Cyber Threat Analyst
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 8/18/2019

Job Description

Opportunity:  Cyber Threat Analyst / DOD-Aerospace / MD-Linthicum / Secret (Immediate need…)
 
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Education:
Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or field or the equivalent is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense SECRET security clearance is Required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
  • Knowledge of adversary activities in cyberspace with an understanding of intrusion set tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP)
  • Strong familiarity with Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) activity as well as indicators of compromise
  • Ability to analyze, produce, and disseminate analytical cyber threat products that assist in identifying threats, priorities, severities, and IA risk mitigation measures.
  • Technical skills proficiency in network communication using TCP/IP protocols, basic system administration
  • Basic understanding of malware
  • Knowledge of computer network defense operations (proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS, router/switch)
  • Ability to perform data analysis, aggregation, event correlation and information security threat definition
  • Ability to engage with cyber intelligence analyst counterparts across the US Intelligence and Law Enforcement communities
  • Very high attention to detail 
 
Qualifications:
Cyber Intelligence Analyst for the DoD-Defense Industrial Base Collaborative Information Sharing Environment (DCISE). The successful candidate will author cyber threat reports for Defense Industrial Base and government partners that are responsible for supporting computer network defense. Primary author of complex reports focused on Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) activity, intrusion set tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs), and the targeting of CDCs and DIB Partners. Products are based on partner incident reporting, government reporting, and open source research.  
 
Desired Skills:
  • Certifications (any): CISSP, CEH, GCIH, Network+, Security+, A+, CCNA
  • Technical Skills proficiency: encryption technologies/standards, basic malware analysis or digital computer forensics experience
  • Experience working in a Security Operations Center or Computer Network Defense organization
 
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
13 years of professional experience without a degree; or 5 years of professional experience with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree; or no experience required with a related PhD or JD. Consideration should always be given for the level of specific domain expertise.


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