full-time employee contract
ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Junior Cyber Security Analyst to join our team in Chantilly, VA to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
· Assists with providing detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber-attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities.
· Assists with performing security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise.
· Assists with tracking and documenting cyber incidents from initial detection through final resolution.
· Minimum Education: B.S. or equivalent experience in related field
· Minimum/General Experience: 0-2 years of related experience
· Experience working in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
· Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
· CNDSP-A (GCIA, GCIH, or CEH) or CNDSP-IR (GCIH, CSIH, or CEH) certification desired
· IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification desired
Demonstrated technical experience:
· Proficient in Windows and Linux operating systems.
· Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies.
· Working knowledge of database and operating system security.
· Understanding of latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
· Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met.
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
· Ability to effectively interact with various levels of senior management is necessary.
· Ability to make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice.
· Must be able to multi-task, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities.
· Must possess an active TS/SCI and will be subject to a CI polygraph.