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Junior Cyber Incident Response Team Analyst in Beltsville at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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Job Description

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  • The Junior CIRT Analyst will provide monitoring and incident response support for one of three standard shifts covering 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.
  • Contributes to a team working with Intrusion Detection Systems, threat intelligence, and incident response playbooks.
  • The junior analyst will provide input to daily shift reports, briefings, and remediation coordination with personnel around the world.
  • Develops input and supports the ongoing maintenance of the CIRT knowledge base.
  • Identifies and promotes process improvements.

Job Requirements

General Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in network technology, management or operation with increasing responsibilities. Demonstrated oral and written communications skills. Previous security operations center (e.g., SOC) experience would be preferred.
  • Knowledge of ITIL based service delivery principles and best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to support projects and tasks within an agile and dynamic operational environment
  • Previous experience working with cross functional and interdisciplinary project teams to achieve tactical and strategic objectives.

Specialized Experience:

  • General knowledge of network security monitoring and computer incident handling and response capability and tools, to include IDS, IPS, DLP, etc.
  • General knowledge of network protocols, enterprise architecture, and network security systems and products.
  • Technical expertise that provides ability to deploy and maintain open source network security monitoring and assessment tools.
  • Solid writing skills to support technical user guide documentation, standard operating procedures, and response playbooks.
  • Ability to support developing and conducting detailed, technical, and hands on training.
  • Demonstrated analytical and communications skills.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.