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Keep the wheels of government turning 24/7. In a Government Support role, you’ll join a trusted team of experts who connect over 1,200 different agencies to serious security and mobility. Your work will help make the networks that our country runs on more protected, agile and effective. And with a wide range of opportunities (from Engineers to IT and Cyber Security), your continued growth can always be a top priority.

Government Lead System Design Engineer


This position is for a cyber security analyst that can identify security incidents in customer network traffic using an emerging AT&T cyber security service. The person filling this position analyzes raw network data and prepared reports and communicates anomalies and potential security threats with customer analysts. Another major role for this position is developing new analytics that can be used to identify threats to customers’ networks. This person contributes to development groups and is expected to propose usability and functionality improvements.

Required Skills, Experience, and Education:
  • In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP protocol suite is required, as is detailed understanding of Internet security and general adversarial tools and techniques.
  • Prior experience in analyzing NetFlow or other network metadata is preferred.
  • The candidate should have a working knowledge of Linux, experience with a scripting language, be comfortable working independently and closely with a group, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience deriving insights from large data sets is required.
  • A Bachelors Degree is required and preferred to be in Computer Science/Math/Statistics or related discipline.

Required Clearance: Must be a US Citizen and possess or be able to obtain TS/SCI transferable to AF

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1815595 Date posted 04/12/2018

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