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Cybersecurity Analyst, Senior in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

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Job Number: R0057172

Cybersecurity Analyst, Senior

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 a secure Cyber environment through configuration management, administration, and response actions. Analyze network defense systems, including IDS/IPS, SIEM, and firewalls. Provide work leadership to junior employees, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with monitoring and analyzing Cyber incidents to assess how events occurred and the resulting exposure or risk incurred by the event

-Experience with open source Cyber intelligence and research and developing new technology solutions and strategies for Cyber defense to proactively manage emerging Cyber threats

-Knowledge of current generation IDS/IPS solutions, end point management, data analytics, and Cyber risk assessments

-Ability to work in large teams to collectively engineer new Cyber solutions, collect Cyber intelligence, and develop Cyber threat reports

-Active Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in IT Security and 5+ years of experience in a professional work environment

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with data analytics, real-time dashboard development, and automated report generation

-Experience with project management following Project Management Institute (PMI) or Agile best practices

-Knowledge of current programming and scripting languages, including Python and Java

-Ability to work virtually across geographically dispersed teams

-Active TS/SCI clearance preferred

-MA or MS degree in Mathematics, CS, Cybersecurity, or a Cybersecurity-related field

-One or more of the following certifications: CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, CISSP-ISSEP, CEH, or CISM

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

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