GDIT is in need of a Senior Cyber Security Threat Defense Analyst to support U.S. Army Europe on our EMITS program team.
The Senior Cyber Security Support – Threat Defense Analyst shall be primarily responsible for establishing Intrusion Detection System/Intrusion Prevention System rules, leveraging the ELK Stack to manage and aggregate logs, and configuring and maintaining Cisco vFTD.
Additional Job Duties:
Uses data collected from a variety of cyber defense tools (e.g., IDS alerts, firewalls, network traffic logs) to analyze events that occur within their environments for the purposes of mitigating threats
Interprets, analyzes, and reports all events and anomalies in accordance with computer network directives, including initiating, responding, and reporting discovered events
Evaluates, tests, recommends, coordinates, monitors, and maintains cybersecurity policies, procedures, and systems, including access management for hardware, firmware, and software
Ensures that cybersecurity plans, controls, processes, standards, policies, and procedures are aligned with cybersecurity standards
Identifies security risks and exposures, determines the causes of security violations and suggests procedures to halt future incidents and improve security
Develops techniques and procedures for conducting cybersecurity risk assessments and compliance audits, the evaluation and testing of hardware, firmware and software for possible impact on system security, and the investigation and resolution of security incidents such as intrusion, frauds, attacks or leaks
May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
May serve as a team or task lead
Active Secret Security Clearance
BA/BS or equivalent, 8+ years of experience
DoD 8570 IAT or IAM Level II certification
Must pass German TESA
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