Cyber Network Defense ( CND )

Perspecta   •  

Bellevue, NE

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 39 days ago

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Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation’s most important work. We’re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves—to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways—not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta’s talented and robust workforce—14,000 strong—stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let’s make an impact together.

Perspecta has an immediate need for a Cyber Network Defense (CND) in Bellevue, NE.

Responsible for operating, maintaining, and defending the confidentiality, integrity and availability of USSTRATCOM’s mission critical networks and implements escalation notification procedures.

Candidate must be able to perform the following tasks:

Provide CND support in the following areas:

Provide Subject Matter Expert advice for hardware

Provide network operations and maintenance for this critical network defense infrastructure

Protect the confidentiality, integrity & availability of the customer’s data

Monitor equipment for misconfigurations, anomalous activity, and network intrusion attempts

Monitor, detect, analyze, and respond to network defense incidents

Review, interpret, log and act upon cyber intelligence reports as necessary

Review and respond to SPAM reported by users

Maintain domain antivirus support systems

Initiate incident response & handling, and assist with forensic analysis

Monitor and use network security systems to include Firewalls, IPS/IDS, review SNORT rules and alerts

Use network forensics tools, email content scanner, NetFlow collection/display systems, network replay devices, among other network defense software and tools

Maintain a 24/7 work schedule; and meet Department of Defense CND certification requirements

Document daily events accurately with details and brief coworkers and leadership on events


Education and Experience Required:

Degree in Information Technology

4+years’ experience in Network Administration and/or Network Security

Knowledge and Skills Required:

Basic use of Command line interface

Meet DoD 8570 requirements for IAT-II w/ CND certification within 4-months

Strong desire to learn and work in a live Network Operations and Security environment

Willingness to work shift to provide 24/7/365 operations support

Windows Administration skills

Microsoft Office user skills

Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) credential

TS clearance, eligible for special accesses