Cyber Security Engineer in Dulles, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Dulles, VA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer for our client located in Dulles, VA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as a Threat Hunting Subject Matter Expert (SME) working with a Raytheon Customer to proactively guide threat hunts, transfer knowledge to customer analyst staff, and report to customer leadership on progress
  • Proactively drive hunting and analysis against the dataset available
  • Leverage internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities, and intelligence on various attackers and attack infrastructure
  • Use Big Data Analytics platform to identify threats, determine root cause, scope, and severity of each and compile/report findings into a finished analytical product
  • Interface with customers daily to consult with them on best security practices and help them mature their security posture 
  • 25% of travel to various locations

Required Skills:

  • Ability to recommend system tuning/customization and data collection improvements to client
  • Proving history of working with Threat Intelligence and Malware solutions to identify threats, develop or recommend countermeasures, and perform advanced network and host analysis in the event of a compromise
  • Demonstrated experience with computer networking and operating systems
  • Demonstrated experience of current threats, vulnerabilities, and attack trends
  • Experience working directly with customers to transfer Threat Hunting knowledge
  • Experience with some or all of the following: Hadoop, Apache NiFi, Kafka, Storm, Metron, Spark, Ambari, Kibana/Zeppelin, ThreatQ, FireEye Malware analysis
  • Familiarity with Netflow data, DNS logs, or Proxy Logs

Desired Skills:

  • Security+, Network+, A+, GSEC, GIAC, CISSP, Metron User

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Required: Must have Active US Government Security Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer