Canvas Inc.
  • 20-Feb-2018 to 21-Apr-2018 (CST)
  • Dahlgren, VA, USA
  • Full Time

Canvas, Inc. is currently looking for a Cybersecurity Analyst (Intermediate) to support our Government client in Dahlgren, VA

Responsibilities of the Cybersecurity Analyst include:

Execute Computer Network Defense (CND) analysis tasks at the Tier 2 or Tier 3 level.

Support a DoD client with assessing logs, network traffic, detecting anomalies, and providing detailed reporting and alert handling mitigation strategies.

Manage and administer network monitoring systems and provide assessments and implementations of solutions to meet network security requirements and modernization efforts.

Liaise with external organizations to maximize the coordination and effectiveness of network monitoring and modernization efforts.

This position may require surge, shift, and weekend support.


Required Qualifications:

-High school diploma or GED

-10 years of experience in IT with 5 years of experience in dedicated CND analysis technology (Relevant technical degree may be accepted in lieu of some experience)

-Ability to execute MDA Computer Network Defense (CND) analysis tasks

-DoD 8570.01-M Computer Network Defense - Analyst (CND-A) Certification, including Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GCIA, or GCIH

-DoD 8570.01-M IAT-II Certification, including Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC

-Current Secret Clearance


Preferred Qualifications:

-Experience with reading and implementing results from vulnerability scanning tools, including Retina and Nessus

-Experience with IDS/IPS/HIPS and associated management tools, including SNORT, Sourcefire, McAfee Host-Based Security System, and Sentinel

-Experience with developing alerts and setting policies within IDS/IPS/HIPS systems, including SNORT or Sourcefire or McAfee Host-Based Security System (HBSS)

-Experience with packet analysis and the associated tools, including Wireshark and Ethereal

-Experience with advanced telecommunications, including LAN, WAN, routers, data communications, and connectivity

-Experience with data analysis, tools, and techniques

-Knowledge of incident handling procedures

-Knowledge of standard network protocols and ports

-Ability to obtain appropriate tool or device Computing Environment (CE) and Operating System (OS) certificates, including Windows OS Certificate and applicable CE Certificates, such as ArcSight, HBSS, ACAS, Palo Alto Firewall Log Analysis, Cisco Router Log Analysis, VMWare Virtualization and Cloud Computing Log Analysis, or FireEye

-Ability to research and present findings on newly discovered network threats and articulate the degree of risk they may represent to network security

-Excellent oral and written communication skills

-IAM Level II Certification, including GSLC, CAP, CISM, CISSP, Associate, or CASP



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