Full Job Description
Edgewater Federal Solutions is a privately held government contracting firm located near Frederick, MD. The company was founded in 2002 with the vision of being highly recognized and admired for supporting customer missions through employee empowerment, exceptional services and timely delivery. Edgewater Federal Solutions is ISO 9001, 20000-1, 270001 certified, appraised at CMMI Level 3 Maturity for Development and Services, and has been named in the Top Workplaces in the Greater Washington Area Small Companies for 2018 and 2019.
The Cyber Threat Analyst applies a broad understanding of tactical to strategic level intelligence analysis of cyber threats, vectors, and actors in support of cyber defense and computer network operations. The Cyber Threat Analyst will provide support to the DOE IN Project in Washington, DC.
Advises on the uses of forensics, network vulnerability, and malware analysis to conduct both technical analysis of cyber threats and events as well as all-source analysis of cyber threats, their vectors, and capabilities.
Uses both open source data and classified reporting to analyze and document the political, economic, social, and behavioral aspects of malicious cyber activity and provide situational awareness of local, regional, and international cyber threats, including attribution analysis of cyber organizations, programs, capabilities, motivations and intent to conduct cyberspace operations.
Produce strategic all source analysis products and assessments for cyber intelligence assessments regarding adversary strategy, doctrine, intent, telecommunications infrastructure (cyberspace), and capabilities including compromise of networks or weapon systems, cyberattack methodologies, and vulnerabilities.
Perform assessments to cover a range of topics including telecommunications networks and information systems to include industrial control systems, navigation aids and systems, and use of information operations.
Review and triage open-source, commercial, and classified threat intel/Indicators of Compromise
Identify and baseline current and emerging threat actor TTPs
Identify newly released vulnerabilities, exploits, malware
Coordinate response actions/recommendations with security operations and information assurance teams Advise the DOE-IN leadership on key developments
Perform internal/external collaboration on threat and mission related requirements
Active Top Secret/SCI or Q clearance
Bachelor's degree with at least 4 - 10 years' experience
Experience in information security, specifically with penetration testing, intrusion detection, incident response or digital forensic
Experience in coordinating complex response activities with IT services department
It has been and continues to be the policy of Edgewater Federal Solutions to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, and/or other status protected by applicable law.