Skip to Main Content

Cyber Defense Analyst II

JFL Consulting, LLC Springfield, VA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Mandatory Requirements: U.S. Citizenship and TS/SCI Clearance

Salary Range: $120,000 - $140,000

JFL Consulting is seeking a Cyber Defense Analyst II to join a highly technical team of cyber specialists. The applicant will be part of a small, mobile defensive cyber operations assessment team working with the most current network analysis, TAP technology, network forensics software, and network auditing COTS and open source tools available.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing and assessing all aspects of the customer’s mission by conducting full packet capture analysis of customer network traffic
  • Inspecting network traffic for non-authorized activity or any form of network exploitation and compromise using a variety of network security sensor applications
  • Analyzing data traffic inspection results and presenting results and findings in a clear and concise manner
  • Preparing reports and briefings to include recommendations for mitigation techniques
  • Running network modeling and configuration compliance/vulnerability scanning tools on computer networks
  • Working in a fast-paced environment to complete mission objectives

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer security, computer science, or computer engineering. In lieu of degree, a minimum of 5 years directly-related operational experience may be a substitute.
  • Possess or be able to gain the following professional information technology security certifications: CISSP or CompTIA Security+CE, a computing environment certification such as CCNA or Linux+, and one of the following - GCIA, CEH, GSNA, or CISA.
  • Strong experience with network security monitoring, threat hunting, network packet analysis, malware analysis, signature development, and shell scripting.
  • Ability to install, configure, and administer network security monitoring (NSM) software applications.
  • Troubleshooting skills in problems with software and hardware.
  • Configuring, managing and maintaining networking equipment.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Required to produce written technical reports and presentations and give briefings to technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Possess a working knowledge of computer network modeling software.
  • Possess a working knowledge of computer network vulnerability and compliance scanning/analysis software (e.g. Nessus).
  • Ability to lift and move 50-pound objects (our travel kit).

Desired Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience conducting full packet capture analysis and will require mandatory experience in network and system administration, TAP technologies, virtualization administration, *Nix O/S, and server technologies.
  • Experience conducting vulnerability-based network security assessments
  • Possess OSCP, GCIA, GCIH (or any related GIAC certification), WCNA, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE and MCSE information technology certifications
  • Strong computer networking skills and experience with network firewalls.
  • Experience with network packet capture technologies and all mainstream protocol analyzers
  • Work network models using MS Visio
  • Programming experience (Perl, Python, C, etc.).

Other Requirements and Qualifications

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must possess active TS//SCI clearance
  • Travel: Up to 30% travel required
  • Ability to work non-standard hours
  • Willing and able to obtain required immunizations for overseas travel

Competitive benefits package includes:

  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, vision plan for each employee and dependents
  • 401(k) plan retirement plan with 3% company match and vesting from day one
  • Generous leave policy including 15 vacation days
  • Reimbursement for job-related certifications, generous training budget and company provided access to training platforms

About JFL Consulting, LLC

With more than twenty years of securing some of the U.S. Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community’s most critical networks, JFL Consulting, LLC provides advanced network security solutions to a range of US Government and US commercial clients. Our cybersecurity operators are experts at assessing and defending mission-critical data and the networks that facilitate their operation. We are focused on delivering advanced products and industry best practices that meet each customer’s unique requirements. Visit www.jflconsulting.com.

JFL Consulting, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to: race, religion or creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, status with regard to public assistance or any other protected class under federal, state or local statute. It is also the policy of JFL Consulting, LLC to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Powered by JazzHR

ilZIwQtZtb

JFL Consulting, LLC

Address

Springfield, VA
USA

Industry

Technology

View all jobs at JFL Consulting, LLC

What email should the hiring manager reach you at?

By clicking the button above, I agree to the ZipRecruiter Terms of Use and acknowledge I have read the Privacy Policy, and agree to receive email job alerts.