Sign Up Sign Up Log In Sign Up
This job has expired and you can't apply for it anymore. Start a new search.

Network & Threat Support Specialist, Mid-Level

Network & Threat Support Specialist, Mid-Level
Position Location: Fort Meade, MD
Job Code: 1356
Number of Openings: 1

Job Title: Network Threat Intel Analyst

Location: Fort Meade, MD

Shift: N/A

Required Security Clearance: TS//SCI with Polygraph

Required Certifications: No certifications are required for this position.

Required Education: Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Bachelor of Science (BS) degree.

Required Experience:  Six (6) + years of network and vulnerability assessment experience, two (2) of which must have been within the Intelligence Community.


Federal Data Systems is seeking an intelligence analyst to support our Fort Meade, MD. partner as a Network and Threat Support Specialist. Qualified and accepted candidates will work on-site, analyzing, mapping, and discovering vulnerabilities, intrusions and threats in computer network systems.

Functional Responsibility:

The Network & Threat Analyst will:

·         Perform in-depth analysis of computer and network intrusion incident data and in-depth technical analysis of network traffic with the goal of detecting malicious activity.

·         Perform long-term and time sensitive, in-depth technical analysis of malicious code, analyze the inner workings, and develop defensive countermeasures.

·         Analyze network transports and application layer packets and identify packet details.

·         Identify anomalies at the packet level and develop signatures to support various collection platforms.


·         Demonstrated analytic ability to discover unknown, suspicious or exploitation activity.

·         Deep knowledge of tools and techniques to assess network traffic at the application layer.

·         Implementation experience with routers, switches, firewalls, and IDS.

·         Programming/scripting experience in Java, Python, bash, Perl, Ruby, etc.

·         Experience with Kali Linux

·         Experience with network tools such as Wireshark, Ethereal, SNORT, Nessus, tcpdump, tcp wrapper, IDS, ISS scanner, eEye.


·         Experience with tools such as XKEYSCORE and/or GENESIS.

One or more of the following certifications:

·         CCISP - Certified Critical Infrastructure Security Professional

·         CISM - Certified Information Security Manager

·         CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional

·         SSCP - Systems Security Certified Practitioner

·         GIAC - Global Information Assurance Certification

·         CSP - RSA Certified Security Professional

·         CPP - Certified Protection Professional


Working Conditions:

Work is typically based in a busy office environment and subject to frequent interruptions. Business work hours are normally set from Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm, however some extended or weekend hours may be required. Additional details on the precise hours will be informed to the candidate from the Program Manager/Hiring Manager.

Physical Requirements:

May be required to lift and carry items weighting up to 25 lbs. Requires intermittent standing, walking, sitting, squatting, stretching and bending throughout the work day.

Background Screening/Check/Investigation:

Successful Completion of a Background Screening/Check/Investigation will be required as a condition of hire.

Employment Type: Full-time


Federal Data Systems, LLC offers competitive compensation, a flexible benefits package, career development opportunities that reflect its commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.  Benefits include, not all inclusive – Medical, Vision & Dental Insurance, Paid Time-Off & Company Paid Holidays, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities.


This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.


Federal Data Systems, LLC (FEDDATA) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. That does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. 

Are you a returning applicant?
Previous Applicants:

If you do not remember your password click here.

Back to Search Results

New Search

Powered By Taleo

Previous Applicants:

If you do not remember your password click here.

Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + Poly
Fort Meade, Maryland
United States
Not Specified
Job Number:

Send me email alerts for similar jobs