Cyber Intelligence Analyst Lead - Reston, VA
Major defense contractor has a job opening for a Cyber Intelligence Analyst Lead in Reston, VA.
6 months plus Contract
Function as a senior-level intelligence analyst for the Global Security Operations Center. Work with a team of Security Analysts and Engineers to support a global security operations capability.
Lead the cyber threat intelligence effort to include managing a team of cyber threat intelligence analysts.
You will be responsible for pro-active threat intelligence gathering from open and closed sources.
Understanding of cyber threat indicators and how they are used to identify cyber attacks.
Understanding of indicator enrichment process.
Ability to write threat reports for senior management.
Management of analysts.
*Experience using large data sets to conduct research, discover relationships, and correlate threat data from various sources - including whois data, passive DNS, and open source malware repositories
*Possess a strong understanding of analytic tradecraft, deductive reasoning, and critical thinking skills *Knowledge of incident handling and incident response. Experience providing intelligence analysis support as part of a team that performs in-depth technical analysis of network intrusion incidents
*Ability to write threat intelligence briefings for senior management.
*Ability to task other towers with content creation based on threat intelligence reporting.
*Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC), Managed Security Service (MSS), or enterprise network environment
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills
*Directly support SOC operations, malware analysis and network/endpoint threat hunting teams with actionable intelligence products
*Identify emerging threat actors and track existing actors as their tactics, techniques and procedures evolve over time
*Collect and analyze all source intelligence products and generate strategic and tactical-level threat intelligence products
*Develop a sophisticated understanding of actor capabilities and intentions. Prioritize and routinely brief team members and senior decision makers on threat actors targeting the corporate network.
*Create and share incident reports for external partners
United States of America
Information Technology / IT - Database
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Job Title: Cyber Intelligence Analyst Lead
Location: Reston, VA
Job Type: Temp Position
Reference ID: 338976
Posted Date: 9/12/2018