Cyber Security Analyst

Security, Analyst, System, IT
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Business Group Highlights
Civilian, State and Local
Perspecta's Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.


  • Creating SME reports of threat actor capabilities and SME-created white papers that clarify the details of security requirements or approaches to implementing solutions.

  • Creating or updating detailed information supporting System Security Plans (SSPs), architectural overviews, and new Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) for performing assessments/security activities.

  • Providing System configurations for devices performing security-relevant functions, including configurations of security-related software.

  • Providing and reviewing vulnerability and penetration test results - both an overview document explaining how the tests were conducted and explanations for all findings, as well as human- readable outputs from all scans/tests.

  • Creating incident reports detailing any security incidents already experienced on the system (if no incidents have yet been experienced, a template report will be created).

  • Reviewing source code for any custom code developed, including modifications to commercial or open-source programs.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree required and 2-5+ years of experience in cybersecurity Analyst-related experience

  • Knowledge of Government security practices and standards

  • Knowledge and experience creating detection signatures (YARA, SNORT)

  • Experience with a variety of Security HW/SW tools, and SIEM tools

  • Knowledge of enterprise detection technologies and processes

  • Superior communication skills, both written and oral.

  • A U.S. Government TS/SCI security clearance - must be a Those authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship are encouraged to apply..

Desired Skills:

  • DHS EOD Clearance or suitability


About Perspecta
What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector-from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.
Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.
Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
Dice Id : 10166753
Position Id : 7173_89607
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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