Sr. Cyber Fusion Analyst

Job Locations US-VA-Reston
ID
2020-1538
Category
Cyber
Type
Regular Full-Time
Clearance
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Overview

Cyberspace Solutions seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as a Jr. Cyber Fusion Analyst in support the Intelligence Community Security Coordination Center (IC SCC). The IC SCC is a federal cyber center with a mission to ensure the execution of defensive activities, coordinate security monitoring across the IC, and maintain awareness of security-related threats, events, and incidents.

Responsibilities

The Sr. Cyber Fusion Analyst will work with a team of Analysts to collect and research cyber activities and threats to assess origin and impact to the Intelligence Community. They will conduct analysis on current cyber threats and topics and provide insight to other analysts, Security Operations Centers (SOCs), Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs), and other IC Elements as appropriate. The Jr. Cyber Analyst will collect, triage, and analyze leads to track vulnerabilities. You will provide prioritized recommendations to mitigate identified or detected issues. You will help write and distribute reports and tips to help harden and defend various IC organizations' systems. In this role the Jr. Cyber Analyst will identify, publish, and/or distribute known countermeasures to the community. You will use a IC-wide system containing malware signatures and indicators of compromise; and help train others how to use that system.

Qualifications

The position of Jr. Cyber Fusion Analyst shall possess the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Science plus 2 years of industry experience preferred, or;
    A High School Diploma plus 6 years experience, or;
    An Associate's Degree plus 4 years experience, or;
    A Master's Degree or a PHD.
  • Strong communications skills: Writing, Briefings, Presentations
  • Experience using Office products to include Word and Excel
  • Good overall understanding of cybersecurity vulnerabilities and threats
  • Familiarity with cyber related terms and technologies (ie. SSH, MD5, SHA256)
  • Basic knowledge of cyber-attack/defense (ie. Buffer overflow, DoS, Phishing, IDS, IPS, Firewalls)
  • Understanding of the NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD) and Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS)
  • Understanding of software vulnerabilities (identification and patching)
  • Familiarity with ACAS (or Tenable Nessus) and HBSS.
  • DoD 8570 Certifications required within 6 months of hire:
    Security+ CE (or IAT Level 2 or 3 equivalent) and; CEH (or CNDSP Analyst equivalent)

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.