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Cyber Security Analyst

Cyber Security Analyst

Job ID 
2017-1963
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MD-Fort Meade
Posted Date 
9/13/2017
Category 
Intelligence/Cyber

More information about this job

Overview

 

Trace Systems, headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, was founded in 1999 to support and defend our nation's security interests at home and abroad–– whenever and wherever. We provide cybersecurity, intelligence, communications, networking and information technology services, systems, and solutions to the United States Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and Department of Homeland Security.

 

Job Title:  Cyber Security Analyst

 

Job Location: Fort Meade, MD

 

Security Clearance: TS/ SCI

 

Shift :   Rotating Shift

Job Responsibilities

This position will support the JFHQ-DODIN’s operational mission of verifying the effectiveness of countermeasures implemented at the boundary, network, and host levels of the enterprise. The Cyber Security Analyst will enable Command and Control (C2) of the Department of Defense Information Network (DODIN) by ensuring its overall health through 24/7 monitoring, directing, controlling, coordination, de-conflicting, synchronizing, and reporting the current status to JFHQ-DODIN staff.

 

Primary Responsibilities

 

Execute in real time, in accordance with mission requirements:

 

-       Incident handling

-       Triage of events

-       Network analysis and threat detection

-       Trend analysis

-       Metric development

-       Vulnerability information dissemination

-       DoD CNDSP methodology

 

Coordinate Computer Network Defense (CND) operations with DoD Component Commands/Services/Agencies/Field Activities (CC/S/A/FA) and monitor and report effect of DCO-IDM operations on CC/S/A/FA missions.

 

Have knowledge of DoD Computer Network Defense with an understanding of the lifecycle of the network threats, attack vectors, and network vulnerability exploitation.   

 

This position is a shift work position and could require Day shift, Afternoons, or Overnight, as well as, potentially weekends and/or holidays.

 

Minimum Qualifications

 

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 6+ years of overall related experience. 4+ years of additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
  • Experience with various Microsoft technologies such as MS Office 2013 and Sharepoint
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Desired Qualifications

  • Currently possess DoD 8750 certification at IAT level II, Security+ce.
  • SIEM Tool Experience (ArcSight, Splunk, Wireshark, etc)
  • ITIL V3
  • Experience briefing Senior Leaders

Education

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in experience and education.

Security Clearance

  • TS/SCI

 

To Apply: We invite you to put your talents to work by joining a growing team of dynamic professionals here at Trace Systems! Be part of a culture at our leading edge company where you can achieve great things while fostering a satisfying and rewarding career progression. Please apply directly through the website at: www.tracesystems.com.      #jointracesystems

 

For any additional questions or to submit any referrals, please contact wdempsey@tracesystems.com

Trace Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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