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Cyber Security Analyst (Network or Host)


Applied Network Solutions, Inc  - “ANS” is a technology company experienced in solving ‎difficult problems or issues within the network and cyber domains.  Members of our team design and develop the next generation of enterprise networks creating solutions that protect our National assets, critical systems and our way of life.  We are looking for thinkers, people want to be all they can be, dedicating themselves to the mission, while striving to create innovative solutions and real outcomes that will always exceed our customers and clients expectations.  It’s a noble pursuit. Do you have what it takes to be an ANSer?  Come talk with us…


Applied Network Solutions, Inc (ANS) is seeking cyber operators with hands-on Intrusion Detection System (IDS) and forensic analyst experience. In support of Service Retained Cyber Protection Team (CPT) operations, candidates will serve as a Cyber Operator supporting in either a Cyber Security Network Analyst or Cyber Security Host Analyst position. The operator will conduct network navigation, tactical forensic analysis, collection of valuable operational data, and when directed, execute operations in support of defensive initiatives. Operators will provide support for persistent monitoring of all designated networks, enclaves, and systems. Candidate may be required to interpret, analyze, and report findings in accordance with computer network directives including initiating, responding, and reporting discovered events. Candidates may be required to manage and execute first-level responses and address reported or detected incidents. Candidate will participate in project review meetings and provide technical INFOSEC guidance and updates; document policies, procedures, and lessons learned accordingly.


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree and 2 years’ experience, Associates degree with 4 years’ experience or 6 years’ equivalent experience without a degree. degrees focused on engineering or applied science. Other degrees with strong computer technology curriculum may be considered
  • General knowledge of computer components and architectures, the functions of various components and peripherals, basic programming concepts, assembly codes, TCP/IP, OSI models, underlying networking protocols, security hardware and software.
  • Willingness to travel 25%
  • Must meet DoD 8570 IAT Level 3 requirements
  • Active TS/SCI clearance
  • Candidate should be self-motivated with minimal supervision
  • Proficiency in writing, editing, executing scripts on Windows, Linux, UNIX systems.

Experience with one or more of the following is required:

  • Experience with toolsets such as Wireshark, ELK, Moloch, Metasploit, tcpdump, NMap, Nessus, Snort, Bro, EnCase, Forensic Toolkit, Windows Fundamentals, UNIX fundamentals, exploitation theory, privilege escalation, evidence removal
  • Experience with Cyber Threats Detection and Mitigation, Behavioral Malware Analysis
  • Experience with, Advanced Network Traffic
  • Analysis, Malicious Network Traffic Analysis
  • Strong UNIX/Linux fundamentals along with familiarity of UNIX/Linux/Windows Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Demonstrated ability to methodically analyze problems and identify potential solutions
  • Ability to explain, present, demonstrate (when applicable) and document the operational impact of a particular vulnerability or exploit
  • Ability to assist customer with implementing policies and tactics, techniques and procedures for conducting assessments
  • Familiarity with NIST, DISA STIGS and experience in conducting DoD vulnerability and compliance assessments
  • Possess or obtain within 6-months of start date a Microsoft or Linux OS Certification


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Top Secret / SCI
San Antonio, Texas
United States
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