Threat Analyst

Location: Ft. Huachuca, AZ
Date Posted: 06-27-2018
Job Title:                    Threat Analyst
Job Location:             Fort Huachuca, AZ
Salary:                        Competitive, Depends on Qualifications
Clearance:                  Current DoD active Top Secret/SCI
Travel:                        Up to 25% CONUS
 
Purpose:
The purpose of this task is to provide all personnel, equipment, supplies, facilities, transportation, tools, materials, supervision, and other items and non-personal services necessary to support the RCC-C
 
Responsibilities:
The Threat Analyst (DCO) installs updates to analysis rules to ensure emerging threats are detected, performs analysis of potential advanced persistent threats in addition to maintaining situational awareness of threats through interaction at Information Technology Security seminars and events and meetings. 
 
  • Provide situational awareness of evolving network threats trends:
  • Participate in CONUS Information Technology Security Seminars or Training events (i.e. Blackhat, Defense Readiness Condition (DEFCON), Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA), etc.);
  • Provide relevant technology feedback and forecasting of potential network and computer threats to supported activities based on information provided.
  • Provide a report to the COR and Technical Monitor within five (5) business days from returning from training event.
  • The report shall include the assessment of the event, new technology or processes that could be implemented, and other areas that will enhance the analysis process and security posture of the network(s).
  • DCO Specific Training: Conduct monthly training on specific DCO topics derived from previous incident analysis, security testing, lessons learned, and other self-directed research/study.
  • Documentation will include a program of instruction (POI) when developed internally and approved by the local COR, a list of attendees, and after action reports (AAR) with lessons learned. 
  • Install updates to event analysis rules sets and analyze operational impact.
 
Education:
 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Security or related field.
 
 
Required Certifications:
 
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH),
  • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA),
  • IAT Level II Baseline Certification
                                                                                          
Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • Minimum four (4) years demonstrated/practical hands-on experience performing all source intelligence analysis in a DoD network environment
  • Required training: CEH, GIAC certified Intrusion Analyst GCIA
*****POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON AWARDING OF A GOVERNMENT CONTRACT*****
About the company:
 
As a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) we are a provider of Information Technology (IT) professional services, software solutions and professional development training. Our core competencies evolved from leveraging IT enablers for knowledge management with an emphasis on Web Based Knowledge Portals and Portal Services, Server/System Services, SharePoint Development and System Administration and SQL Server Services. Our capabilities have expanded to include software development, technical training support and field support services.
 
Guiding Principles
•         Satisfy the customer - "Exceed expectations"
•         Set the Example - "Be out front"
•         Be Responsive - "Timing is everything"
•         Persevere - "Find a way"
 
Benefits
PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program:
•         Medical insurance
•         Dental insurance
•         Vision insurance
•         Supplemental benefits (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident).
•         Employer-sponsored Basic Life & AD&D Insurance
•         Employer-sponsored Long Term Disability
•         401(k)
 
Holidays and Annual Leave
•         10 Paid Holidays
•         120 hours PTO accrual


 
 
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