Cyber Threat Analyst Intern in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023415

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.


Cyber Threat Analyst Intern

Key Role:

Serve as an open–source cyber threat intelligence analyst on a team that provides cutting–edge, innovative, and thoroughly–vetted finished intelligence products, including high-quality papers, briefings, recommendations, and findings for senior–level commercial decision–makers. Develop and hold technical, industry–level, and regional expertise on Cyber network operations and emerging Cyber threats and trends, provide regional or functional, including network security analytic support, pertaining to a wide range of Cyber threat actors who affect multiple industries, and perform written analysis focused on threat actor and activity motivations, capabilities, and intentions. Focus research and reporting on technical indicators of compromise, trend analysis of Cyber activity, and evolution and exploitation of technology, monitor open source information feeds and threat actor activity to identify activity levels and indicators for Cyber threats and Cyber attacks, search open data sources to identify potential Cyber threats, targets of interest, and time frames for attack, and analyze and research known indicators. Correlate events, identify malicious activity, and discover new sources to provide early warning related to a variety of Cyber threats and produce concise tactical warning reports and other analytic reports that detail daily findings, events, and activities. This position requires rotational shift work and non–standard hours and is located in McLean, VA.


Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources for the purposes of documenting results and analyzing findings to provide meaningful products

-Knowledge of attack techniques and technologies

-Ability to develop specific expertise, discern patterns of complex threat actor behavior, and communicate an understanding of current and developing Cyber threats

-Ability to leverage online research tools to identify and navigate online forums, specialized Web sites, social media, and traditional sources

-Scheduled to obtain a BA or BS degree in Winter 2018 or Spring 2019


Additional Qualifications

-Experience with Cyber, computer network operations and exploitation, information operations or information warfare, or topical Cyber expertise

-Knowledge of tools used for wireless, Web application, and network security testing

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills in a professional consulting environment

-BA or BS degree in Cybersecurity, CS, or IT preferred

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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