Herndon, VA

Job ID: 129836 Industry: Government


Candidate MUST HAVE a TS/SCI and Polygraph security clearance in order to be considered.

Program Description:

This program provides Cyber Network Defense of a certain government customer’ s network, against adversarial attacks.  They do this by looking into the anomalies hitting their systems.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • The Cyber Security Forensic Specialist- Senior on this Agency-level Cyber Security Operations and Engineering support contract performs the following duties:
    • Performs overall network defense activities
    • Develops recommendations on how to counter or mitigate the threat
  • Candidate will need to understand how to retrieve info from a heavily damaged computers, servers, using Oscilloscopes, etc

  • EnCase, FTK experience and Open Source methods and tools to perform Computer Forensic investigations
  • 5 years’ experience in cyber security, incident response, forensic investigations
  • Experience performing low-level data extraction (JTAG, chip-off, etc.)
  • Experience in soldering, including equipment and materials required to perform removal and replacement of surface mount devices.
  • Experience in the operation and use of digital oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, multimeters, logic analyzers, signal generators, and specialized radio test systems.
  • Experience identifying vulnerabilities and modifications to hardware.
  • Understanding of computer engineering and hardware design including digital logic design and printed circuit board design.
  • Understanding of hardware-level security exploits including signal injection and side-channel analysis.
  • Assembly Code development

  • 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
  • DOD8570 IAT Level III or CND-IR
  • Technical BS degree

Job Type: Full Time 

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