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Cyber Threat Analyst in San Antonio, TX at ManTech

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/5/2018

Job Description

Group: MCIS

Clearance Level Needed: TS/SCI

Shift: Day

Category: Cyber

The Innovative Security Solutions (ISS) Division provides cyber, security and intelligence solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced software capabilities to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer&s success is driving our growth.

Tasks associated with the position include, but are not limited to:

Analyze network traffic and unknown files to identify anomalies in compromised points of interest. Read, interpret, and analyze network traffic and related log files. Detect encrypted intrusions on the network. Collect full packet capture and associated artifacts for in-depth analysis. Scrutinize TCP/UDP, ICMP, DNS, HTTP, SMTP, IMAP, POP3, SMB, and other network protocols for manipulation, crafting, and IDS evasion by malicious actor(s). Use Linux and Windows tools to parse traffic for malicious activities. Extract files embedded within network traffic and analyze files using static, dynamic, and reverse engineering techniques to determine malicious behavior. Perform forensic analysis (to include network and file analysis and reverse engineering tasks) to determine the tradecraft and source of the threat. Assist agents with Open Source Intelligence, exploitation tools expertise, and traffic and file analysis during foreign collection operations. Conduct classified and open source research on existing and emerging threats. Write concise technical reports and traffic information for non-technical audience. Develop tools to assist with network analysis, malware analysis, and reverse engineering tasks.

Active TS/SCI security clearance required.

Job Requirements

Requires Bachelor¿s degree or equivalent and seven to nine years of related experience. Minimum of three years experience in technology/tools specific to the target platforms.