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Cyber Fusion & Threats Analyst (Government)

Columbia, Maryland

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At AT&T, we are connecting the world in groundbreaking and entertaining ways and we channel our passion for innovation and drive towards the future in support of critical missions that enable our Nation’s defense. AT&T is honored to support Defense customers providing, operating, and assuring command and control and information-sharing capabilities across the full spectrum of military operations. Join us in delivering and securing the digital frontier for national level leaders and mission partners.


AT&T has an opening for a Cyber Fusion & Threats Analyst on the DISA GSM-O program supporting the DISA Command Center (DCC) Network Assurance embedded with DISA Headquarters, Fort Meade, MD.


Job Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Maintain situational awareness of cyber activity by reviewing DoD, Intelligence Community and open source reporting for new vulnerabilities, malware or other threats that have the potential to impact the DoDIN
  • Support mission-critical Continuity of Operations (COOP)
  • Synthesize, summarize, consolidate and share potentially malicious activities on the DoDIN with DISA and mission partner organizations by creating incident reports, wiki updates, collaboration/chat tippers and notifications, DoD incident handling database queries, metrics, and trend reports
  • Assist in providing threat and vulnerability analysis as well as security advisory services and recommendations
  • Analyze high volumes of logs, network data (e.g. Netflow, PCAP), and other attack artifacts in support of incident investigations
  • Understand the life cycle of network threats, attacks, attack vectors and methods of exploitation with an understanding of intrusion set tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs)

Required Clearance:

Top Secret/SCI security clearance (#topsecret)


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with 8 years of professional experience (related DISA experience and cyber courses/certification is accepted in lieu of a degree)
  • Must have DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE or higher) at start date and be able to obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date
  • Proficient understanding of Cyber Network Defense (CND) in regards to protect, detect, respond and sustain within a Computer Incident Response organization
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to clearly articulate technical and strategic level cyber matters to a variety of audiences
  • Highly developed research and analytical skills to pinpoint statistically significant patterns related to cyber threats
  • Understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense in- depth

Desired Qualifications:
  • Knowledgeable in Cloud security/defense
  • Experience with DISA and DoD Networks
  • Working knowledge of cyber operational security, log analysis, netflow analysis, incident response, malware analysis, computer forensics, and/or cyber-crime
  • Advanced Certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP
  • Working knowledge and proficiency utilizing Wireshark and Splunk analysis tools

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws. 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 1963268 Date posted 01/16/2020

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Pros

I believe in AT&T and know they are at the edge of technology. The company believes in their people and offers all kinds of training to enable us to take on new jobs and to stay at the front of technology. The software defined network which we are building is the newest technology and AT&T has been involved since early 2000s. You have a great deal of autonomy at AT&T as long as you get the job done. You have the ability to do different jobs and to be challenged at all times.

Cons

I really have little negative to say about AT&T I have worked here for 35 years on March 23rd of 2016.

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