3297 Info Sys Sec Analyst with Security Clearance


Quantum Science Solutions

Position Number: 3297
Dulles, VA
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$148,581.33 Information System Security Analyst – Principal II – SCA06 – Open Quantum Science Solutions is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. QSS is seeking a Sr. Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert (SME) who can support our customer in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting the client networks. Responsibilities include:
– Providing 24 x 7 watch supporting continuous monitoring and incident response for hybrid cloud/ on-prem customer networks
– Providing support in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting customer networks
– Producing reports and briefs to provide an accurate depiction of the current threat landscape and associated risk based on customer, community, and open-source reporting
– Facilitating the customer’s posturing to aggressively investigate cyber activity targeting customer information and its information infrastructure
– Analyzing and reporting cyber threats as well as assist in deterring, identifying, monitoring, investigating, and analyzing computer network intrusions
– Providing support during assigned shifts, including nights/weekends, with hybrid work on-site
– Developing and implementing training standards and procedures, to include Work Instructions, Joint Qualification Requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures
– Oversee the training of newly assigned analysts Required Skills:
– Must be a US Citizen
– Must have an active Top Secret clearance with an ability to obtain TS/SCI clearance
– Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
– 10+ years of directly relevant experience
– Must pass internal qualification requirements within specified time constraints
– Hands-on experience in a SOC performing the detection, response, mitigation, and/or reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks and one or more of the following:
– Experience in computer intrusion analysis and incident response
– Knowledge and understanding of network protocols, network devices, multiple operating systems, and secure architectures
– Strong experience with Cyber Security Incident Response training
– Current experience with network intrusion detection and response operations (Protect, Defend, Respond and Sustain methodology)
– Current experience with cyber threats and the associated tactics, techniques, and procedures used to infiltrate computer networks
– MITRE Adversary Tactics, Techniques and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK) Desired Skills:
– Experience with cloud-based security
– Experience in computer evidence seizure, intrusion detection, computer/network forensic analysis, or data recovery
– 3+ years’ demonstrated (in resume) experience as a SME in intrusion detection and incident response operations
– Prior experience with SIEM Technologies (Splunk)
– Scripting experience (Linux/Windows command line, Python, Perl, etc.)
– Prior experience with data visualization products. Required Certifications:
•DoDI 8570.01-M IAT Level II Technical Certification (Security+ CE, CCNA + Security, SSCP, CYSA+) or equivalent AND an Incident Response Certification (CEH, GCIH, GCIA, GNFA, or comparable certification) AND relevant Cloud Security Certification (AWS or Azure) Required Education:
BS Incident Management, Operations Management, Cybersecurity or related degree. HS Diploma with 22 years of incident management experience

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