Trace Systems

  • Cyber Security Analyst I

    Posted Date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
    Job ID
    2018-2559
    # of Openings
    3
    Job Locations
    US-IL-Scott AFB
    Category
    Information Technology
  • 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 I

     

    Job Location:  Scott AFB, IL

     

    Security Clearance:  TS/SCI

    Job Responsibilities

    • This position will perform cyber threat intelligence analysis, correlate actionable security events, perform network traffic analysis using raw packet data, net flow, IDS, IPS and custom sensor output as it pertains to the cyber security of communications networks, and participate in the coordination of resources during incident response efforts. 
    • Position is in support of 24X7 operations and requires shift work.
    • Perform other duties as required.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Position requires a minimum of 2 years of Cyber Security, Information Assurance related experience.
    • CND experience (Protect, Detect, Respond and Sustain) within a Computer Incident Response organization.
    • Demonstrated understanding of the life cycle of network threats, attacks, attack vectors and methods of exploitation with an understanding of intrusion set tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs).
    • Demonstrated understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.
    • Demonstrated hands-on experience analyzing high volumes of logs, network data (e.g. Netflow, FPC), and other attack artifacts in support of incident investigations.
    • In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk).
    • Experience and proficiency with any of the following: Anti-Virus, HIPS, ID/PS, Full Packet Capture, Host-Based Forensics, Network Forensics.
    • Experience with malware analysis concepts and methods.
    • Unix/Linux command line experience.
    • Scripting and programming experience.
    • Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to create complex technical reports on analytic findings.
    • Familiarity or experience in Intelligence Driven Defense and/or Cyber Kill Chain methodology.
    • Must be a US Citizen.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Advanced certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP and/or SIEM-specific training and certification.  (CISSP or equivalent).
    • Demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security domain.

    Education

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field

    Security Clearance

    • This position requires an active, in-scope TS/SCI clearance.

     

    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 rcope@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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