Senior Computer Security Systems Specialist Lead (Government)

in Collinsville, IL

Senior Computer Security Systems Specialist Lead (Government) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    15700681

  • Req #

    2012825

  • Job Location

    Collinsville, IL, 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 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 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 shellcodeRequired Clearance:
          TS/SCI (#topsecret)

          AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws. 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

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 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 shellcodeRequired Clearance:
      TS/SCI (#topsecret)

      AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws. 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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