CACI International Mission Infrastructure Specialist in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

You will provide cyber incident response on a mission-critical program whose purpose is rapid response to cyber incidents and proactive monitoring for malicious cyber activity. You will perform incident response, assessment, triage, and after-action reporting; forensic analysis; and asset recovery efforts.

More About the Role:

  • Support monitoring, risk analysis and management activities for national critical infrastructure

  • Provide incident after action reports, summaries, compliance audit findings, and other situational awareness information to customer and other stakeholders

  • Manage incident response and reporting, including production of threat or target information within the network or enclave environment

  • Interface with external organizations to ensure appropriate and accurate dissemination of incident and other CND information

  • Develop Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) establishing reporting criteria, structure, and operational reports

  • Provide technical support, analysis, and recommendations in areas such as: Perimeter Defense; Computer Network Defense (CND); Incident Handling; Vulnerability Management/Reporting; Risk Analysis and Readiness; Strategic Planning Analysis

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Experience with open-source research of technical topics (firmware analysis, device fingerprinting, known vulnerabilities, public exploits, etc.)

  • Experience performing analysis on bulk datasets to identify trends, make assessments

  • Demonstrated experience using technical analysis to identify trends, anomalies, and opportunities in large data sets by leveraging commercial and sponsor tools, as well as custom-developed scripts/algorithms

  • Proficiency working in a Linux environment - Centos, Ubuntu, Fedora, Solaris, Backtrack

  • Understanding of network/cyber security, penetration testing, and information security practices

  • Experience with OpenVPN / SSH tunneling, iptables traffic redirection

  • Database experience, to include writing complex queries (e.g. Oracle, MySQL)

  • Experience troubleshooting network performance (e.g. Wireshark, TCPdump, etc.)

  • Experience using scripting languages for automation, parsing data sets, and network monitoring (e.g. Bash, Python, etc.)

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Adaptability to an environment subject to quick turnarounds, and a changing playing field

  • Ability to handle routine tasks while continuing to further strategic and automation efforts

  • Willingness to learn and grow into a rather unique role; balancing technical expertise with interpersonal skills, while building professional relationships

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 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. 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 proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.