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Cyber Threat Analyst, Staff (Westfields) AT&T
Oakton, VA

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Job Description

Job Description: Plan and investigate cyber incidents including establishing cyber incident cases: Set up a response plan with procedures. Focus and coordinate with I&W to focus on incident prevention. Incident prevention is especially important in order to reduce the seriousness of a cyber incident.

Incident management: detect potential/actual issues; contain the event, especially when related to malware installed on servers; remediate including eradication of malware; recover from the event and restore systems to full functionality; perform computer security incident response activities for a large organization, coordinate with other government agencies to record and report incidents. Monitor & analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation. Recognize potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises through reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information. Communicate alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications & operating systems. Assist with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls. Ensure the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices. Perform periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance. Prepare incident report of analysis methodology and results.

* Work to be performed in the Springfield, VA area*

Prerequisites:

/ Qualifications:

The Cyber Threat

Analyst Staff must have a minimum of 3 or more years

of cyber security experience (DoD 8570 requirement). For

8570 Compliance, must have or be able to obtain CEH, GICA or GCIH within 6

months.

Must

be able to satisfy requirements for Computer Network Defense (CND) Analyst,

Infrastructure Support, Incident Responder, and Auditor positions in

accordance with the ND 50-05 (IAWEP) guidance.

Exposure

to:

* Advanced use of forensic

tools/investigations.

* Investigating advanced persistent

threat (APT), hacker/breach investigations, intrusion analysis, and advanced

investigative strategies.

* Computer forensics methodology.
* In-depth Windows FAT and exFAT file

system examination.

* Forensic acquisition/analysis tactics;

memory acquisition & analysis.

* Live response & volatile evidence

collection.

* System restore points & volume

shadow copy exploitation.

* File system timeline analysis; super

timeline analysis.

* File system and data layer examination;

metadata and file name layer examination.

* File sorting and hash comparisons.
* File recovery; discovering unknown

malware on a host.

* Recovering key windows files.
* Indicators of compromise development

& usage.

* Step-by-step methodologies to

investigate intrusion cases.

Candidate

should also have research and analytical skills and be able to pinpoint

significant patterns related to cyber threats, strong organizational,

presentation and communication skills.

Education: High School Diploma.

Required Clearance: U. S.

Citizen; TSSCI with Polygraph required. Must have an active or

reinstatable TSSCI with Lifestyle Polygraph to apply.

Job ID 1917889 Date posted 07/02/2019

About AT&T

AT&T is a provider of telecommunications, media, entertainment, and technology services for consumers, content creators, distributors, and advertisers.

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243000 employees
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Whitacre Tower, 208 S Akard St

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