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Cyber Threat Analyst, Lead in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/29/2018

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Job Number: R0040560

Cyber Threat Analyst, Lead

Key Role:

Collect, analyze, and report on Cyber threats and threat actors to support Cyber operations. Comprehend and analyze all sources of information, including INTs, open source, law enforcement, and other government data on a specific topic or target. Provide tactical to strategic level analysis, including the attribution of Cyber actors. Provide situational awareness of local, regional, and international Cyber threats impacting relevant client missions and interests. Provide team leadership for Cyber threat analyst teams and complex projects. Build and deliver training modules and platforms to train and develop team personnel.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with Cyber threat analysis, Cyber intelligence analysis, Cyber warnings analysis, or other Cyber-related areas

-Experience with Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and common adversary network penetration techniques, threat intelligence collection and analysis, and threat intelligence integration with Cybersecurity operations

-Experience in collaborating with Cyber defense operations personnel, including threat hunters, to share Cyber threat intelligence and perform targeted analysis of threats

-Experience with preparing and delivering Cyber threat intelligence briefings to stakeholders and executives

-Experience in the design and integration of threat intelligence with security monitoring and security defense operations

-Experience with leading Cyber threat analyst teams, complex projects and workstreams, and junior staff training initiatives

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Knowledge of intelligence sharing frameworks, including Trusted Automated eXchange of Indicator Information (TAXII), Structured Threat Information eXpression (STIX), and Cyber Observable eXpression (CybOX)

-MA or MS degree

-Certified Cyber Intelligence Professional (CCIP) or Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII)


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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