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Cyber-Intelligence Analyst

Norfolk, VA 23510
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Navy Marine Corps

The Navy Marine Corps business group provides end-to-end IT solutions to the Department of the Navy including transport, networking, end user hardware and services, cybersecurity and staffing. Using agile engineering and DevOps methods, we produce mission-specific solutions to solve the Fleet's challenges.


Cybersecurity Intelligence Analyst is responsible for monitoring security events and incidents and correlating to potential threats. This position directly support the NGEN Cyber Incident Response Team. Position is required as part of minimum staffing for approved operating Staffing Model. Not filling this position will impact SLRs and the ability to proactively monitor the network and potentially reduce the overall security posture of the network. Replacing previous job code with replacement job code.

As part of CIRT Team the technician will: Coordinate with enterprise-wide cyber defense staff to validate cyber alerts. Document and analyze alerts from various sources within the enterprise and determine possible causes of such alerts. Work with stakeholders to resolve computer security incidents and vulnerability compliance. Conduct research, analysis, and correlation across a wide variety of all source data sets (indications and warnings). Monitor external data sources (e.g., cyber defense vendor sites, Computer Emergency Response Teams, Security Focus) to maintain currency of cyber defense threat condition and determine which security issues may have an impact on the enterprise. Provide summary reports as required of network events and activity relevant to cyber defense practices. Perform cyber defense trend analysis and reporting.

This position requires a working knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities, cyber defense and vulnerability assessment tools and their capabilities, incident response and handling methodologies, intrusion detection methodologies and techniques for detecting host and network-based intrusions, system and application security threats and vulnerabilities, information technology (IT) security principles and methods, and cyber defense and information security policies, procedures, and regulations.


Requires 0 to 2 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years no degree.

8570 Certification: Security+ or equivalent

SECRET Clearance

Experience working with the ACAS (analyze and report findings)

Experience working with Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)

Experience with Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVAs) and Common Vulnerability and Exposures (CVE).

Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities.

Knowledge of cyber defense and vulnerability assessment tools and their capabilities.

Knowledge of vulnerability information dissemination sources (e.g., alerts, advisories, errata, and bulletins).

Knowledge of incident response and handling methodologies.

Knowledge of intrusion detection methodologies and techniques for detecting host and network-based intrusions

Knowledge of information technology (IT) security principles and methods (e.g., firewalls, demilitarized zones, encryption).

Knowledge of system and application security threats and vulnerabilities (e.g., buffer overflow, mobile code, cross-site scripting, Procedural Language/Structured Query Language [PL/SQL] and injections, race conditions, covert channel, replay, return-oriented attacks, malicious code).

Knowledge of what constitutes a network attack and a network attacks relationship to both threats and vulnerabilities.

Knowledge of adversarial tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Knowledge of cyber defense and information security policies, procedures, and regulations.

Knowledge of cyber-attack stages (e.g., reconnaissance, scanning, enumeration, gaining access, escalation of privileges, maintaining access, network exploitation, covering tracks).

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-10-20 Expires: 2020-11-19

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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