Sr Cyber Hunt Analyst with TS/SCI Clearance

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Information Security
Locations
Springfield, Virginia
St Louis, Missouri

REQ#: RQ50644

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT.  The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government defense and intelligence projects across the country.  We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that's important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on TS/SCI level cleared  Sr Cyber Hunt Analyst joining our team to support our Intel customer in Springfield, VA or St. Louis, MO.

The Cyber Hunt Analyst is an integral part of the network security program in the ongoing design testing, and implementation and maintenance of network infrastructure.  Conducts research, analysis, and correlation across a wide variety of all source cyber threat data sets (indications and warning). Manages efforts for researching, identifying, and verifying new cyber threat adversary tools, tactics, and processes (TTPs) and developing recommendations for countermeasures. This role identifies and defeats advanced persistent threats (APT's) and analyze patterns to profile adversary groups to protect and defend the most coveted intelligence target in the world.

Major Duties (including but not limited to any combination of the following):

  • Perform technical duties in support of the in-house Information Systems Security program
  • Fully analyze network and host activity in successful and unsuccessful intrusions by advanced attackers..
  • Fully analyze network and host activity in successful and unsuccessful intrusions by advanced attackers
  • Generate intelligence from their own data sources and share it accordingly
  • Analyses potential cyber threats to the infrastructure, able to support customer meetings to discuss vulnerabilities to the network
  • Identify, extract, and leverage intelligence from APT intrusions
  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation
  • Develop and produce reports on all activities and incidents to help maintain day to day status, develop and report on trends, and provide focus and situational awareness on all issues
  • Ensure the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices
  • Maintain knowledge of the current security threat level by monitoring related Internet postings, Intelligence reports, and other related documents as necessary.
  • Perform other duties as assigned in support of security functions

    Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field preferred.

    Experience Windows, Linux, and Shell scripting a plus.

  • Due to the nature of this program, US Citizenship is required
  • Positions Require the DoD 8140.01 and DoD 8570.01-M Certifications
  • Minimum 5 years of Cyber Security experience
  • Demonstrates a strong ability to communicate security concepts effectively, both orally and in writing, with senior staff, system owners, and technical and non-technical users
  • Solid understanding of current technology trends, security best practices, and cyber security threats
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and work with engineers/vendors to resolve issues with security configurations
  • Self-starter with a willingness to learn about a variety of security concepts
  • Strong customer service orientation with the ability to build effective relationships
  • Able to work collaboratively within all levels of the organization, to include colleagues, users, contractor and vendors
  • Strong attention to detail coupled with excellent organization and follow up skills
  • Ability to function efficiently and effectively in a high pressure environment with changing priorities
  • Current TS/SCI Clearance and the ability to obtain Poly

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.