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Senior Security Analyst (Part Time Position)

Are you passionate about solving challenging problems?
Do you thrive being a critical part of an elite team of like-minded people?
How would you like for your next career move to take you to the next level?

If any of this sounds appealing, look no further.

Job Description: 

This position is Part Time from Fri-Sat & Sat-Sun 10PM EST-10:30AM EST.

Analytic Staff Personnel shall meet the following Personnel Knowledge Requirements:

  • TCP/IP.
  • Packet Analysis.
  • SIEM Operation.
  • Understanding of how exploits work and appear within network traffic.
  • Intrusion Detection Technology.
  • Understanding of root kits, exploits, and other types of malware.
  • Awareness and understanding of popular attack tools (e.g.. Zeus, Blackhole, Slowloris, LOIC, Cryptolocker, Pony Loader, etc.).
  • Ability to communicate effectively the actual status of an incident, attack, or other cyber issue.
  • Awareness of tradecraft used by Nation State APT actors.
  • Capability to support the following systems:  ArcSight SIEM; Splunk; Novetta Cyber Analytics; FireEye MPS Suite; Snort IDS; Bro IDS; Fidelis XPS; CloudShield Trusted Cyber Solution Orchestrator; Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics; Counterattack Active Defense.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • A Bachelors Degree.  A Masters Degree may be substituted for 4 years of general work experience.
  • Will have 8 years of general work experience and 6 years of relevant experience in functional responsibility.
  • Provides support for complex computer network exploitation and defense techniques to include deterring, identifying and investigating computer and network intrusions.
  • Providing incident response and remediation support.
  • Performing comprehensive computer surveillance/monitoring, identifying vulnerabilities; developing secure network designs and protection strategies, and audits of information security infrastructure.
  • Provides technical support for continuous monitoring, computer exploitation and reconnaissance; target mapping and profiling; and, network decoy and deception operations in support of computer intrusion defense operations.
  • Provides technical support for forensics services to include evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis and data recovery, in support of computer crime investigation.
  • Researches and maintains proficiency in open and closed source computer exploitation tools, attack techniques, procedures and trends.
  • Performs research into emerging threat sources and develops threat profiles.
  • Provides technical support for a comprehensive risk management program identifying mission critical processes and systems; current and projected threats; and system vulnerabilities.

Experience and Education Equivalents: 

  • CEH, eCPPT, GCFW, GCIH, other relevant IT security certifications, or advanced vendor certifications such as Splunk Certified Architect or SourceFire Certified Administrator equate to 2 years of general experience each; Security+, Network+, GSEC, or other relevant IT security product certifications such as Tenable Certified Nessus Auditor, ArcSite Certified Systems Analyst, or SnortCP equate to 1 year of general experience each.
  • High school diploma with 8 years of of experience in Functional Responsibility area may be substituted for a Bachelors Degree.
  • 12 years for a Masters Degree. 
  • CISSP, CISM, OSCP or ISO 27001 certifications equate to 3 years of experience in Functional Responsibility.

Security Clearance:

  • Active Top Secret security clearance required.

So, what does Novetta do?

We focus on three core areas: Cyber, Entity, and Multi-Int Analytics. Our products are focused on processing and analyzing vast amounts of data in these core areas. Our services are focused on helping our customers move from complexity to clarity. At Novetta, we bridge the gap between what our customers think they can do and what they aspire to achieve.

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our Core Values:

  • Integrity: We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.
  • Customer Mission Success: Customer mission success drives our daily efforts—we strive always to exceed customer expectations and focus on mission success beyond contractual commitments.
  • Employee Focus: We value our employees and demonstrate our commitment to them by providing clear communications, outstanding benefits, career development, and opportunities to work on problems and technical challenges of national significance.
  • Innovation: We believe that innovation is critical to our success – that discovering new and more effective ways to achieve customer mission success is what makes us a great company.

With our amazing referral program, you could be eligible to earn
outstanding rewards for referring qualified new hires to Novetta.

Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability,
protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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