Tier Two Cyber Security Analyst

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 03-17-2017
Tier Two Cyber Security Analyst

Serves as a Tier 2 cyber intel analyst supporting one or more of the following areas:
- incident response
- monitoring and detection
- cyber intelligence analysis
Candidates must have extensive experience working with various security methodologies and processes, advanced knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, experience configuring and implementing various of technical security solutions, extensive experience providing analysis and trending of security log data from a large number of heterogeneous security devices. Must possess expert knowledge in two or more of the following areas: Vulnerability Assessment, Intrusion Prevention and Detection, Access Control and Authorization, Policy Enforcement, Application Security, Protocol Analysis, Firewall Management, Incident Response, Encryption, Web‐filtering, Advanced Threat Protection.
Candidates shall also have specialized experience in one of the following areas:
a) Monitoring and Detection Analyst: Candidates shall have a minimum of three (3) years of professional experience in cybersecurity, information risk management, or information systems risk assessment, and must be knowledgeable in many areas such as: Vulnerability Assessments,
Intrusion Prevention and Detection, Access Control and Authorization, Policy Enforcement, Application Security, Protocol Analysis, Firewall Management, Incident Response, Data Loss Prevention, Encryption, Two‐Factor Authentication, Web‐filtering, and Advanced Threat
Protection.
b) Incident Response Analyst: Candidates shall have a minimum of three (3) years of professional experience responding to information system security incidents and an ability to use the DHS furnished toolset to identify and determine root causes of incidents and provide any required documentation and possible evidence to authorized personnel who carry legal or investigative
authorities.
c) Cyber Intelligence Analyst: Candidates shall have at least three (3) years of professional experience in incident detection and response and/or cyber intelligence analysis, and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field.

Basic Qualification:

Minimum of current Secret clearance with ability to obtain TS Clearance.
Minimum five (5) years of professional experience in incident detection and response, malware analysis, or cyber forensics, and a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field.
In addition, minimum of three (3) years of specialized experience in one or more of the following areas:
- Monitoring and detetion
- Incident Response
- Cyber intelligence analysis

Certifications:
Must have at least one of the following certifications:
SANS: GCIH, GCIA
SEI: CSIH

Desired Skills
Experience in cyber government, and/or federal law enforcement.
Experience with Cyber Kill Chain.

Desired certifications:
CCNP
CCNA-Security
MCSE

Clearance to Start

Secret

Work Location

Washington, DC

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