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Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

2024-146416
Cyber Security
Secret

Location:

Linthicum
,
MD

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Telecommute Options:

Flexible for occasional telework – must be local to work location
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About Peraton

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that 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, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit peraton.com to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:

The DoD-Defense Industrial Base Collaborative Information Sharing Environment (DCISE) is the operational hub for DoD's Defense Industrial Base (DIB) Cybersecurity Program, focused on protecting intellectual property and safeguarding DoD content residing on or transiting contractor unclassified networks. DCISE develops and shares actionable threat products, performs cyber analysis and diagnostics, and provides remediation consults for over 1000 Defense Industrial Base Companies (DIBCOs).

  • The qualified candidate for this position will be responsible for driving transformative initiatives and lead efforts to looks for solutions that can be delivered as a Cybersecurity-as-a-Service for the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) so they can better protect themselves against the adversary
  • Provide management support of multiple pilots and projects under the Expanded Offerings and Projects (XOP) Division  
  • Act as the Big Data Platform (BDP) SME for the team, providing briefs and talking points to various government stakeholders
  • Provide continuous monitoring and analysis of DIBCOs perimeter network traffic for malicious activity  
  • Provide continuous monitoring and analysis of CDC public-facing infrastructure for threats to potential vulnerabilities
  • Stay up to date with the latest cyber vulnerabilities via open source and closed source tools
  • Schedule and execute service onboarding calls with CDCs when they sign up for DCISE services
  • Conduct Analysis of Alternatives through evaluation of performance, operational effectiveness, operational suitably, and estimated costs of alternative solutions 
  • Engage with customers and external stakeholders to effectively address technical considerations and resolve issues related to multiple service and pilot offerings 
Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Secret security clearance (TS/SCI preferred)
  • Min 8 years with BS/BA, Min 6 years with MS/MA, Min 3 years with PhD (additional experience may be used in lieu of a degree)
  • Expert-level knowledgeable of DoD’s BDP (Big Data Platform)
  • Expert-level presentation skills
  • Expert-level technical writing skills, which will be utilized to create process documents and presentations
  • Expert-level understanding of SIEM tools and firewall applications
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • A minimum of two years of the following experience:
    • Providing infrastructure analysis;
    • Performing analysis of physical and logical digital technologies;
    • Conducting in-depth target and technical analysis;
    • Monitoring network/firewall traffic
    • Using SIEM tools (e.g. Splunk)
  • At least one of the following certifications (preferred):
    • Security+
    • CySA+
    • CASP+
    • CEH
    • CISSP

Target Salary Range

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.
SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

EEO

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

Benefits

At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

  • Paid Time-Off and Holidays
  • Retirement
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Career Development
  • Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Additional Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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