NikSoft

  • Cyber Threat Analyst

    Job Locations US-VA-Falls Church
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/9/2018 2:56 PM)
    ID
    2018-1394
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    NikSoft Systems Corporation is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, NikSoft is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.

    Responsibilities

    Seeking a professional and experienced Cyber Threat Analyst to join our team. Responsibilities include:

    • The candidate will be a Cyber Threat Analyst with 5+ years of experience
    • The candidate will hold strong skills in cyber threat intelligence analysis and reporting, cyber defense techniques, and adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP).
    • The candidate will support the mission of the Threat Intelligence Unit by analyzing and tracking adversaries, creating and sharing intelligence both internal and external to CISO, and creating and updating cyber threat profiles for leadership.
    • The candidate will hold strong communication skills, both oral and written, with excellent interpersonal and organization skills.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in one of the following fields or related studies:
      • Computer Science
      • Computer Engineering
      • Digital Forensics
      • Cyber Security
      • Telecommunications
      • Information Assurance
      • Security Studies
      • Or, a mix of international and technical studies
    • GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale is preferred
    • Ability to work under tight deadlines
    • Excellent analytic abilities and relevant experience
    • Strong ability to think creatively when approaching issues
    • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
    • Previous work experience in cyber threat analysis.
    • Experience reviewing and developing cyber threat indicators and drafting threat warnings/briefings.
    • Awareness of US national security interests
    • Foreign language proficiency
    • Strong verbal presentation skills
    • Demonstrated ability to write clear, concise text
    • Ability to work in a team environment
    • Interest in a career that requires regular writing assignments

    ** US Citizenship status and Active DoD Secret Clearance (preferred), must successfully complete the government’s security process (required) **

     

    BENEFITS:

     

    NikSoft’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.

     

    NikSoft Systems Corp is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment.  NikSoft is an EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran employer. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.niksoft.com

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