The MITRE Corporation Senior/Lead Cyber Analyst in McLean, Virginia
JobTitle Senior/Lead Cyber Analyst
Job Highlights MITRE seeks a motivated and self-starting analyst, integrator, and engineer to join a sponsor-facing team providing engineering, prototyping, and analytical expertise to architect and secure a sponsor network. This position is generally located at a Sponsor site in northern VA and directly supports critical national missions.
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Perform hands-on technical analysis and execute engineering studies to make recommendations for improvement across the full spectrum of cyber and network security problem space.
Work in a dynamic environment addressing cutting-edge cyber security challenges and be able to approach new problems where a solution does not already exist.
Lead small teams of subject matter experts (SMEs) to address specific tasks as necessary.
Apply and substantiate engineering judgment and make recommendations on Sponsor’s development concepts and products.
Location VA: McLean Campus
Experience applying knowledge of:
• Network traffic analysis
• Network architecture design, implementation, and assessment
• Cyber security devices and platforms (e.g. SIEM, IDS/IPS, malware analysis, threat intelligence platforms)
• Cyber data types, flows, processing, and analysis
UNIX, Linux experience
Software development experience
Excellent written and verbal communication. This is a sponsor facing position.
Self-starter with initiative and vision
BS or MS in computer science or related field and 5 years of related experience.
Commercial tool assessment and evaluation
Knowledge of network data types, protocols, and sensors
Minimum Education/ Experience BS and 8 years related experience.
Travel Statement *This position will require overnight travel up to 5 % of the time as well as some local travel.
Clearance SCI w/Poly
To be eligible for consideration for this position you must have a current Government Polygraph clearance.
Relocation Assistance Provided No
Career Level Experienced
Professional Area Information Technology
Req ID 29099BR