Date Posted: 2020-07-29
Subcategory: Cyber Eng/Archt
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment,
targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering &
integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the
Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated
professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while
delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.
Join our team today as we Redefine Ingenuity!
SAIC is looking for a person to support the mission to safeguard
and secure cyberspace in an environment where the threat of
cyber-attack is continuously growing and evolving. The person will
support the defense of the Information Technology (IT) networks
from cybersecurity threats by providing continuous monitoring
sensors (tools), diagnosis, mitigation tools, and associated
services to strengthen the security posture of Government networks.
The position supports the customer by monitoring and analyzing
threat data and security events and incidents in a classified IT
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Performs system administration of specialized CND applications
and systems to include installation, configuration, maintenance,
patching, and back-up/restore.
Manages and administers the updating of rules, signatures, and
custom content for specialized CND applications and systems.
Administers CND test beds and tests and evaluates new CND
applications or tools, rules/signatures, access controls, and
configurations of CND platforms. Identifies potential conflicts
with implementation of any CND tools within the enterprise and
develop recommendations to remediate these conflicts.
Creates, maintains, and refines network traffic flow diagrams
for the enterprise network which reflect the current state of all
security applications. Provides subject matter expertise in
creation, editing, and management of signatures, rules and filters
for specialized network defense systems including but not limited
to network and host-based IDS, IPS, firewall, web application
firewall, proxy and SIEM systems. Contributes to the completion of
milestones associated with specific projects.
Provide recommendation on continuous improvement of the
processes and architecture supporting the overall Cyber Defense
operational activities including, but not limited to, analysis,
incident handling and reporting products, and the reporting
Identify and provide an agile approach to the automation of any
manual or inefficient processes that exist across the cyber defense
Active TS/SCI with polygraph security clearance is required
Bachelor degree in computer science, computer engineering, or
equivalent experience plus minimum 10 years of relevant experience
Any cybersecurity certification such as Security+, CISSP, CISM,
Experience with AWS, Xacta360 and Risk Management Framework
4 or more years of experience working in an operational Security
Operations Center (SOC) as a cybersecurity professional, or amongst
a team with responsibility for similar functionality and
4 or more years of hands-on experience working with industry
standard solutions for some, or all, of the following: Security
Information and Events Management (SIEM), Vulnerability Assessment
and Management, Advanced Network Inspection/Analysis, Advanced
Malware Detection, Data Loss (DLP), Incident Response, Forensics
Tools, User Monitoring (UAM), and User Behavioral Analysis (UAB)
solutions Deep understanding of network security products and
techniques (Firewalls, ACLs, Radius, TACACS, etc.).
Maintain familiarity with known vulnerabilities and threats.
Knowledge of network monitoring and management tools (Splunk,
NMPA, Naggios, etc.).
Knowledge of Server and Database security.
Solid understanding of encryption technologies and
Excellent problem solving skills a must.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
DESIRED: Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides
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most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust
portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and
intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering,
IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and
emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our
own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative,
effective, and efficient solutions.
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