Advanced Cybersecurity Analytics

Full Time
Springfield, VA
Posted 3 months ago

Provide advanced cybersecurity analytics (ACA) services which aggregates and analyzes products, data, and information to identify trends and patterns, anomalous activity, provide situational awareness of government agency networks, missions and threats, and provide operational recommendations, visualizations, tuning requests, and custom signature creation to the CSOC and other internal and external stakeholders. All Contractor personnel performing ACA services shall have or obtain within six months of start a certification that is compliant with DoDD 8140.01 and DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level III and CSSP Analyst.

Job Duties:

  • Analyzes trends and patterns of data on government agency networks to identify and predict previously undiscovered events and incidents, and develop or tune rules/signatures/scripts as needed;
  • Coordinates with other Cybersecurity Operations to develop or tune rules/signatures/scripts;
  • Coordinates with other Cybersecurity Operations Services to investigate and obtain information about potential sources of compromise on government agency systems, and develop or tune rules/signatures/scripts as needed;
  • Correlates and analyzes precursors to incidents, and develop or tune rules/signatures/scripts as needed;
  • Improve SIEM alert efficiency though evaluation of valid alerts and false positives, and develop or tune rules/signatures/scripts as needed;
  • Assists the Cyber Incident Response Team by assessing ongoing incident activity to predict adversary responses and locations of compromise;
  • Documents all work in the authorized ticketing system with a sufficient level of detail to ensure the Government and other contract services can systematically reconstruct the analysis;
  • Provide input to the daily CSOC Significant Activity Report, the daily CSOC Operations Update, and the Weekly CSOC Status Report;

Job Features

Job CategoryCyber Security
Years of Experience RequriedTop Secret/SCI
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