CACI International Cyber Security Analyst in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

The Cyber Security Analyst identifies system security vulnerabilities and designs or deploys solutions that support a high availability system and enhances security compliance baselines using COTS and GOTS enterprise level cyber security tools and applications.

The Cyber Security Analyst must be able to work independently or leading teams to perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, risk assessments, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for computer security products and systems.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Understand and identify new vulnerabilities and attack vectors to actively hunt for threats across multiple networks.

  • Assist with creating sensor/packages to support custom security requirements and building of Splunk dashboards that provide comprehensive security awareness to senior leadership.

  • Collaborate with clients regarding the nature of the system vulnerabilities and recommended remediation steps.

  • Have ability to use various COTS and custom platforms to gather security statistic to proactively scan the enterprise for malware.

  • Ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

  • Test and monitor computer systems, including coordinating the installation of computer programs and systems.

  • Analyze and study complex system requirements.

  • Apply the Concept of Operations (CONOPs) set of disciplines for the planning, analysis, design, construction and operation of information systems across a major sector of the organization.

  • Develop analytical and computational techniques and methodology for problem solutions.

  • Test, debug, and assist in the refinement of system products.

  • Prepare required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation.

  • Assist in establishing standards for information security systems procedures.

Work Location: McLean, VA

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience in performing cyber security incident response and cyber/insider threat analysis for an IT enterprise.

  • Demonstrated experience using Splunk Enterprise Security to analyze IT system activity for indication of malicious use.

  • Demonstrated ability to organize, plan, and prioritize multiple tasks so that work is completed on schedule.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical concepts and project information clearly and concisely to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Good interpersonal, organizational, writing, communications, and briefing skills.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Familiarity with cyber security and computer network defense topics

  • Experience with the operations and on-going responsibilities of a Security Operations Center (SOC).

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate degree

  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree

  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

Certifications:

  • Certifications such as CISSP, Security and/or Scrum Master (CSM) are desired

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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Job Location

US-Reston-VA-VIRGINIA SUBURBAN

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.