Cybersecurity Research Analyst

D-Tech - Herndon, VA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $72,000 - $100,000 a year
Job Description:
Work with the architect and integration team to implement the latest internet security standard and functions
Perform use case analysis and create user functional and system requirements for web applications
Conduct mathematical modeling and create application-specific data models and architecture
Participate in design discussions, reviews, daily standup, and customer meetings
Define and analyze system functions and conduct various cybersecurity tests using software tools
Prepare technical reports, white papers, and user documentations
Collaborate with marketing and engineering teams to support customers
Attend various technical and professional conferences. Local and out-of-state travel (less than 10%)

BS or BA degree in science, math, system engineering, or a related field with 2+ years of experience
Knowledge and experience in internet and cybersecurity, good understanding of NIST security controls (SP-800 series), and related experience
Knowledge and experience with various network-based and host-based security tools, e.g. Snort, Splunk, Nmap, Wireshark, Metasploit, OSSEC, Suricata, etc.
Excellent analysis, problem solving, and communication skills. Good writing skill is a must-have.
Knowledge and experience in software development, usability and requirement analysis are preferred
Great organizational ability and capability to work in a fun, fast-paced environment