Network Based Systems Analyst- Level 3 | Network Analyst

at Abbtech Professional Resources
Location Arlington, VA
Date Posted January 8, 2022
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Network Based Systems Analyst- Level 3

Location: Arlington, VA

Clearance: Top Secret/SCI or DHS Suitability

Client is seeking a Network Based Systems Analyst to support this critical customer mission.

Responsibilities :

  • Assists the Government lead in coordinating teams in preliminary incident response investigations
  • Assists the Government lead with interfacing with the customer while on site
  • Determines appropriate courses of actions in response to identified and analyses anomalous network activity
  • Assesses network topology and device configurations identifying critical security concerns and providing security best practice recommendations
  • Assists with the writing and publishing of Computer Network Defense guidance and reports on incident findings to appropriate constituencies
  • Collects network intrusion artifacts (e.g., PCAP, domains, URI’s, certificates, etc.) and uses discovered data to enable mitigation of potential Computer Network Defense incidents
  • Analyzes identified malicious network activity to determine weaknesses exploited, exploitation methods, effects on system and information
  • Collects network device integrity data and analyze for signs of tampering or compromise
  • Assists with real-time CND incident handling (i.e., forensic collections, intrusion correlation and tracking, threat analysis, and advising on system remediation) tasks to support onsite engagements

Required Skills :

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance
  • Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
  • 7+ years of directly relevant experience in network investigations
  • Knowledge of Computer Network Defense policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Knowledge of defense-in-depth principles and general attack stages with respect to network security architecture
  • Ability to characterize and analyze network traffic to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to network resources
  • Ability to identify and analyze anomalies in network traffic using metadata
  • Experience with reconstructing a malicious attack or activity based on network traffic
  • Experience examining network topologies to understand data flows through the network
  • Must be able to work collaboratively across physical locations

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of network device integrity concepts and methodologies
  • Experience with preserving evidence integrity according to staCY61ndard operating procedures or national standards
  • Experience with designing cyber security systems and environments in a Linux and/or Windows environment

Required Education:

BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering or related degree. Four years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Desired Certifications:

DoD 8140.01 IAT Level II, IASAE II, CSSP Analyst

ABBTECH is an EOE/Minorities/Women/Disabled Individuals/Veteran

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