Senior Cybersecurity Analyst

Full Time

    Job Description

    M9 Solutions is seeking a Senior Cybersecurity Analyst to work on a position for a client located in Ford Island, HI .Candidates must have the ability to obtain a Top Secret/SCI clearance.

    Responsibilities
    • Support operation centers on a government contract.
    • Focus on making timely decisions to provide secure access to enterprise information throughout their operating environment.
    • Monitor systems and networks for unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction, exfiltration, or disclosure.
    • Analyze the volume of logs, network data, output from firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and enterprise anti-virus systems to support investigations for information systems security violations and incidents.
    • Conduct cyber threat intelligence analysis and develop correlation techniques.
    • Correlate actionable cybersecurity events and participate in the coordination of resources during incident response efforts.
    • Report and track incident findings and resolutions to customers that include trends, responses, and mitigation actions.
    • Research and report on network threats, attacks, attack vectors, and methods of exploitation with a comprehension of cyber threat actor tactics, techniques, and procedures.
    • Assess, plan, and enact measures including refinements to cybersecurity architecture, and tools configurations.
    • Detect signatures to help protect customers from security breaches and attacks on its computer networks and systems.
    • Analyze and recommend resolutions of cybersecurity problems with a comprehension of cybersecurity products and services, limitations, and cybersecurity principles.
    • Perform cyber risk analysis and assessment.
    • Provide daily supervision and direction to staff.

    Required Skills and Qualifications
    • Ability to pass a background investigation for a Top Secret/SCI clearance.
    • 5+ years of experience as a cybersecurity analyst.
    • Contain the following certifications: CASP+ CE, CCNA Security, CCNP Security, CCSP, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CND, CySA+, GCED, GCIH, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, or SSCP.
    • Contain the following certifications for CSSP Analyst: CCNA Cyber Ops, CCNA-Security, CEH, CFR, Cloud+, CySA+, GCIA, GCIH, GICSP, PenTest+, or SCYBER.
    • Ability to triage alerts to prioritize response efforts and detect malicious actors on customer network.
    • Ability to review open source and intelligence reports for threats and identify indicators of compromise (IOCs) and integrate them into sensors and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools.
    • Ability to understand complex technical reports on analytic findings, and to identify adversary and friendly tools, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).
    • Understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth, and common security elements.
    • Understanding of Anti-Virus, HIPS/HBSS, IDS/IPS, Full Packet Capture, Network Forensics, and complex technical reports on analytic findings.
    • Understanding of malware analysis concepts and methods.
    • Understanding of Unix/Linux as well as scripting and programming.

    Full-Time Employee Compensation
    • Max Salary: $114,000/year
      • **Exact compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location.


    M9 Solutions LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/women/veterans/disability.

    M9 Solutions, LLC (M9) is a Federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer. M9 is subject to Executive Order 11246, which requires government contractors to take affirmative action to ensure that equal opportunity is provided in all aspects of their employment. Please click here to complete M9's Voluntary Self-Identification Form and then email it to hr@m9solutions.com . Submission of this information is voluntary and refusal to provide it will not subject you to any adverse treatment.

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