• Senior Cyber Analyst

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    ID
    2019-3284
    Category
    Information Technology
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

     

    Evolver is a technology company serving the Federal, Commercial, and Legal markets that addresses client challenges in the present and transitions clients into the future by introducing efficient and effective IT solutions. Established in 2000, Evolver has successfully grown to be a trusted technology leader. Evolver’s efforts and growth have been recognized by leading publications and organizations, including Inc. 5000 for five consecutive years, and most recently “Future 50” from SmartCEO. With a dedicated focus on client satisfaction, Evolver has proven its value time and time again, from managing day-to-day operations to skillfully navigating the implementation and support of new technologies. Evolver’s core competencies are infrastructure, application development, cybersecurity, cloud, end-user support, data analytics and legal services.

     

    We believe our employees are key to our success and continued growth. We attract and retain our diverse workforce by promoting a work-life balance with generous and flexible time off, competitive compensation and benefits, and a commitment to professional development. When you join Evolver, you join a community of talented and dedicated individuals whose abilities, skills, and actions contribute to the success of the company.

     

    Evolver is seeking a Senior Cyber Analyst to work in Reston, VA.

     

     

     

    Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

    Maverick Cyber Defense seeks exceptionally qualified individuals to serve as a Senior Cyber Fusion Analyst in support of a DIA contract. The Intelligence Community Security Coordination Center (IC SCC) is a federal cyber center with a mission to ensure the execution of defensive activities, coordinate security monitoring across the IC, and maintain awareness of security-related threats, events, and incidents. 
    The Sr. Cyber Fusion Analyst will work with a team of Analysts to collect and research cyber activities and threats to assess origin and impact to the Intelligence Community. They will mentor Jr. Analysts and lead the way with developing the proper context, content, and format for all outgoing communiques. They help write and distribute reports and tips to help harden and defend various IC organizations' systems. In this role, the Sr. Cyber Fusion Analyst will identify, publish, and/or distribute known countermeasures to the IC. They will assist the Analysis Lead with proofreading IC SCC products prior to IC distribution. They attend briefings and meetings with the Director and Deputy Director to provide analysis data, metrics, and recommendations as required. 
    Sr. Cyber Fusion Analysts conduct analysis on current cyber threats and topics and provide insight to other analysts, Security Operations Centers (SOCs), Computer Emergency Response Teams (CERTs), and other IC Elements as appropriate. They will collect, triage, and analyze leads to track vulnerabilities. Working closely with the Vulnerability Management team, they provide prioritized recommendations to mitigate identified or detected issues. They work alongside the Tools, Services, and Engineering team to provide requirements and input for IC SCC related tools, sites, and applications. They will hold sessions with the Cyber Analysis community and collect technical and service requirements where the IC SCC may be able to provide more value as the core of IC Cyber activity. When necessary, they will aid the overall effort for conducting the Risk Management Framework (RMF) on IC SCC systems. 
     

    Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

    The position of Sr. Cyber Fusion Analyst shall possess the following qualifications: 

    • A Bachelor's Degree plus 6 years of industry experience preferred; or equivalent education/experience. 
    • Strong communications skills: writing, briefings, and presentations 
    • Experience using Office products to include Word and Excel 
    • Excellent understanding of cybersecurity vulnerabilities and threats 
    • Expertise with cyber-related terms and technologies (i.e., SSH, MD5, SHA-256) 
    • Proficiency regarding cyberattack/cyber defense concepts (i.e., buffer overflow, DDoS, phishing, IDS, IPS, and firewalls) 
    • Understanding of the NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD) and Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) 
    • Understanding of software vulnerabilities (identification and patching) 
    • Familiarity with the Malware Information Sharing Platform (MISP) a plus 
    • Required DoD 8570 Certifications: IAT Level II or higher AND 

    CSSP Analyst. Outstanding candidates will be provided 6 months to achieve certification(s). 

    EOE Statement

    At Evolver, we foster teamwork, growth, individuality and entrepreneurialism. We value employee opinions and encourage them to make a difference by getting involved and being thought-leaders. As a part of the Evolver team, we actively promote a working and learning environment that supports a highly qualified workforce and a quality of work life that is based on trust and respect for all employees resulting in a healthy and trusting organizational culture.

    Evolver, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. Evolver offers a comprehensive benefits plan including (but not limited to): medical, dental, vision, 401(k), life, AD&D and short term and long term disability insurance.