
capabilities and techniques of hacker/hacktivist groups, criminal
syndicates, and advanced persistent threats conducting computer
network exploitation and attacks against the U.S. government
resources and critical infrastructure. Familiar with signatures,
tactics, techniques and procedures associated with preparation for
and execution/implementation of such attacks. Experience with
threat analysis and threat hunting Experience with intelligence
products. Experience with early indications and warnings.
Experience with Open Source intelligence techniques. Experience
working in a network security incident response team, such as a
Security Operations Center (SOC), Computer Emergency Response Team
(CERT), Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Incident
Response Center (CIRC) or Cyber Security Incident Response Center
(CSIRC). Preferred experience with Splunk and EnCase We 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.
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