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The Intelligence group provides high-end systems engineering and integration products and services, data analytics and software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and the Intelligence Community for more than 50 years, the Intelligence group helps our clients meet their mission needs by providing trusted advisors, leading-edge technologies, and innovative solutions.
The customer provides technical cyber guidance on use of various technologies; enhances the cyber posture and usability/ applicability; provides critical cyber guidance on infrastructure, networks and supply chain issues; conducts systems testing and evaluation, and delivers technical support to investigations and insider threat issues. The organization leverages technology, combined with subject matter expertise, to conduct these activities in support of the larger customer as well as Intelligence Community partners and stakeholders.
The customer is seeking expertise to assist with cyber investigative efforts, conduct network traffic analysis, support cyber focused network architecture reviews, assess data pertaining to network intrusions and/or cyber related attacks on equities, and assess Customer's operational technologies. This work includes but not limited to:
Analyze IP network traffic for cyber issues as it related to security, technical and operational vulnerabilities and risk.
Conduct network or networking technology assessments and write assessment reports based on findings
Cyber analytic experience, specifically familiarity with cyber actor TTPs
Provide insight into latest threats and countermeasures
Evaluate network operations using network management plat forms, auditing functions, and log reviews
Provide recommendations for end-to-end technical analysis
Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
ADDITIONAL SECURITY REVIEW PROCESS Requirement: All personnel coming into the organization undergo an additional security review that can take anywhere from 7 business days to 30 days or more.
Work independently with little supervision and shall be flexible to support customers located throughout the Washington Metro Area.
Experience working on TCP/IP networking projects and demonstrated experience with cyber security, and/or network security principles
Experience with troubleshooting, investigating issue associated with IP network products
including routers, switches, wireless networking, VPN's, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, IOT appliances
Demonstrated experience with communications protocols such as IP, TCP, UDP, MPLS, OPSF, IGRP, BGP
Knowledge and experience with encryption products, methodologies, configuration
Knowledge and experience with Network Packet Capture Appliances/Applications, such as Netwitness, Solera, Probe, Wireshark, Snort, Zeek
Knowledge and experience with network vulnerability scanners, web scanners, and database scanners, such as Nessus, Weblnspect, AppDetective
Experience with network management products such as HP OpenView, Solarwind
Experience with anonymous/privacy internet capabilities and supporting network architecture
Experience using Splunk to analyze proprietary US Government networks
Experience triaging sensitive US Government technical data
Experience performing penetration testing
Thorough understanding of proprietary current and legacy US Government communication systems
Experience with the SIGINT production chain and multiple USIC entities
Experience conducting or supporting technical investigative efforts
Bachelor's Degree or a minimum of 10 years’ experience in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience. 7+ years of network/cyber security experience in a secure environment.
Knowledge of Telephony Systems and VoIP
Experience with Windows Server (2008R2/2012R2), Windows Workstation (7/ 8.1), Linux (Redhat/ Debian), and OSX operating systems
Interface with vendors and third-party producers
Any of the following Certifications:
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional, Juniper NCSP, or Juniper NCP
Amazon Cloud Service Certification or similar cloud certification
Red Hat Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS)
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector—from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.
As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision
Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).