CACI International Cyber Defense Operations Specialist in Cape Canaveral, Florida
Cyber Defense Operations Specialist
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: None
Type of Travel: None
What You’ll Get to Do
Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At CACI you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Currently, CACI is seeking four (4) motivated, career and customer-oriented Cyber Mission operations Specialist (various Labor Category Levels) to join our team in Cape Canaveral, FL; Santa Maria, CA; El Segundo, CA; and Las Cruses, NM
Performs as the technical expert
Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.
Directly manages security incidents (e.g., coordinate documentation, work efforts, resource utilization within the organization) from inception to final after-action reporting.
Coordinates enterprise incident response efforts, including command and control functions, in response to cyber security incidents.
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
Analyzes and assesses damage to the data / infrastructure because of cyber incidents
Writes and publishes cyber incident reports detailing incident findings and mitigation/remediation recommendations.
Develops and documents incident response guidance, processes, and procedures.
Considered a Lead and may manage the work of others
Proficient in Windows and Linux operating systems.
Working knowledge of current COTS Cybersecurity technologies.
Working knowledge of database and operating system security.
Understanding of latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.
Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously; coordinating resources and ensuring scheduled goals are met.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
Ability to effectively interact with various levels of senior management is necessary.
Ability to make decisions and resolve problems effectively
Seek out information and data to evaluate, prioritize and formulate best solution or practice.
Must be able to multi-task, work independently and as part of a team, share workloads, and deal with sudden shifts in project priorities
Basic Required Qualifications:
Minimum Education: B.S. or equivalent experience in related field
Minimum/General Experience: 7-10+ years of related experience
Experience working in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
Experience with COTS technologies used in a Cybersecurity Operations Center environment desired
CSSP-IR (GCIH, CSIH, or CEH) certification required within 6 months
IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+, SSCP, or CCNA-Security) certification required
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 60 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.