Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst

Key Role:
Apply expertise in tactical, operational, and strategic-level intelligence analysis of cyber threats, vectors, and actors to support cyber defense and computer network operations. Leverage both open-source and Booz Allen proprietary data sources to support collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data to produce meaningful products. Advise on the use of forensics, vulnerability disclosures, and malware analysis to support the intelligence life cycle as part of a multi-team organization. Conduct both technical analysis of cyber threats and events as well as open-source analysis of these threats, their vectors, and capabilities. This position requires the ability to support a client that requires 24/7 support, including working core business hours with primarily weekend support; full or part-time remote work may be available. This position requires travel up to 70% of the time.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources for the purposes of documenting results and analyzing findings

-Experience with cyber, computer network operations and manipulation, information operations or information warfare, or topical cyber

-Knowledge of malware types, malware analysis tools and procedures, and how to report malware analysis output

-Ability to develop specific expertise, discern patterns of complex threat actor behavior, and communicate comprehension of current and developing cyber threats

-Ability to write high-quality intelligence assessments and briefings for a senior-level audience

-Ability to travel up to 70% of the time, often on short notice

-BA or BS degree


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with one or more computer programming languages, including PHP, Python, SQL, C++, Perl, Java, Bash, or other associated languages

-Experience with leveraging various sources to identify and analyze malware samples, network infrastructure, and sandbox results

-Knowledge of vulnerabilities and exploits and working with proof-of-concept exploits in a virtualized environment a plus

-Ability to operate in a fast-paced work environment, multi-task, and be comfortable with truncated delivery deadlines

-Ability to show proficiency in one or more priority foreign languages

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

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