ShorePoint is seeking a Cybersecurity Analyst for a Federal client in Chantilly, Virginia. The Cybersecurity Analyst provides 24×7 analysis and collection of relevant incident information for further investigation and possible escalation, as well as logs, tracks, prioritizes, and reports cyber incidents according to standard incident reporting protocols and categories as outlined in the CSOC SOP. The Cybersecurity Analyst also provides support for internal/external investigations to include combining disparate data sources to identify anomalous trends and activities, and acknowledging and disseminating vulnerability alerts, bulletins, and other taskings.

ShorePoint is a Cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are  This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the Cybersecurity market.

 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provides detection, identification, and reporting of possible cyber-attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities
  • Characterizes and performs analysis of network traffic and system data to identify anomalous activity and potential threats to resources
  • Performs security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise
  • Performs cyber incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations which enable expeditious remediation
  • Tracks and documents cyber incidents from initial detection through final resolution
  • Analyzes and assesses damage to the data / infrastructure as a result of cyber incidents
  • Performs cyber incident trend analysis and reporting

Required Skills

  •  Proficient in Windows and Linux Operating Systems
  •  Experience working in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment
  •  Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment
  •  Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies
  • Working knowledge of database and operations system security
  • Understanding of latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage mutliple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met
  • Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to make decisions and resolve problems effectively – Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice

Education Requirement

  • BS or equivalent experience in related field

Years of Experience Requirement

  • Minimum/General Experience: 5+ years

Certification Requirement

  • IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification required

Location

  • Chantilly, VA

Security Clearance

  • Must posses an active TS/SCI w/Polygraph

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