Cybersecurity Reverse Malware - Cleared Professional - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-09 General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Washington | Usa District of Columbia United States
Responsible for strengthening the defensive posture and cyber defense operational readiness of an IT Enterprise, our Enterprise Cyber Network Defense (ECND) program defends and protects Government assets from external Cyber Security attacks and Insider Threats that can potentially cause or create data, systems, networks, and personnel vulnerabilities.
Functional duties consist of:
Performing Tier 1 Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization that involves coordinating with other government agencies to record and report incidents.
Improving the detection, escalation, containment and resolution of malware incidents.
Communicating alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.
Evaluating and analysis complex malicious binaries and exploits improve defenses and awareness.
Identifying requirements for new malware analysis capabilities, and contribute to the development of new malware analysis tools and techniques.
Investigating instances of malicious code to determine attack vector, payload, and the extent of damage and data exfiltration.
Performing forensic analysis on system memory, hard drives and network traffic.
Scripting whenever required achieving short/long term requirements.
Providing guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members, and may have supervisory responsibilities.
Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
Participating in special projects as required.
May serve as a technical team or task leader.
Malware analysis, reverse engineering, threat intelligence, and signature development tools (OllyDbg, IDA Pro, WinDbg, Maltego, YARA, Snort) .
Knowledgeable in network analysis and monitoring (Wireshark, Sourcefire, Fidelis, FireEye)
Experience in multimedia forensics (EnCase, FTK, Paraben, Cellebrite, Active Defense)
Intrusion Prevention Systems (Tipping Point, Websense, Dragon).
Familiarity with passive DNS.
Position may require evening, weekend or shift-work (depending on operational tempo).
The contract position requires:
8 years of related data security administration experience.
A TS/SCI clearance
Candidate's willingness to obtain and maintain CI Poly.
An approved DoD 8570 IAT II certification prior to employment. Viable certifications that meet this requirement are Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CSA+, GICSP, GSEC, or SSCP. Most candidates obtain the Security+ CE certification.
The candidate to obtain an 8570 CSSP Incident Responder certification within six months from the date of hire. Viable certifications that meet this requirement are CEH, CFR, CSA+, GCFA, GCIH, or SCYBER.
Benefits of this Position:
Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
Professional Development Assistance – Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
Educational Reimbursement – toward degree programs and individual coursework
401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
Parking and transit commuter benefits
Why Work at General Dynamics IT?
Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field
Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do
Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the United States and the world
Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance
General Dynamics is a Fortune Blue Ribbon Company and Clearance Jobs Top 10 Government Contractor.
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