CACI International Computer Network Defense Analyst (CNDA) in Fort Meade, Maryland
Computer Network Defense Analyst (CNDA)
Job Category: Intelligence
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
CACI is seeking skilled Computer Network Defense Analyst (CNDA) of all skill levels for a variety of roles to support core Intelligence Community (IC) missions. Our national security depends on technology as never before, and this dependence is growing at an ever-increasing rate. As a cyber professional in the intelligence community, you will work as part of a team on the frontlines of defense against our cyber adversaries. CACI needs cyber professionals with technical expertise and a driving desire to remain at the forefront of their field. Help protect national security interests as part of the world’s most advanced team of cyber professionals.
What You’ll Get to Do
As a Computer Network Defense Analyst, you will Use information collected from a variety of computer network defense resources (including intrusion detection system alerts, firewall and network traffic logs, and host system logs) to identify, analyze, and report events that occur, or might occur, within the technical environment.
More About the Role
Use your analytic ability to perform technical analysis for exploitation of an identified activity that is of an unknown or suspicious origin.
Proficient with relevant CN0 and SIGINT tools and databases used for the customer mission.
Ability to effectively communicate formal documentation of analysis and/or research results.
Subject Matter Expert in one or more fields appropriate to Intelligence.
Serve as a Subject Matter Expert for working groups and meetings with partner organizations/agencies.
Analyze intelligence information and technical data, analyzing exploitation opportunities, documenting information and processes.
Gather intelligence information of an identified activity through SIGINT and/or other intelligence disciplines.
Interpret analytical results, writing, and editing skills at a technical/professional level.
Manage internal and external customer relations.
Task, research, process, report, and dissemination of collection, information, or final products.
Comprehend and interpret technical data through knowledge of technologies and topologies.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications
Active TS SCI clearance with polygraph is required to start.
Minimum of 6-15 years of work experience (after HS) in network and vulnerability support analysis, such as: computer engineering; computer network security; computer networking of information assurance; computer science; or computer programming.
Information assurance certification (DOD 8570 Directive) CompTIA, Network+, CSSP, Security+, EC-Council, CEH.
Work experience shall include two to three years of Intelligence Community experience in network and vulnerability analysis.
These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have
Have a working knowledge of forensic media analysis, performed in-depth diagnostic analysis of computer and network intrusions, determined if modifications have been made to a suspect system(s) and the vector by which that modification occurred.
Performed in-depth analysis of computer and network intrusion incident data and in-depth technical analysis of network traffic with the goal of detecting malicious activity.
Performed long-term and time sensitive, in-depth technical analysis of malicious code (malware), analyzing the inner workings, and developing defensive countermeasures.
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.
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 required by Executive Order 14042, Federal contractor employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 regardless of the employee’s duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination before starting employment with CACI.