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Network Exploitation Analyst


Sentar Inc


Fort Meade, MD 20755

At Sentar, our passion is protecting our nation's security and our way of life, by innovating, building and securing mission critical assets. We are looking for people with big ideas and big dreams that want to grow them in a small business environment. If you are ready to jump in and get involved in building your future with us, we welcome you to explore the opportunities Sentar can offer.
Sentar is currently seeking all levels of Network Exploitation Analysts to support a newly awarded government contract. Responsibilities include:
* Evaluating target opportunities and strategizing activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans.
* Utilize understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network.
* Utilize understanding of principles and methods used by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities;
* Utilize understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking.
* Actively analyzing and managing collection of projects, capabilities, policies and procedures.
* Analyzing collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management.
* Recognizing essential elements of information to enable endpoint opportunities.

* Must have an active/current TS/SCI with Polygraph
* Years of experience by level:
+ 3+ years (level 1)
+ 8+ years (level 2)
+ 12+ years (level 3)
+ 20+ years (level 4)
* The ability to leverage capabilities to enhance access and target development.
* The ability to task and retrieve collected information with accessible tools to maintain target and identify new collection opportunities
* The capability to run basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing Agency tools.
* An understanding of SIGINT collection.
* Experience with target discovery and collection triage.
* The ability to evaluate leads for tasking and to use appropriate tasking authorities.

Desired Qualifications:

* The ability to independently task across all authorities, maintaining compliance, without releaser, oversight officer or legal rejection/modification.
* The ability to building analytics for more complex discovery and analysis tasks.
* An understanding of multiple communications protocols and the ability to analyze technical data from collected information for new collection opportunities.
* The ability to evaluate leads for tasking and the ability to use appropriate tasking authorities and assist in the creation of plans.
* The ability to write justifications for prioritization.
* The ability to run complex queries using a variety of different tools.
* The ability to provide guidance to others on how to run better queries or use different tools or task selectors so as to take advantage of all available collection opportunities.
* The ability to take advantage of new collection resources and to take initiative to review scripts/traffic from other streams of collection to look for leads or complimenting data to enhance overall story.
* The ability to performs call chaining, work with language analysts to analyze importance of selectors, and tie them to targets of interest.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI
No Traveling
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
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