AT&T Cyber Advanced Threat Analyst (Government) in Washington, District Of Columbia
Monitor security alerts of potential hacker attacks detected by security systems such as: Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems (NIDS/NIPS, HIDS/HIPS, WIDS), Log Monitoring, File Integrity Monitoring and SIEM.
Determine and classify the severity of alerts and assess potential impacts.
Report and investigate potential security incidents.
Provide recommendations for containment and eradication of threats.
6 months experience with alert analysis in a computer network intrusion/detection environment or similar field is desirable
1-3 years experience working in an operations environment; or previous SOC/NOC experience, strong networking skills
Knowledge of identified operating system platforms; routers, network protocols, and security architecture Working knowledge of current vulnerabilities and attacks
Bachelor’s or equivalent in years of professional IT experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent leadership skills and teamwork skills
Results oriented, high energy, self-motivated
At least 3 years of hands on experience with virtualization, system, network and/or application security experience
Knowledge of Firewalls, IDS/IPS, intrusion detection, VLANS, routing and other network security technologies
Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols)
Required Clearance: Ability to obtain Public Trust Clearance if required. Government fingerprint and background check required. US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status.
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