Cyber Defense Analyst, Lead in Quantico, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/30/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0033263

Cyber Defense Analyst, Lead

Key Role:

Lead a team responsible for providing system administration, installation, troubleshooting, and configuration support for enterprise network defense sensors and scanners, including all hardware and software. Provide daily reports to client leadership detailing trends in host compliance, anomaly activity, and vulnerability statistics. Maintain documentation of tactics, techniques, and procedures regarding defense sensors and scanners. Install, operate, maintain, and troubleshoot host-based security system (HBSS) agents, modules, extensions, deployment tasks, and tags to provide required functionality to defend the network. Maintain and evolve the enterprise network’s defense detection strategy to keep pace with emerging threats and adversarial techniques for both internal and external networks, including host-based security. Provide leadership and supervision to a technical team of up to 30 analysts and operators.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with Cybersecurity or information assurance (IA)

-5+ years of experience with supporting Cyber network defense (CND) or network systems and technology

-5+ years of experience with managing personnel in an IA environment

-Experience with analyzing and communicating network security issues to peers and to management

-Experience in leading operations and maintenance support for an enterprise-level sensor grid with a minimum of 50k users

-Top Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

-DoD 8570 IAT Level III Crrtification, including CCNP Security, CASP, GCED, or CISSP

-DoD 8570 CSSP Infrastructure Support Certification, including CEH, GICSP, or SSCP

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in implementing or assessing compliance with DoD, Department of Navy (DON), or US Marine Corps (USMC) CND policies, regulations, and compliance documents

-Experience with deploying and maintaining e-Policy Orchestrator servers in accordance with applicable DoD directives

-Experience with analyzing and modifying SIEM views to eliminate false-positive or unnecessary alerts

-Experience with providing the support required to maintain the Government’s CSSP accreditation per the standards set forth in the CSSP program manual, including DoD -8530.1-M

-Knowledge of the standards required by the DoD Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI)

-BA or BS degree in CS or IT

-Professional level certification in one or more technical fields or computing environments (CEs), including MS Windows, UNIX, Red Hat Linux


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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