Lockheed Martin Cyber Security Analyst in Rockville, Maryland
Primary responsibilities of this position include leveraging security data from internal sensors (IDS, routers, firewalls, hosts, etc.) and external sources (industry, government, partners, etc.) to implement effective countermeasures through the analysis of security event data for threat and potential attack activity.
Duties and tasks to be performed include, but are not limited to: • event analysis and triage (gathering information, deriving conclusions, driving mitigations) • incident handling (guiding customers, directing resources through intelligence-based response process) • forensic analysis (analysis of compromised machines) • environment monitoring and development of thorough incident reports • delivering threat awareness and education briefings • documentation and technical writing requirements (performing research to compile and validate data) • maintaining technical proficiency in the use of tools, techniques and countermeasures • maintaining professional knowledge of trends in computer and network vulnerabilities and exploits • participation in the production of cohesive technical intelligence reports
To further leverage the technical skill sets contained within the LM-CIRT, analysts may be asked to rotate onto other business area programs that require individuals with intelligence based network defense experience. LM-CIRT analysts must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret level security clearance.
Basic Qualifications • Experience, familiarity and/or knowledge (obtained via college, on-the-job training, certification training or self-taught): • with computer security concepts and best practices • with networking, system administration and security best practices • using Unix/Linux operating systems including command-line tasks and scripting • writing formal reports and other technical documentation • with analyzing and investigating computer network intrusions • with malware analysis • with conducting data analysis • Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate DoD Secret level security clearance • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
Desired skills Familiarity with any of the following: • Experience performing programming/scripting tasks • Experience using Digital Forensics techniques and tools (Encase, FTK, File Systems) • Proficiency in network analysis and using network security tools • Experience with architectures and security elements • Experience performing forensic analysis tasks (Intrusions and/or Incident response) • Experience with Cyber Kill Chain and Intelligence Driven Response • Experience with Reverse Engineering of malware • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal) • Effective customer service skills
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.
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Job Location(s): Rockville Maryland