Cyber Security Intrusion Analyst #3577
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

Job Description

 
Cyber Security Intrusion Analyst #3577
Location: Reston VA    
Duration: 3 month contract 
Pay: 43/HR  
 
***US Citizenship REQUIRED*** It does not help to apply without citizenship. We cannot accept any other form of work authorization (H1, EAD etc) or do corp to corp.
Function as a junior to mid-level intrusion analyst on the day shift 8am-8pm. for the Global Security Operations Center. Work with a large team of Security Analysts and Engineers to support a global security operations capability.
 
****Please note the work schedule for this position:
Thur, Fri, Saturday 8am-8pm Wed, Thur, Fri, Saturday 8am-8pm
 
Skills Required
Basic Requirements -Technical-
*Understand contemporary security architectures/devices such as firewalls, routers, switches, load balancers, remote access technologies, anti-malware, SIEM and AV
*Understand common attack vectors and exploitation
*Familiarity with web based attacks and the OWASP Top 10 at a minimum
*Familiarity with SANS top 20 critical security controls
*Ability to read and interpret pcap data
*Understand common network protocols
*Familiarity with web based exploit kits and their exploitation vectors
*Familiarity with concepts associated with Advanced Persistent Threats
*Covert channels, egress and data exfiltration techniques
*Understand root causes of malware infections and methods of proactive mitigation
*Understand propagation of malware in enterprise environments
*Understand covert channels, egress and data exfiltration techniques
*Understand the foundations of enterprise Windows security including: -Active Directory –Windows security architecture and terminology -Privilege escalation techniques -Common mitigation controls and system hardening
*Knowledge of Anti-Virus (AV) and Host Based Intrusion Prevention (HIPS) tools
*Experience in monitoring at least one commercial AV solution such as McAfee -Other-
*Ability to follow process documentation and use analytical skills to interpret varied events and situations *Ability to generate comprehensive written reports and recommendations
*Ability to write professional emails
*Ability to identify common false positives and make suggestions on tuning
*Ability to write and tune Sourcefire/Snort rules.
*Use of Burp suite/related tools to assist in writing IDS and WAF signatures
*Experience with ticketing systems such as Remedy, JIRA
*Industry Certifications such as A+, Network+, Security+, CEH, SANS (GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN), OSCP *Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC), Managed Security Service (MSS), or enterprise network environment Other Requirements: ]
*Eligibility to obtain security clearance
*Shift flexibility, including the ability to provide on call support when needed *Ability to work greater than 40 hours per week as needed
 
Experience Required
*Experience with ticketing systems such as Remedy, JIRA
*Industry Certifications such as A+, Network+, Security+, CEH, SANS (GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GPEN), OSCP *Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC), Managed Security Service (MSS), or enterprise network environment
 
 
Education Required
Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
 
NOTE: AGAIN - MUST BE US CITIZEN to be eligible for this position. There is no relocation or expense package offered for this position. Rates are all inclusive W2 hourly wages. No 1099, No third parties, no C2C
For this and other positions contact:
April Bright
Senior Recruiter
 
 
 

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