17-AC-005 Opening

Position Description

Position Identifier 17-AC-005
Professional Discipline Network Security
Position Title Network Security Analyst II
Work Location Northern Virginia
Required Clearance TS/SCI
Polygraph Required Yes
Required Education BS in a technical discipline
Required Experience 2 years in Network Security
Position Responsibilities
  • Conduct network vulnerability assessments,
  • Identify potential information assurance targets and develop protection strategies,
  • Analyze system event logs, pcap files, firewall logs, and other data sources to assess activity and risk,
  • Verify and document system and network security mechanisms and configuration settings, and
  • Prepare for and assist with Cyber Command readiness inspections.
Basic Qualifications
  • Strong understanding of information assurance and risk management,
  • Experience in DoD and IC information assurance policies, standards, and implementation guidance,
  • Basic understanding of networking protocols and network engineering principles,
  • Basic understanding of Linux and Windows operating systems,
  • Experience with packet level analysis tools, and
  • Experience with network vulnerability assessment tools such as eEye Retina, Splunk, and Nmap,
Required Travel No
Desired Skills
  • Proficient in one or more scripting languages such as Perl and Python.
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