Senior Computer Security Systems Specialist Lead (Government)

in Collinsville, IL

Senior Computer Security Systems Specialist Lead (Government) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    12510522

  • Req #

    1934439

  • Organization

    AT&T

  • Job Category

    Government Support

  • Job Location

    Collinsville, IL, US

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Remote

    No

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 supportAdditional 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

        Job Requirements

        • 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 verbal

          Desired 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: TS/SCI


Job Qualifications

Job Requirements
  • 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 verbal

    Desired 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: TS/SCI

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