Position Location(s): Annapolis Junction, MD
Position Description: The candidate will apply knowledge of network fundamentals, open-source tools, current technologies (both software and hardware), and all-source analytic strategies in support of research and development of entities of interest.
May be required to perform all-source intelligence analysis of cyber activities to identify entities of interest; their methods, motives, capabilities and vulnerabilities; determines malicious behavior; and recognizes emergent patterns and linkages to visualize the larger picture of cyber-based operations. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Must be able to analyze a large network or network components, understand the data flow, the inter-workings, the architecture, protocols, etc. and identify weaknesses, and poor/improper configurations of network. Definite strong and deep TCP/IP knowledge. Strong desire to do analytical type of work..
Experience and Qualifications: Minimum four years direct in depth demonstrated experience with:
- Current agency tools and databases
- Target Research
- Researching Network Topologies architectures and protocols
- Network Operations
- Network Mapping
- Network Protocols
- Network Exploitation of specific protocols and technologies
- Ability to provide both oral and written summary reports and briefs
- Ability to liaison and collaborate with IC counterparts is desired
- Other Highly Desirable Experience
Education: B.S. degree in Engineering or related field.
U.S. Citizenship is required.
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with CI polygraph
Submit Resume (Please include the position description in the subject line when submitted): Cyber / Network Analyst