Mantech Herndon , VA 20170
Entering ManTech s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a Top 100 Global Technology Company by Thomson Reuters. We have earned this and many other accolades over the years for our dedication to serving the missions of our nation s most important customers:
U.S. Intelligence, Defense and Federal Civilian agencies. All know us as a trusted partner offering best-in-class solutions in cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, and systems and software engineering tailored to meet their specific requirements.
Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented CIRT Countermeasures Analyst, in the Herndon, Virginia area, with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
The NIS Division provides mission solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations.
Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer s success is driving our growth.
The CIRT Countermeasures Analyst on this Agency-level Cyber Security support contract duties including:
Subject matter expertise in the 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,
Manages and administers the tuning of rules, signatures, and custom content for specialized CND applications and systems
Identifies potential conflicts with implementation of any CND tools within the enterprise and develop recommendations to remediate these conflicts
Manages inter-agency relationships with partner organizations to facilitate mission execution
Innovates creative solutions to challenging problems
Provides logical use case development
Provides and tracks requirements to engineering partners
Identifies gaps in visibility or coverage of cyber defense systems
Prepare and brief management and partner organizations on current state/proposed solutions
Prepare data analytics and reporting
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, writing, communications, and briefing skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrated expertise utilizing SIEM tools for use case development and application
Minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in Cyber Security, InfoSec, Security Engineering, Network Engineering with emphasis in cyber security issues and operations, computer incident response, systems architecture, data management
Familiarity with the following classes of enterprise cyber defense technologies:
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems
Network Intrusion Detection System/Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
Host Intrusion Detection System/Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
Network and Host malware detection and prevention
Network and Host forensic applications
Web/Email gateway security technologies
DOD 8570 IAT Level I or CSSP-IR
BS (bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, or other closely related IT discipline)
TS/SCI with Poly
Requires Bachelors degree or equivalent and 5 years of related experience. Minimum of four years experience in technology/tools specific to the target platforms.
Years of Experience
For more than 40 years, ManTech employees have been solving complex problems for the national security community. We are comprised of approximately 10,000 talented employees around the world.
We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Half our employees have a military background, and more than 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,000 active contracts with more than 40 different government agencies.
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