Sr. IDS Analyst, Shift Lead - Military veterans preferred
2018-11-06 ManTech (www.mantech.com)
ManTech Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions is looking for a highly motivated, qualified professional to fill a Senior IDS Analyst, Shift Lead position in D.C. A wide range of knowledge including communication, technical and people management skills are needed such as:
Senior IDS Analyst, Shift Lead will perform:
CERT/SOC operations to include IDS event monitoring and analysis, security incident handling, incident reporting, and threat analysis.
Candidate should be familiar with common Intrusion Detection Systems, virus and malware behavior, and intrusion methodologies.
Candidate will monitor and analyze network traffic, IDS alerts, network and system logs, and available open source information to detect and report threats to customer networks.
Analyst will determine appropriate response action(s) required to mitigate risk and provide threat and damage assessment for security threats which may impact the customer networks.
Analyst may also support the Incident Response Team during incident investigations, vulnerability assessments, malware analysis, and the development of new defensive security solutions.
Shift Lead will also perform Daily Morning Briefs to customer stakeholders.
Additionally, candidate must be able to lead, manage and supervise a team of analysts.
This includes approval of timesheets, PTO, expense reports, conduct annual performance reviews, mentorship, coaching and counseling, as well as maintaining contract shift schedule.
Candidate must also be able to provide insight for development, testing, implementation and teaching new software security tools to junior and senior analysts.
Shift: Mon-Thurs 9pm-7am
2-5 years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities described.
Previous operational experience in a CIRT, SOC, or CERT environment is preferred.
Additional knowledge areas of value include malware analysis, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, and computer forensics.
Prior experience with ArcSight, Splunk FireEye, NetWitness and Remedy a plus.