Cyber Security SME

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 164 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 is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


• Cyber Security SME for the Sponsor isresponsible for providing recommendations on continuous improvement of theprocesses andarchitecturessupporting the overall Cyber Defense operational activities including, but not limited to: analysis, incident handling andreporting products, and thereporting lifecycle. • Ensures the effective operations of Sponsor IT systems andnetwork defenses, providing effective incident response capabilities, usable and effectivereports that address overall situational awareness. • This individual works to maximize the use of existing tools to correlate information and synthesize data into usable and actionableevents. • Identifies and provides anagile approach to the automation of any manual and inefficientprocesses that exist across thecyber defense program and towork with the Sponsor to recommend and implement technical solutions designed to return time to mission. • Provide recommendations for end-to-end analytical process • Provide technical/analytical recommendations for improvement to the Sponsor Cyber Defenders Team • Provide training, mentoring, and hands on help to raise the talent/skill level of Cyber Security Analysts • Work with the Sponsor Analyst Lead/Lead Engineer to improve metrics forreporting • Assist in indicatorreporting. • Provide insight into latestthreats and countermeasures • Provide insight into industry trends and make recommendations on future direction for the program. • Location will be Bethesda or McLean


Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD. Required Skills: • TS/SCI with a poly • BS in EE, CE, CS or other closely related IT or Cyber Security discipline • 10+ years of progressively responsible experience in Cyber Security, InfoSec, Security Engineering, Network Engineering with emphasis in cyber security issues and operations, computer incident response, systems architecture, data management. • CISSP Certification Desired Skills: • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

Job ID 2017-47509