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Cyber Threat Analyst – I&W, US-VA-Arlington

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Cyber Threat Analyst – I&W

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Peraton is seeking a qualified candidate who will become part of Peraton’s Department of State (DoS) Diplomatic Security Cyber Mission (DSCM) program providing leading cyber and technology security experience to enable innovative, effective and secure business processes. Peraton’s DSCM program encompasses technical, engineering, data analytics, cyber security, management, operational, logistical and administrative support to aid and advise DoS Cyber & Technology Security (CTS) Directorate. This includes protecting a global cyber infrastructure comprising networks, systems, information, and mobile devices all while identifying and responding to cyber risks and threats. Those supporting Peraton’s DSCM program strive to leverage their expert knowledge and propose creative solutions to real-world cybersecurity challenges.  The Cyber Threat Analyst will join the the Indications and Warnings team and will be located in Rosslyn, VA.  What you’ll do: The Cyber Threat Analyst will be responsible for the following but not limited to:  Leverage open-source, proprietary/vendor, and classified reporting to closely track advanced persistent threat actor activity. Perform pattern, trend, and behavior analysis, as well as other specialized analysis techniques to identify malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel;  Maintain records to catalog and track malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel;  Identify Indicators of Compromise (IOCs) present on an Enterprise network through the use of a SIEM and other security tools and logs.  Liaise with members of the Intelligence Community (IC); and  Acts as the fusion analysis cell within Cyber Threat Analysis Division (CTAD). Provide presentations to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences pertaining to cyber threats.  Role will require up to 10% travel to foreign and domestic locations. 


Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience is required. In lieu of a bachelor’s degree, 4 years of additional experience may be used.  Experience specifically with the Splunk SIEMExperience leveraging the MITRE ATT&CK matrix or other threat models (e.g. Lockheed Martin Kill Chain, Diamond Model)Knowledge or experience tracking advanced persistent threats (APTs)Knowledge or experience pivoting from IOCs to identify related infrastructureWritten communication skills, communicating technical topics in an analytic fashionFor verbal communication, additionally experience briefing individual as well as large groups ranging from the working to executive levelAbility to work independently as well as with a team of other analystsActive U.S. Passport and the ability to travel up to two weeks at a time, both foreign and domestically. Possess CND, CySA+, GSEC, Security+ CE, or similar certification.Active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility is required  Benefits:   At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.  

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Salary Range

Salary Minimum: $40,000Salary Mid: $80,000Salary Maximum: $100,000The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton’s total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Peraton / Equal Opportunity Employer

2023-130544 JBPRT 2023.05.23

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