Cyber Security Analyst, Principal - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

•    Provides leadership and high level CSOC Security Support managing cyber and network sensor activity.
•    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
•    Formulate custom Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tool content and IDS/IPS signatures to address threats
•    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. 
•    Support CSOC activities to publish up-to-date cybersecurity tool signatures (e.g. anti-virus and host based security systems)
•    Provide focused analysis, including reverse malware engineering, against intrustion, anomalies, malware, viruses to identify critical information about source, intended target, affected systems or hosts, recommended mitigation measures and risk to mission

Position Requirements: 

•    Minimum Education: B.S. or equivalent experience in related field· Minimum/General Experience: 7-9 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
•    CSSP-IR (GCIH, CSIH, or CEH) certification required 
•    IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification required 

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

Desired Experience:

•    Experience working within a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired

Clearance Requirement:

Must possess an active TS/SCI w/ a CI polygraph

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