Cybersecurity Analyst (Government)

in OGDEN, UT

Cybersecurity Analyst (Government) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    15700647

  • Req #

    2012821

  • Job Location

    OGDEN, UT, US

  • Job Category

    Government Support

  • Job Type

    Full Time

AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Federal Government. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers’ mission.

The Cybersecurity Analyst is a member of the Defensive Cyber Operations team (on the DISA GSM-O program). This team supports network assurance activities within DISA.

Candidate will perform the following duties:

  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity and security of enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks
  • Supports cyber security initiatives through both predictive and reactive analysis Articulates emerging trends to leadership and staff
  • Coordinates resources during incident response efforts, driving incidents to timely and complete resolution
  • Performs network traffic analysis using raw packet data, net flow, IDS data, and custom sensor output
  • Reviews threat data and develops custom signatures
  • Correlates actionable security events and develops unique correlation techniques Uses attack signatures and tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) to aid in Zero-Day detection
  • Uses attack signatures and TTPs associated with Advanced Persistent Threats to identify new threats and attacks
  • Conducts basic malware analysis of attacker tools, identifying indicators of compromise, and reverse engineer attacker encoding protocols
  • Interfaces with external entities, including law enforcement and intelligence community organizations
  • Provides analysis of incidents for customers by: determining the incident’s nature and formulating responses; identifying and providing the ability to surge during emergencies; correlating event and incident data; determining possible effects on the DODIN, customer networks, and other organizations
  • Ability to work independently and within a team as required Monitors Computer Network Defense (CND) security-relevant network components
  • Performs infrastructure monitoring, performance assessment, new requirement analysis and support Additional Duties:
    • Prepare and disseminate CND reports, trends, responses, mitigations, analysis, and information
    • Provide support to leadership for CND applicable activities within Protect, Detect, Respond, and Sustain Support a performance-based environment with pre-determined Acceptable Levels of Performance (ALPs)
    • Support the development, documentation, and tracking of metrics relevant to the ALPs
    • Interface with government counterparts and leadership

      Education, Qualifications and Certifications:

      • Master’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with three (3) years of professional experience; or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with five (5) years of professional experience; or ten (10) years professional experience in Information Security, with at least four (4) years specializing in security, vulnerability mitigation techniques, and exploitation methods within enterprise networks
      • DoD 8570 Compliant for IAT Level II: Possess a CASP, CCNA-Security, CISSP, CSA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, or SSCP certification DoD 8570
      • Compliant for CSSP Analyst within 90 days of employment: Possess a CEH, CFR, CSA+, GCIA, GCIH, GISCP, or SCYBER certification
      • In-depth understanding of TCP/IP protocols, ports, and services
      • Strong communication skills, both written and verbalDesired Experience, Education, and Certifications:
        • CND experience Department of Defense experience *NIX familiarity Command Line Scripting skills (PERL, Python, PowerShell scripting) to automate analysis task Knowledge of hacker TTPs
        • Be able to conduct basic malware analysis
        • Demonstrated hands on experience with various static and dynamic malware analysis tools
        • Knowledge of advanced threat actor TTPs
        • Understanding of software exploits
        • Ability to analyze packed and obfuscated code
        • Comprehensive understanding of common Windows APIs and ability to analyze shellcode Required Clearance:
          Active TS with ability to obtain SCI (#topsecret)

          AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job Qualifications

Education, Qualifications and Certifications:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with three (3) years of professional experience; or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, with five (5) years of professional experience; or ten (10) years professional experience in Information Security, with at least four (4) years specializing in security, vulnerability mitigation techniques, and exploitation methods within enterprise networks
  • DoD 8570 Compliant for IAT Level II: Possess a CASP, CCNA-Security, CISSP, CSA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, or SSCP certification DoD 8570
  • Compliant for CSSP Analyst within 90 days of employment: Possess a CEH, CFR, CSA+, GCIA, GCIH, GISCP, or SCYBER certification
  • In-depth understanding of TCP/IP protocols, ports, and services
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbalDesired Experience, Education, and Certifications:
    • CND experience Department of Defense experience *NIX familiarity Command Line Scripting skills (PERL, Python, PowerShell scripting) to automate analysis task Knowledge of hacker TTPs
    • Be able to conduct basic malware analysis
    • Demonstrated hands on experience with various static and dynamic malware analysis tools
    • Knowledge of advanced threat actor TTPs
    • Understanding of software exploits
    • Ability to analyze packed and obfuscated code
    • Comprehensive understanding of common Windows APIs and ability to analyze shellcode Required Clearance:
      Active TS with ability to obtain SCI (#topsecret)

      AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

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