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Cyber Security Watch Officer (Government)

COLUMBIA , Maryland

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Serve as a Cyber Security Watch Officer (CSWO) on the DISA GSM-O program supporting the DISA Command Center (DCC) Network Assurance embedded with DISA Headquarters, Fort Meade, MD. CSWOs are principally engaged in the incident handling, triage of events, network analysis and threat detection, trend analysis, metric development, vulnerability information dissemination, and the DoD CNDSP methodology.

Primary Responsibilities:
*Support the Battle Watch Captain with all Cyber Defense\Network Assurance issues.
*Oversee all network defense operations, and be familiar with the operations process flow and execution.
*Maintain awareness of all pertinent directives, orders, alerts, and messages; prepare and deliver daily situational awareness and operational update briefings.
*Serve as Senior Defensive Cybersecurity SME during 24x7 operations.


Additional Information:
Required Experience, Education, and Certifications: 
-Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE, CISSP or equivalent) with the ability to obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date.
-Hold and maintain an active Top Secret/SCI clearance
-CND experience (Protect, Detect, Respond and Sustain) within a Computer Incident Response organization.
-Demonstrated understanding of the life cycle of network threats, attacks, attack vectors and methods of exploitation with an understanding of intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.
-Leadership experience in a 24x7 environment.
-Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 4 years of overall related experience, or 2 years of related experience with a Master's degree. 4+ years of additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.

Desired Experience, Education, and Certifications: • SIEM Tool Experience (ArcSight, Splunk, Wireshark, etc) • ITIL V3 • Experience briefing Senior Leaders

Required Clearance: Active TS/SCI


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 1822723 Date posted 05/17/2018

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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.

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