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Cyber Intelligence Analyst ll-Malware and Cyber Threats Team

This position will serve as the Malware and Cyber Threats Analyst in support of one of our major clients conducting research into the latest network cyber threats involving malware, botnets, viruses, hacktivism, mobile vulnerabilities, honeypots and new emerging threats. The candidate should have in-depth knowledge of networking, security governance, risk, vulnerability management lifecycle/remediation, minimum security baselines, and the ability to apply these concepts within their work environment. Also, provide static and dynamic analysis in order to identify threats and recommend preventive measures for those threats along with developing timely and actionable alerts, briefs and analytical assessments.  This role will work collaboratively with other intelligence analysts, technical analysts, private industry partners and law enforcement officials.

As a Malware and Cyber Threats Analyst you will use your skills and talents as you:

  • Research healthcare focused Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups and cyber threat actor(s) activity, intrusion set tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs).
  • Bring a thorough understanding and tracking of the healthcare cyber threat landscape, including identifying and analyzing cyber threats actors, APT TTPs and/or activities to enhance cybersecurity posture of an the organization’s IT operating environment.
  • Identify, track and investigate threat campaigns, malicious actors with the interest, capability and TTPs (Techniques, Tactics and Procedures).
  • Provide cybersecurity engineering support to improve existing information technology systems.
  • Research, analyze and report new vulnerabilities like zero day, CVEs and other network vulnerabilities.
  • Provide cybersecurity engineering support to improve existing information technology systems.
  • Conduct analysis of unknown files and produce a finished product for dissemination.
  • Create signatures on known and unknown malware families.
  • Assist in the lab environment with new ideas and technology.
  • Analyze and aggregate data into appropriate systems and datasets.
  • Identify and coordinate cases for cross-sector collaboration within the organization.

What we are looking for ….

You will need to have:

Be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and be eligible for a U.S. Government security clearance.

Previous threat intelligence experience providing actionable intelligence resulting in the development of appropriate countermeasures.

Capability to review and evaluating large volumes data in support of strategic, operational or tactical operations to reduce, mitigate and contain security threats.

Strong understanding of Microsoft and Linux OS and networking and firewall infrastructure.

Experience with endpoint protection and vulnerability scanning tools.

Thorough understanding of the security industry and knowledge in identifying credible threats, malware analysis techniques relative to current and emerging vulnerabilities.

Strong communication (written and verbal) with the ability to brief/communicate information in a concise, effective manner to a wide range of audiences.

Detail oriented with strong time management skills in order to meet deadlines, complete tasks and respond to partner needs.

Strong critical thinking/problem solving skills with the ability to exhibit sound judgment.

Interested candidates must submit their resume via cover letter with salary requirements to Human Resource Administrator at HumanResources@ncfta.net.  We thank all those interested however, only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

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