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Cyber Threat Analyst

Chantilly, VA
October 17, 2019
Requisition ID 2019-7694
Category Information Technology
Clearance Status Active/Current
Security Clearance TS/SCI/Polygraph

Peraton is seeking a Cyber Situational Awareness Threat Analyst in support of Cybersecurity Operations for a high-profile government client.

What you’ll do…

  • Conduct research, analysis, and correlation across a wide variety of all source cyber threat data sets (indications and warning).
  • Monitor external threat data sources to maintain currency of CND threat conditions and assists with determining which security issues may have an impact on the enterprise.
  • Assist with researching, identifying, and verifying new cyber threat adversary tools, tactics, and processes (TTPs).
  • Contribute to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects.
  • Provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.

You’d be a great fit if…

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Mangaement, Computer Information Sytsems (CIS) or related field (or equivalent experience in lieu of degree) and 2-4 years’ relevant experience.
  • You have an active TS/SCI security clearance and Polygraph.
  • You have a Security+ CE certification.
  • You have or can obtain a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification wthin 6 month of start date.

It’d be even better if you…

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment and can effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met
  • Are an effective communicator and are able to interact with various levels of senior management
  • Make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice.
  • Are a multi-tasker, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities.

What you’ll get…

  • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Company-paid infertility treatments
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • The ability to influence major initiatives

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.