Senior Digital Forensics Analyst

IT, Analyst, Windows, Linux, Systems, VM, Security, Network, System, TCP, IP, CISSP
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Description

NetCentrics Corporation has continuously served the U.S. Government since our founding in 1995. We provide U.S. federal agencies with reliable and cost-effective IT services, including IT platform services, IT service delivery, cybersecurity, and infrastructure modernization. We have extensive experience modernizing and strengthening network bandwidth, security, and performance to deliver enhanced services and reliability to end-users.

NetCentrics is looking for an experienced Senior Digital Forensics Analyst to support our team in Washington, D.C.. This position is open only to candidates with an active TS/SCI security clearance and the ability to pass a CI Polygraph.

Specific Duties Include:

• Provide analytic and investigative support on Tier 2 investigations
• Perform forensic analysis on multiple computer and network platforms, such as Windows and Linux Operating Systems, mobile devices, and virtual machines
• Perform analysis of network flow data for traffic characterization and usage, recommended blocking actions, indications of system compromise and anomalous activity, indication of botnet activity, inventory and prioritization of internet threats
• Discover, analyze, and diagnose malware and other related events, infected files and network intrusions
• Analyze digital media (logs, code, phones, hard drives, memory dumps, etc.) to determine attack vector and develop mitigation techniques
• Follow industry standard forensic best practices for imaging, preserving, transporting and handling electronic data and associated physical devices
• Recommend counter measures and mitigations to malware and other Cyber related incidents; develop After Action Reports
• Develop and maintain procedural checklists in support of Digital Forensic activities
• Assist with the maintenance and readiness of the fly-away kits, storage media and forensic VM analyst images as required
• Investigate network configuration issues, malicious code activity from/to systems, and unusual port activity
• Perform research and analysis of internal and external threats: commercial reports, USCYBERCOM reports, NCTOC reports, and other DoD, DHS, IC, Federal, non-government sources
• Evaluate and report on emerging digital forensic technologies and capabilities; establish and maintain continual information pipeline in support of Customer Cyber Security strategic goals
• Create and monitor alarms and correlation rules
• Provide informal and formal technical training to the customer to include training on the tools and processes/procedures for digital forensic collections and analysis.
• Participate in digital forensic working groups, forums and meetings


  • Familiarity with at least one of the following tools: EnCase, Forensic Toolkit (FTK), SANS Institute Forensic Toolkit (SIFT) , Autopsy/Sleuthkit
  • Have working knowledge of threat and vulnerability analysis, routing protocols, routing, intrusion detection systems, intrusion protection systems, Domain Name Service, or network traffic analysis
  • Previous tools experience working with Network Analyzer, SIEM, Host Based Security System, IDS and IPS Systems.
  • Technical understanding in some of the following areas: network communication using TCP/IP protocols, basic system administration, intermediate knowledge of computer network defense operations (proxy, firewall, switch, or open source information collection)
  • Clearance: Must have an active TS/SCI clearance and be able to pass a CI Polygraph prior to start date.
  • Education/Years of Experience: Must have 7 years of relative work experience and BS degree.
  • Certifications: Must be IAT III and CND IR compliant (CISSP or CASP and CEH)
  • As a contingency to employment at NetCentrics, all candidates who are given offers must successfully pass a full background investigation including criminal history and references checks

**In order to be considered for this position, you must apply directly through our careers site**

This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
Dice Id : RTX1c28f4
Position Id : 2019-3869
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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