Cyber Threat Analyst

11/8/16
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee   Contractor


Chantilly
Virginia
United States

Cyber Threat Analyst

*Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions. At ManTech International Corporation, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement. The Cyber Security Solutions Division of ManTech MCIS is looking for a highly motivated, qualified professional to fill a Cyber Threat Analyst position in Chantilly, VA.

As the Cyber Threat Analyst, in this role, you will be required to provide analysis of packet capture data and netflow data to recover malicious activity, commands/passwords; as well as identify software programs used, identify communication recipients, provide clear text chat conversations, and identify number of users on victim systems. You will also then provide periodic updates documenting the results of this analysis.

As the Cyber Threat Analyst, you will provide research and analysis of complex national level cyber security breaches for the customer. You will also be responsible for linking and correlating digital information, such as, threat data (Victim/Source Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, Uniform Resource Locators (URL), malicious software), actor contacts or personal data, system logs, obtained from single or multiple sources and develop correlation associations. In this role, you will be required to analyze cyber intrusion activities and make recommendations for the government to collect, monitor, counteract, or mitigate the threat.

Coordinate with numerous government agencies and departments to share information. Conduct cyber threat analysis in pursuit of advanced adversaries. Discover and track adversarial TTPs through both OSINT tools and GOTS resources. Correlate disparate dataset to identify unauthorized activity. Develop leads, document findings. Help develop a knowledge base on numerous adversaries. Act as a SME for those threat actors.

Participate in community discussions and forums.

As well as analyze leading-edge technologies and make recommendations on analytical procedures for the government to address cyber threats and vulnerabilities targeting U.S. national interests.

Requirements:

- 5+ years of experience in Cyber Security related job (SOC, Threat Analyst, Malware Analyst, SysAdmin, etc...)

- Understanding of basic internet protocols (TCP/IP)

- Ability to perform network forensics with tools such as Wireshark or Networkminer.

- Ability to review and analyze raw packet/netflow data.

- Ability to identify cyber threat TTPs.

- Experience using Windows and UNIX operating systems.

- Technical writing experience.

- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

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