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Sr Cyber Threat Analyst

Company: Peraton
Location: Arlington
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets.

Peraton is seeking to hire a Cyber Threat Analyst for its' Federal Strategic Cyber division located in Arlington, VA.

Position Description:

Research and analyze Open source and classified reporting to identify current and emerging threat trends and work with cyber community and IC partners to produce and offer threat intelligence products and briefings to internal and external partners and stakeholders.
Document and report current and emerging threats that will exploit vulnerabilities of DHS stakeholders and to the Government
Communicate, coordinate, share information, and work closely with customer components.
Document IOCs and behaviors of new or high-impact TTPs, used to infiltrate networks, systems, and assets.
Develop informational and analytic products daily designed to increase situational awareness and advanced warning of current and emerging cybersecurity threats and risks.
Report on underlying patterns of behavior by conducting detailed analysis of incidents, threats and risks and associated impacts and consequences, vulnerabilities, tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP), and other malicious and non-malicious indicators.
Develop operational-level trends analysis products that leverage customer internal data repositories, classified and unclassified open-source reporting to provide situational awareness of emerging cyber threat and risk trends to customer partners, stakeholders, and customers.
Provide operational analysis coordination, research, and reporting support to the customer during internal cyber incident management exercises as well as national-level cyber exercises.
Identify and leverage new threat-based frameworks and methodologies for analyzing adversaries' activities based on network and system vulnerabilities, adversary Tactics, Techniques and Procedures (TTPs), (e.g., scanning, unsuccessful attempts, malware, phishing campaigns, privilege escalation, user and root-level intrusions, lateral movement, and data exfiltration)
Enrich information within the Threat Indicator/Information Database to provide additional context to partial information sources and give additional information about specific IP addresses, DNS lookups and perform queries of other DHS systems or information repositories to pull additional information.
Respond to requests for analysis and searches for corroborating, clarifying, or enhancing information or intelligence related to cyber threat activity.
Evaluate reports of cyber threat activity by leveraging either the internally developed Threat Scoring Methodology (TSM) or the National Security Concern Score (NSCS).
Produce weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual performance metrics reports.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications -

Active Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility is required. In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.
Bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience; additional 6 years of experience will be considered in lieu of education/degree.
Previous work experience in Cyber Threat Analytics.
Experience working in Cyber Intelligence requiring, at minimum, a moderate technical acumen.

Preferred Qualifications:

Active DHS SCI & approved EOD Suitability.
Experience with Network Defense
Experience with MITRE Attack Framework
Experience with Intrusion detection and prevention, incident response, log analysis and monitoring
Experience conducting Cyber Fusion Analysis.
Experience with tools related to vulnerability scanning, Penetration Testing, Incident Management
Experience researching classified databases

Peraton Overview:

Peraton 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 and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Salary Range: Salary Minimum: $57,500 Salary Mid: $115,000 Salary Maximum: $143,800 The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees. EEO Tagline (Text Only): An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.%62922305%

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