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

Date Posted: 12/29/2018

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Job Number: R0040558

Cyber Threat Analyst, Senior

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 attribution of Cyber actors. Provide situational awareness of local, regional, and international Cyber threats impacting relevant client missions and interests. Provide work leadership and technical training for junior Cyber threat analysts.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with Cyber threat analysis, Cyber intelligence analysis, Cyber warnings analysis, or other Cyber-related areas

-Experience with Advanced Persistent Threats and common adversary network penetration techniques

-Experience with collecting and analyzing Cyber threat intelligence data for use in Cyber operations, including filtering and categorizing raw data to identify potential Indicators of Compromise (IOCs)

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

-Experience with providing Cyber threat intelligence briefings to stakeholders and executives

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with managing other Cyber threat analysts to monitor classified and open threat sources and create relevant reporting

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

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


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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