Cyber Intel Analyst

5 - 7 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Hanover, MD
5 - 7 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Job Description :

Responsibilities:

  • Employ engineering techniques and processes to analyze software to identify vulnerabilities.
  • Re-create programs to rebuild something similar to it, exploits its weaknesses, or strengthens its defenses.
  • Develop design specifications by inspection and analysis to offset various malware and to protect and defend government infrastructure.
  • Develop, research, and maintain proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer and network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and encryption.
  • Conduct vulnerability assessments/penetration tests of information systems.
  • Ensure software standards are met; designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
  • Perform in-depth detailed research of software and methodologies to build defensive and offensive technical capabilities.
  • Participate in formal technical briefing and proposals.
  • Perform system analysis, reverse engineering, and static, dynamic, and best-practice malware analytical methodologies on Windows, Android, or UNIX-based platforms.
  • Provide in-depth understanding of security concepts, protocols, processes, architectures, and tools (authentication and access control technologies, intrusion detection, network traffic analysis, incident handling, media/malware analysis, etc.), malware and programming skills to include C/C++ and Assembly language, and detailed understanding of how network-based attacks work at the operating system and/or protocol level.

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum five years of experience as a Malware Analyst.
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline.
  • A minimum of DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level I Certification.

Desired skills

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communications skills.

406949BR

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