Cyber Incident Anlyst Rspndr 3

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

DiversityWorking Chester, VA

Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7284529
AJE Ref #
576152676
Location
Chester, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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* Cyber Incident Anlyst Rspndr 3
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* Requisition ID:
16019932
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United States\-Virginia\-Chester
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* US Citizenship Required for this Position:
Yes
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* Relocation Assistance:
No relocation assistance available
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* Join Northrop Grumman as we protect the Commonwealth of Virginia's information technology infrastructure\.This position supports the Cyber Security Operations Center/Computer Security Incident Response Team \(CSIRT\) organization protecting the network security of tens of thousands of users on a 24/7/365 basis\. This position will be located in Chester, Virginia\.Put your years of experience into a future of excellence\.\.\. Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Cyber Incident Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in defining the future\.The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Virginia Information Technology Agency \(VITA\) program\. The Cyber Incident Analyst serves as a subject matter expert in the areas of vulnerability assessments, computer forensics, and incident handling\. The Cyber Incident Analyst Responder supports a Computer Emergency Response Team \(CERT\) organization protecting the network security of tens of thousands of users\.Roles and Responsibilities:

- Research various technologies used in penetration testing;Perform pen testing utilizing automated tools such as Core Impact and MetaSploit for various operating systems as requested
- Provide in\-depth analysis of incidents utilizing Guidance Software's Encase and similar tools when required
- Support and coordinate daily vulnerability assessment, threat assessment, mitigation and reporting activities in order to safeguard Agency information assets
- Develop incident response functions when appropriate and coordinate activities with site personnel when directed by management
- Conduct research pertaining to the latest viruses, worms, etc\., and the latest technological advances in combating unauthorized access to information
- Provides expert level support for security monitoring and analysis\.
- Coordinate incident response functions when appropriate and coordinate activities with field site personnel when directed by the Enterprise Operations Manager\.
- Support Security Operations in publishing incidents, alerts, advisories and bulletins as required\.Basic Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field \.\.\. or 4 additional years of equivalent professional experience required
- Minimum 7 years IT experience
- Minimum 4 years experience in penetration testing and vulnerability assessment environment
- Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
- Requires experience working with multiple operating systems and an understanding of TCP/IP, network protocols, firewall theory, and packet analysis\.
- Requires a working knowledge of network security analysis using industry standard intrusion detection systems \(e\.g\., Snort, McAfee, IBM, Cisco\)\.
- Requires an expert level of understanding of common TCP/IP\-based services, including DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, SMTP, etc\.
- Candidates should be proven team players with excellent oral and written communications skills\.
- Candidates must work well in a fast paced environment and have the ability to rapidly adapt to a changing environment\.
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- Encase Certified Examiner \(EnCE\)
- GIAC Certified Incident Handler \(GCIH\)
- GIACCertified Intrusion Analyst\(GCIA\)
- Certified Information Systems Security Professional \(CISSP\)
- Position prefers a candidate with a current Secret ClearanceNorthrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce\. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class\. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visitwww\.northropgrumman\.com/EEO\. U\.S\. Citizenship is required for most positions\.
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* _Cyber Incident Anlyst Rspndr 3_
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* _Virginia\-Chester_
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* _16019932_ .