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Cyber Security Analyst Technical Specialist

Richmond, VA 23219
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Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree (or equivalent) in Cybersecurity, Information Security, IT, EE, Network Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Splunk.
  • Demonstrated6 years experience in three or more specific areas to include: analysis, network engineering, networking security, penetration testing, red teaming, hardware engineering, software reverse engineering, and computer exploitation.
  • Proven proficiency with at least three (3) or more of the following: mobile security, telecom protocols, operating systems (Windows, iOS, Android, or Linux), reverse engineering, forensics, network analysis, vulnerability assessment or malware forensics.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of software development and some demonstrated proficiency in scripting and/or programming languages and database development
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze network and system architectures for security monitoring points.
  • Demonstrated experience in drafting reports, documenting case details, and able to summarize findings and recommendations based on system analysis.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well with teams or individually with minimal supervision


Desired Qualifications:
  • MS degree in technical field
  • Experience within IC community
  • Relevant Certifications: CCFP, GCIA, OSCP, CEH, CISSP, or Security+
  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • Experience ensuring quality assurance and the spreading of best practices
  • Experience with operational communications

Responsibilities

General Description: Detects, mitigates, and analyzes threats. Conducts research and evaluates technical and all-source intelligence with specific emphasis on user behavior and patterns in a dynamic and changing mission environment. Analyzes technical and non-technical data and metadata to determine normal patterns of events, proactively identify abnormalities, and determine root-cause of abnormalities. Correlates threat data from various sources. Prepares assessments and presentations of analyses and findings. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior intelligence officials.

Specific Position Description: Provide cyber security analysis support for an Intelligence Community (IC) customer's mission systems. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Provide cyber incident response team (CIRT) support in the investigation and analysis of incident tickets through resolution. Suggest remediation and/or countermeasures to prevent future occurrences.
  • Continuously review alerts and signatures for validity and provide recommendations for enhancing effectiveness.
  • Monitor open source and classified reporting on cyber threat indicators (CTIs) for impacts to customer networks, and investigate and resolve where applicable.
  • Review system and/or network architectures for monitoring points to ensure all data needed to monitor for internal and external threats is available for analysis. The review includes looking out for monitoring gaps and providing recommendations for addressing them.
  • Identity methods, tools and data for existing systems that will increase the effectiveness of security monitoring.

Industry

  • Information Technology
Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-08

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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