full-time employee contract
ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior 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:
· Provides detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber-attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities.
· Characterizes and performs analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources.
· Performs security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise.
· Performs cyber incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations which enable expeditious remediation.
· Tracks and documents cyber incidents from initial detection through final resolution.
· Analyzes and assesses damage to the data / infrastructure as a result of cyber incidents
· Performs cyber incident trend analysis and reporting.
· Coordinates with intelligence analysts to correlate threat assessment data.
· Makes recommendations to enhance network defense configurations.
· Provides solutions to a variety of complex technical problems.
· Minimum Education: B.S. or equivalent experience in related field.
· Minimum/General Experience: 5-7 years of related experience.
· Minimum 2 years of experience in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment
· Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment
· CNDSP-A (GCIA, GCIH, or CEH) or CNDSP-IR (GCIH, CSIH, or CEH) certification
· 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.