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Network Defense Analyst in Fountain, CO at The Select Group

Date Posted: 9/24/2018

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Job Description

Our client is searching for a Network Defense Analyst to work on contract in Colorado Springs, CO. The mission of the contract is to provide integrated solutions to support concurrent test, training and operations, within the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center.


  • Must have a DoD Active Secret Clearance
  • Experience in Information Technology/Information Security fields related to intrusion detection and incident response on Networks.
  • Able to analyze event logs, understand firewalls, CND
  • Must have a IAT level II certification (CCNA security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security +, SSCP)
  • Must be able to obtain a DoD MCSSP Analyst and Incindent Responder within 6 months (CEH, CFR, CySA+, GCFA, GCIH, SCYBER)
  • HS Diploma and 8 years experiences, Associates and 6, or Bachelor's and 4
  • Experience with security analysis and solutions in a WAN/LAN environment
  • Experience with DoD DCO/CSSP, network, and system security policies and procedures.
  • Experience correlating security events across a WAN using SIEM tools, ArcSight
  • Experience with CND tools/applications such as Network Security Manager, Bluecoat, Barracuda
  • This position requires a junior Network Defense & Incident Response Analyst to conduct intrusion detection and incident response on customer networks and maintain situational awareness of enterprise- wide cyber security.
  • Analyze event logs from network security devices (e.g., network and host-based security systems, firewalls, routers, switches, etc.) and mission critical servers for indicators of compromise and known attack patterns.
  • Draft computer network defense (CND) alert and notification messages to warn customers of threats and provide countermeasure recommendations to defend against identified threats.
  • Review data originating from or reflecting status of ongoing intrusions or cyber security incidents and document the findings according to established procedures.
  • Analyze vulnerabilities against known exploits that do not have vendor-provided mitigation or remediation action in enterprise cyber-threat environment and disseminate guidance to improve network defensive posture.
  • Assist in the response to cyber security incidents, including reporting all pertinent details utilizing internal and external data management systems.
  • Under direct supervision, conducts data gathering for digital forensic analysis, collect potential evidence by analyzing content of compromised systems.
  • Documents relevant findings, and/or identifying the tactics, techniques, and procedures used by an attacker and preserve forensic chain of custody for evidence when required.
  • Support the development, establishment, review and update of CND procedures, processes, manuals, and other documentation

About The Select Group:

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