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Cyber-Intelligence Analyst Technical Specialist


Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves--to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways--not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce--14,000 strong--stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

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Working as expert, conduct research and evaluate technical and all-source intelligence with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics, techniques, and procedures focused on the threat to networked weapons platforms and US and DoD information networks. Analyzes network events to determine the impact on current operations and conduct all-source research to determine advisory capability and intent. Prepares assessments and cyber threat profiles of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information. Correlates threat data from various sources. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior US government intelligence and network operations officials. - Cyber Security Analyst supports the Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) which is responsible for leading the investigation, clean up and reporting of all malware infections, suspicious files and other issues. The duties of the analyst include analyzing all relevant cyber security event data and other data sources for attack indicators and potential security breaches; produce reports, assist in coordination during incidents; and coordinate with the Network Defense O&M team to ensure all security monitoring systems on-line, up to date, and operational. - Cyber Security Analyst are responsible for 24x7 monitoring of security events from all the various sensors and agents, providing analysis and correlation, provide situational awareness level reports and trending reports. Analysts are responsible for detection, triage, initial investigation, and response, and reporting. Analysts coordinate and respond to events on all of the monitored networks and the systems on those networks. - Analysts work together as a team to develop skills, sources, and methods to provide the best possible cyber defense capability to protect the Sponsors IT assets from all manner of cyber threats, attacks, and exploitation. - Analysts work together with Sponsor personnel to develop relationships across industry, the federal government, and the Intelligence Community to maintain awareness and status of all relevant cyber defense initiatives, indicator lists, threat reports, incident response techniques, and cyber defense technologies to ensure that Agency cyber defenses are effective and incorporating the best possible protections. - Analysts provide analysis and recommendations on all cyber defense issues. - Location will be Bethesda or McLean


Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD. Required Skills: - TS/SCI with a poly - BS in CS, Math, CE or other technical field plus minimum 3 years relevant experience - Considerable knowledge in monitoring network defense technologies and analyzing the products produced. - Ability to organize, plan and prioritize multiple tasks so that work is completed on schedule - Ability to communicate complex technical concepts and project information clearly and concisely to both technical and non-technical audiences - Strong analytical and problem solving skills. - Good interpersonal, organizational, writing, communications and briefing skills. Desired Skills: - Either an ISC2 CISSP certification or SANS GSEC certification

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**Req #** _2017-47614_

**Category** _Information Technology_

**# of Openings** _2_

**Job Location** _US-McLean-VA_

**Clearance** _Top Secret/SCI w/Poly_