Cyber Analyst

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Cyber Security
Location
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ82216

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct in-depth research and analysis to assess communications infrastructure that supports installation voice, data, video, radio, electronic security, and industrial control systems/networks
  • Identify threats/hazards that could affect the missions communications architecture and use this data to assess the vulnerability and risk to the assets
  • Perform single-point critical node analysis of an installations telecommunications, other communications systems, and computer networks including supporting infrastructure (security, power, heating-ventilation-air conditioning, fuel, fire protection, etc.)
    • Collaborate with intelligence analysts, targeting organizations involved in related areas
    • Develop information requirements necessary for answering priority information requests
    • Identify threat tactics and methodologies as well as intelligence gaps and shortfalls
    • Monitor and report changes in threat dispositions, activities, tactics, capabilities, objectives, etc. as related to designated cyber operations warning problem sets
    • Monitor open source websites for hostile content directed towards organizational or partner interests and report on validated threat activities
    • Monitor operational environment and report on adversarial activities which fulfill leaderships priority information requirements
    • Produce timely, fused, all-source cyber operations intelligence and/or indications and warnings intelligence products (e.g., threat assessments, briefings, intelligence studies, country studies)
    • Provide evaluation and feedback necessary for improving intelligence production, intelligence reporting, collection requirements, and operations
    • Provide information and assessments for the purposes of informing leadership and customers; developing and refining objectives; supporting operation planning and execution; and assessing the effects of operations

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • Possess minimum 5 years, or Bachelor’s degree and 2 years, operational experience as a Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst or in a relevant analysis function, preferably with the U.S. intelligence, fusion center, and/or law enforcement communities is desired; Cyber subject matter expertise preferred
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or related technical field; operational experience can serve as a substitute for degree requirement
  • Graduate of one of the following Joint Cyber Analysis Course, Cyber Common Technical Core, Cyber Threat Emulation Methodologies or equivalent, preferred

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Possess a thorough understanding of the Department of Defense Information Networks (DoDIN)
  • Significant experience with open source intelligence research and methodologies
  • In-depth knowledge Cybersecurity and of the newest and emerging cyber threats
  • In-depth knowledge of adversarial cyber exploitation tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP)
  • Knowledge of computer, network (e.g., switches, routers, firewalls), transport components and peripherals, web applications, databases, storage arrays, and cloud infrastructure
  • Understanding of the Cyber Protection Conditions
  • Experience performing attack analysis or Red Team penetration testing against operational computer networks including experience in Windows Security, Network Security, Linux/Unix Security, Database security, or Mainframe Security
  • Experience with Recorded Future, Tanium, Splunk, RedSeal, Anomali
  • Working knowledge of log data analysis
  • Experience evaluating systems and network devices and enterprise networks for IA vulnerabilities
  • Experience evaluating enterprise networks for Information Assurance/security vulnerabilities
  • Experience on an Incident Response team performing Tier I/II initial incident triage
  • Knowledge of general Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)/Industrial Control System (ICS) components

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.