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Job #: R-00026609
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Category: Intel
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

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Job Description:

The Senior Technical Expert will provide senior expertise to automate the Cyber Behavior Analysis tradecraft to include detection,
linking, and sharing of the full spectrum of malicious cyber actor behavior.

Conduct analysis using technical understanding of malicious activity on hosts and across networks utilizing understanding of the detection and countering mechanisms available for defense of both hosts and networks.


Responsible for multiple Cyber & SIGINT Task Orders on a large cyber program. This position is part of the program PMO and reports directly to the program manager. The work is in a fast paced, teaming environment. The position is responsible for the staffing of TTOs and conducting customer outreach on a daily/weekly basis. Proven management skills with program personnel and customers is critical. Along with people management skills, technical cyber and SIGINT leadership within the TTOs is key to success. Must have the ability to write technical reports and organize data.

 - Perform static analysis, dynamic analysis, network attack characterization and reconstruction, and the development of mitigation strategies.

 - Conduct analysis of all types of computer code, particularly malicious code (malware.)

 - Develop an agile responsive strategy for coordinating and evaluating tasking of systems and sites.

 - The Analyst will use commercial forensics tools to image and review computer drives and data, determine if an incident occurred, and discover the intrusion method.

 - Perform extensive post-mission, produce technical intelligence reports in support of special programs and provide expertise and leadership to the team in the development of analytical models and assessments.

 - Duties may include writing forensics and/or incident response reports, investigating computer attacks, and extracting data from electronic systems and training team members on analysis, tools or reporting.

 - Information assurance, cyber security activities to include information security enhancements, product upgrades and development of automated analysis tools, or have expertise with analyzing complete cyber problems and providing innovative solutions.

Must be able to:

Author scripts
Create tools
Create automation for CBAS
Use Jupiter Notebook
Finger Prints

Must have experience with:

Malware and forensic Analysis Tools, Network Analysis Tools, SIGINT Development Suite (Xkeyscore, DNIPresnter, DX), Corporate data stores, prototype development, and end-to-end analysis of intrusions into information systems.

Basic Qualifications: 


Shall have a minimum of 15 Years of work experience and a Bachelors Degree in an applicable field (such as math, science, computers, engineering, information assurance).

External Referral Eligible


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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