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Cyber Defense Operations Analyst, Mid in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 1/6/2019

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Job Number: R0041974

Cyber Defense Operations Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Monitor, analyze, detect, and respond to Cyber events and incidents. Support dynamic Cyber defense and deliver operational effects, including intrusion detection and prevention, situational awareness, and data spillage. Maintain responsibility for a secure Cyber environment through configuration management, administration, and response actions. Configure and analyze network defense systems, including IDS/IPS, SIEM, and firewalls. Provide work leadership and technical training for junior Cyber defense operators.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with Cyber network defense analysis, Tier I and II security event monitoring and analysis, or Cyber threat hunting

-3+ years of experience with Risk Management Framework implementation or assessment

-3+ years of experience with National Institute of Standards and Technology Special Publication 800-53, 800-37, and 800-60

-Experience in a Cyber defense operations team performing the hunting of advanced adversaries, log analysis using Splunk or similar tools, and malware analysis

-Experience with performing Netflow and packet capture analysis

-Experience with Windows file system and registry and *NIX operating systems and command line tools

-Experience with managing Cyber defense operations teams, projects, and workstreams

-Knowledge of typical behaviors of both malware and malware authors and how common protocols and applications work at the network level, including DNS, HTTP, and SMB

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree


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

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