Cyber-Intelligence Analyst (I&W) / Active Top Secret

Arlington, VA, United States

Peraton

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly...

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Responsibilities

Peraton is currently seeking a Cyber-Intelligence Analyst (I&W) to become part of Peraton’s Department of State (DoS) Diplomatic Security Cyber Mission (DSCM) program providing leading cyber and technology security experience to enable innovative, effective and secure business processes. 

 

Location: Arlington, VA. * The customer requires each employee to be onsite for the first 90 days. Afterwards, a hybrid schedule may be offered.  

In this role, you will:

  • Become a part of the Indications and Warnings team.
  • Leverage open-source, proprietary/vendor, and classified reporting to closely track advanced persistent threat actor activity. 
  • Perform pattern, trend, and behavior analysis, as well as other specialized analysis techniques to identify malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel.
  • Maintain records to catalog and track malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel.
  • Identify Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) present on an Enterprise network through the use of a SIEM and other security tools and logs.  
  • Liaise with members of the Intelligence Community (IC); and  
  • Act as the fusion analysis cell within Cyber Threat Analysis Division (CTAD). 
  • Provide presentations to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences pertaining to cyber threats.  
  • Role will require up to 10% travel to foreign and domestic locations. 

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Qualifications

Required:  

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of relevant experience. An 4 years of of relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Splunk SIEM experience. 
  • Experience leveraging the MITRE ATT&CK matrix or other threat models (e.g. Lockheed Martin Kill Chain, Diamond Model)
  • Tracking advanced persistent threats (APTs) knowledge or experience. 
  • Pivoting from IOCs to identify related infrastructure knowledge or experience. 
  • Written communication skills, communicating technical topics in an analytic fashion; experience briefing individual as well as large groups ranging from the working to executive level.
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team of other analysts.
  • Active U.S. Passport and the ability to travel up to two weeks at a time, both foreign and domestically. 
  • Possess ONE of the following certifications:
    • CCNA-Security
    • CND
    • CySA+
    • GICSP
    • GSEC
    • Security+ CE
    • SSCP
  • U.S. citizenship and an active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility.   

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$66,000 - $106,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
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Country: United States
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