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Job #: R-00005687
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking candidates to perform in the position of Cyber Threat Analyst/Contractor Team Chief. An ACTIVE TS/SCI with Polygraph is REQUIRED in order to be considered. This position will provide analytical support to the Office of Counterintelligence, Cyber Security team. They will ensure that all required reports are complete with minimal errors and within established time frames. The selected candidate will also provide task such as, but not limited to technical security countermeasures, review processes/procedures, evaluation CI activities and ensure analysts teammates are trained on current standard operating procedures (SOPs).

  • Provide long range analytical forecasts of agency threats and recommend countermeasures, evaluate and interpret all-source information as it pertains to organizational security, analyze international agreements involving the agency and establish sharing contracts
  • Establish and publish finished intelligence of information, prepare briefs as required related to counterintelligence cyber threats, provide research and analysis in support of technology protection and provide daily analysis of the distribution of information within the Intelligence Community (IC) to DoD, state and local Law Enforcement as well as selected parties
  • Assimilate and evaluate all-source information that concerns the counterintelligence, counterterrorism and counter espionage against agency programs, technology and information systems
  • Liaise with members of the DoD, IC, and various other entities to keep abreast of current CI issues as required
  • Prepare briefs, related to any or all counterintelligence/cyber security matters to include site technical support and system administration for delivery to internal and external audiences at the executive level
  • Produce 36 weekly actionable Technical CI Cyber threat reports in collaboration with teammates, partners and Intelligence Community (IC) peers, as necessary. Threats reports will include:
  • Threat data collected and reported by Technical CI Cyber team and network security personnel, Intelligence reported by the IC, Fusion of all source threat analysis derived from multiple intelligence sources (INTS), Imagery when available, Information that can be used to inform security decisions
  • Produce 8 monthly Technical CI Cyber threat reports in collaboration with teammates, partners and IC peers as necessary to include, but not limited to a complication of data collected, reported intelligence, fused all-source threats and imagery
  • Produce annual Technical CI Cyber threat studies in collaboration with teammates, partners and IC peers as necessary to include compilation of data collected and reported in Intelligence Information Reports (IIRs) and quarterly products, raw and finished Intelligence reported by the IC, fused all source threat analysis derived from multiple INT's., imageryand aAnalytic judgments, intelligence gaps, and overall technical threats
  • Produce 6 CI Information Reports and IIRs from data collected and reported by either the Technical CI Cyber team or cyber security personnel, to include coordination with teammates and stakeholders to ensure accuracy of reported information, cross referencing local information reporting with IC reporting, clear and concise writing to briefly convey threat and responsiveness to IC priority collections requirements
  • Perform inquiries of anomalous activity using automated investigative tools, such as M3, Palantir, TAC, ARCSIGHT, RSA Security Analytics, CCD, QLIX, TIDE and/or Criss Cross
  • Provide Technical CI advice and expertise in support of CI inquiries, operations and issues
  • Develop leads by detecting anomalous activity, conducting open source and classified research, and liaison with internal and external partners
  • Conduct research, evaluate collection, and perform analysis on Technical CI intelligence topics of interest to leadership, analysts and customers
  • Demonstrate an ability to draw high-quality, appropriate and objective conclusions from information in a timely manner
  • Research, analyze, and synthesize All-Source data to identify patterns, commonalities, and linkages
  • Demonstrate current subject matter expertise on Technical CI Cyber issues, threats and trends, such as Cyber threats and Technical Surveillance threats
  • Demonstrate and master the ability to self-edit and produce clearly written, properly sourced and grammatically correct intelligence products that adhere to established style guide and template standards
  • Demonstrate proficiency in use of bottom-line-up-front (BLUF) writing
  • Display an ability to collaborate with internal and external IC/Cyber community members
  • Coordinate CI Cyber activities originating from Enterprise Incident Response Events
  • Conduct liaison between CI Office and Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC)
  • Perform threat analysis, threat forecasts, threat alerts, and recommend countermeasures

  • Bachelor's Degree and possess a minimum of 11 years Threat Analysis experience, of which at least 5 of those years include Technical Threat Analysis experience or cyber investigations. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree

  • Be a credentialed graduate of an accredited federal or DoD CI training academy
  • Possess a Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics disciplines
  • Possess post-graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics disciplines
  • Demonstrated experience with foreign adversaries' security and intelligence services, terrorist organizations, and threats posed to the US Government

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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