SIGINT Cyber Threat Analyst, Senior in Fort Belvoir, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

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Job Number: R0026463

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.

SIGINT Cyber Threat Analyst, Senior

Key Role:

Analyze network traffic using a variety of tools and databases to identify anomalous or malicious activity and develop knowledge of emerging threats posed to various systems, technologies, operations, or missions and the likely behavior of adversaries. Perform each phase of Cyber activity tracking, including conducting network reconnaissance to detect the presence of unexpected behavior, identifying anomalous activity, and categorizing and tagging malicious activity. Develop knowledge of adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures and attempt to draw associations with newly identified unattributed Cyber activity. Identify and analyze indications of system compromise and determine the level of severity and potential mission impact of anomalous behavior. Conduct threat hunting activities to identify initial attack vector and possible identification of threat actors and conduct basic malware analysis to determine callbacks and associated malicious infrastructure and indicators. Provide recommendations for mitigation techniques to be employed across US government systems. Assist with the evaluation and development of new tools and applications to improve organizational ability to identify and analyze malicious Cyber activity.

Basic Qualifications:
-12+ years of experience with IT in the SIGINT or intelligence community (IC)

-Ability to provide expert analysis and reporting in response to time sensitive requirements for support to Army and IC customers
-Ability to participate in reviews and assessments of current intelligence tools, processes, tactics, techniques, and procedures
-Ability to conduct deep-packet analysis to determine anomalous and malicious network behavior
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with programming or scripting languages, including Python, PERL, C++, or Windows Powershell
-BS degree
-One or more of the following certifications: Net+, Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker, or Penetration Tester

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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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