Cyber Security Analyst II - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-11
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Washington
District of Columbia
United States

Raytheon Intelligence and Information Services (IIS) – Cyber Security & Special Missions (CSM) has an immediate opening for a Cyber Threat Hunter to support the customer team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations.
Job Description

  • Proactively drive hunting and analysis against the dataset available
  • Leverage internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities, and intelligence on various attackers and attack infrastructure
  • Use Big Data Analytics platform to identify threats, determine root cause, scope, and severity of each and compile/report findings into a finished analytical product.
  • Recommend system tuning/customization and data collection improvements to client
  • Work with our Threat Intelligence and Malware solutions to identify threats, develop or recommend countermeasures, and perform advanced network and host analysis in the event of a compromise
  • Work with the team to improve and expand the toolset
  • Interface with customers on a daily basis to consult with them on best security practices and help them mature their security posture

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience as a Cyber Threat Hunter
  • Demonstrated experience with computer networking and operating systems
  • Demonstrated experience of current threats, vulnerabilities, and attack trends
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated to advanced experience working directly with customers to transfer Threat Hunting knowledge
  • Possess good time management and written and oral communications skills
  • Experience with some/all of: Hadoop, Hunk, and Apache NiFi
  • Familiarity with: Netflow data, DNS logs, Proxy Logs
  • Must have a TS/SCI

DESIRED SKILLS/CERTIFICATIONS:


  • Security+, Network+, A+, GSEC, GIAC, CISSP

REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:


  • Minimum 4 Years, with a B.S./B.A. in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics or 4 years with MS/MA in Engineering, Science or Mathematics or 2 years with PhD in Engineering, Science or Mathematics. Additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.


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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.