Computer Network Defense Analyst in Colorado Springs, CO at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022241

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Computer Network Defense Analyst

Key Role:
Complete Computer Network Defense (CND) analysis tasks at a Tier 2 or Tier 3 level. Support a DoD client with assessing logs, network traffic, detecting anomalies, and providing detailed reporting and alert handling mitigation strategies. Manage and administer network monitoring systems and provide assessments and implementations of solutions to meet network security requirements and modernization efforts. Liaise with external organizations to maximize coordination and effectiveness of network monitoring and modernization efforts. This position may require surge, shift, or weekend support.

Basic Qualifications:
-10 years of experience with IT
-2 years of experience with dedicated CND analysis technology 
-Ability to complete MDA CND analysis tasks
-Secret clearance
-HS diploma or GED
-DoD 8570.01-M Computer Network Defense - Analyst (CND-A) Certification required, including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GCIA, or GCIH
-DoD 8570.01-M IAT-II Certification required, including Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with reading and implementing results from vulnerability scanning tools, including Retina and Nessus
-Experience with packet analysis and its associated tools, including Wireshark and Ethereal
-Experience with IDS/IPS/HIPS and associated management tools, including SNORT, Sourcefire, McAfee Host-Based Security System, and Sentinel
-Experience with developing alerts and analyzing policies within IDS/IPS/HIPS systems, including SNORT, Sourcefire, or McAfee Host-Based Security System (HBSS)
-Experience with advanced telecommunications, including LAN, WAN, routers, data communications, and connectivity
-Experience with data analysis, tools, and techniques
-Knowledge of incident handling procedures
-Knowledge of standard network protocols and ports
-Ability to research and present findings on newly discovered network threats and articulate the degree of risk they may represent to network security
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-BA or BS degree in IT, Computer Security, or a related field
-IAM Level II Certification, including GSLC, CAP, CISM, CISSP, Associate, or CASP
-Ability to obtain appropriate tool or device Computing Environment (CE) and Operating System (OS) certifications, including Windows OS certification and applicable CE certifications, including ArcSight, HBSS, ACAS, Palo Alto Firewall Log Analysis, Cisco Router Log Analysis, VMWare Virtualization and Cloud Computing Log Analysis, or FireEye

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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