Cyber Threat Analyst


Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Cyber Threat Analyst
Key Role:

Identify threats within client environments through real time analysis of logs and alerts. Analyze all relevant Cyber event data and other data sources for indicators of attack and potential network compromise, produce reports, and assist with incident response. Apply knowledge of computer and network architecture to provide analysis during investigations, identifying adversarial activity and methods for future detection and prevention. Use a combination of Open Source research, network, and host forensic analysis, log review and correlation, and pcap analysis to complete investigations. Operate intrusion detection and prevention systems and other point of presence security tools. Develop comprehensive security write

-ups which describe security issues, analysis, and remediation techniques to client leadership.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources for the purposes of documenting results and analyzing findings to provide meaningful products

-Ability to monitor and analyze logs and alerts from a variety of different technologies, including IDS/IPS, firewall, proxies, and anti

-virus across multiple platforms

-Ability to develop specific expertise, discern patterns of complex threat actor behavior, and communicate an understanding of current and developing Cyber threats

-Ability to leverage online research tools to identify and navigate online forums, specialized Web sites, social media, and traditional sources

-Ability to coordinate and respond to events on all of the monitored networks and the systems on those networks

-TS/SCI clearance

-DoD 8570 Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in Cybersecurity analysis, incident response, or a related field with progressing responsibility

-Experience with leveraging all source intelligence analysis

-Experience with Splunk or ArcSight

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills in a professional consulting environment

-BA or BS degree


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.
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