This position will support the DISA GSM-O II Task Number 07 (TN07) Joint Force Headquarters DODIN. GSM-O II provides network operations and cyber defense support to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of the DoD and COCOMs. The selected candidate shall support the detection, monitoring, correlation, remediation, and prevention of cyber threat activity targeting the DODIN. Understand the details of advanced persistent threats that impact the DODIN with an in-depth knowledge and ability to analyze, track, correlate, trend, and report on the TTPs utilized and countermeasures to secure, operate and defend.
- Analyze identified malicious network activity to determine weaknesses exploited, exploitation methods, effects on system and information.
- Assess network topology and device configurations identifying critical security concerns and providing security best practice recommendations.
- Review, correlate, and report on high priority endpoint threats and vulnerabilities to identify similar incidents/events, malicious tradecraft, TTPs of malicious activity, and indicators utilized to impact or target specific networks.
- Create situational awareness products to provide DoD components with detailed information related to vulnerabilities and appropriate mitigation strategies.
- Present cyber threat briefings, presentations to ensure situational awareness and current status are conveyed to senior leaders.
- Bachelor's degree in a related discipline with 4 to 8 years of applicable combined education and experience; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree
- Active DoD TS/SCI clearance and eligible for C/I Polygraph
- Must hold an active DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification
- Previous tools experience working with endpoint detection and response tools (ESS, Cisco AMP, Cortex XDR, Forti EDR, Sophos, Carbon Black EDR)
- Technical understanding in some of the following areas: network communication using TCP/IP protocols, basic system administration, basic understanding of malware (malware communication installation, or malware types).
- Intermediate knowledge of computer network defense operations (proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS, router/switch, or open source information collection)
- Working knowledge of threat and vulnerability analysis, routing protocols, routing, intrusion detection systems, intrusion protection systems, Domain Name Service, or network traffic analysis.
- Intermediate communications and presentations skills (verbal and written) enabling precise conveyance of information across all CC/S/A/FA with command and proper enunciation of the English language
- Security+ CE; GSEC
- ITIL v3 Foundation certified
Pay Range:Pay Range $78,000.00 - $141,000.00
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