Cyber Threat Detection Analyst with IAT-3 and Job in Laurel, Maryland US

Cyber Threat Detection Analyst with IAT-3 and

Job Description Job Title: Cyber Threat Detection Analyst with IAT-3 and Active DoD TS/SCI with Poly, Ft. Meade, MD Requisition ID: 120022F Job Category: Information Security Analyst 6 Primary Location: USA-MD: MARYLAND-FORT MEADE Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Regular Employee Status: Regular Job Posting: 2012-Feb-03 Description Cyber Threat Detection Analyst to work in Ft. Meade, MD ***Applicant MUST have an Active DoD TS/SCI with Poly in order to be considered for this position. Essential Job Function: · Configure, maintain, and utilize USCYBERCOM and CC/S/A/FA capabilities in order to detect, monitor, track, and analyze malicious activity targeting the DOD · Consume, review, correlate, and report on high priority DOD, Intelligence, and USG operational reporting of threat and vulnerabilities to correlate similar incidents/events, malicious tradecraft, TTPs of malicious activity, and indicators utilized to impact or target the GIG · Develop consolidated notification and updates to the USCYBERCOM JOC on threat and vulnerability activity · Develop, obtain government approval, and release situational awareness reports/products; operational directives/order and coordination messages; and quarterly threat analysis reports and metrics · Review, analyze, and maintain the content of a DOD indicator database to aid in the detection and mitigation of threat activity · Update DOD shared situational awareness mechanisms including USCYBERCOM websites, Wikipedia style solutions, and collaboration / chat mechanisms · Develop and present cyber threat briefings, presentations, and papers to USCYBERCOM leadership to ensure situational awareness and status are conveyed related to the assigned project areas · Operate as the DOD community leader for the discovery of threat activity and associated indicators · Determine sophistication, priority, and threat level of identified malware and intrusion related TTPs · Develop metrics and trending/analysis reports of malicious activity used to compromise the GIG · Develop, staff, and release analysis findings in technical analysis reports to DOD Community · Manage a DOD prioritization process to identify priority threats and vulnerabilities that are impacting the GIG · Develop signatures for use within DOD threat detection capabilities to detect potentially malicious activity on the GIG · Coordinate with USCYBERCOM partner organizations to distribute, receive, and conduct analysis on vulnerability and threat information that impacts the GIG and the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) Qualifications Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of educationand experience Bachelor's degree in information systems security, computer science, or related field preferred Seven or more years of experience in information systems security Experience working with company software and hardware products Experience working with domain structures and digital signatures Experience working with operating systems Experience working with firewall theory and configuration Experience working with security systems and implementation procedures Experience with networking Experience working with computer desktop packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. Other Qualifications Good communication skills to interact with team members, management, and support personnel Strong analytical and problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of complex security systems Ability to work independently and as part of a team Remote Work Authorized: No Relocation Assistence: Not Available Clearance Level: TS/SCI with Polygraph