Information Security Analyst

Key Role:

Design, develop, and operationalize algorithms using data science techniques that address cyber security challenges. Apply specific functional knowledge, including working and general industry knowledge. Develop or contribute to solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Work independently with some guidance and review or guide activities of more junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience with computer network operations capability development and engineering services, including defense and exploitation to gain strategic advantages

  • 3+ years of experience with advanced software development, analytic development, and DevOps techniques for malware variants, advancing crypt capabilities, and emerging unknown protocols

  • Experience with gathering requirements and designing and developing approaches for product security, resilience cryptographic solutions, and anti-forensic measures

  • Experience in delivery of solutions within software development, reverse engineering, vulnerability research, and exploit development teams  

  • Experience with researching notable vulnerabilities, research papers, vulnerability analysis, concept solutions, and thought leadership papers and pieces for peer groups and clients 

  • Experience with existing and emerging CNO enabling architectures, data flows, interfaces, and frameworks in the OCO mission space 

  • Experience using automation and virtualization to deploy, maintain, and sustain capabilities, developing and executing strategies for countering or mitigating environmental challenges, security and policy constraints, and system or architecture limitations

  • Knowledge of industry solutions providers for critical cyber and warfighting domain needs

  • TS/SCI clearance 

  • Bachelor’s degree 

Additional Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with computer programming in C/C++, Python, Assembly, or PerlScript  

  • 1+ years of experience in big data platforms, black box testing, cloud computing, disassembly, or global telecommunications system architectures and protocols, protocol analysis, ICS/SCADA design and systems, software debugging, streaming analytics, vulnerability management, or mitigation 

  • Experience in telecommunications operations, computer network operations, SIGINT collection operations, information security (INFOSEC) and information assurance, or research and development  

  • Experience in exploit development and malware reverse engineering  

  • Experience with Unix, Linux, or RTOS, and Wind River VxWorks

  • Ability to dynamically present concepts and ideas to clients and industry partners 


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


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