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Cyber Network Defense Analyst – Night Shift


Phacil, Inc.


Adelphi, MD 20783

Looking for a rewarding and challenging career with a dynamic, growing organization? Phacil is your answer. We have an immediate need for a Cyber Network Defense Analyst – Night Shift to support an important government customer in Adelphi, MD.

Clearance Level (Required to Start): TS

Daily Job Responsibilities:

Responsible for monitoring client networks to detect suspicious and hostile activity adversely affecting the integrity of information systems, responsible for reviewing logs from various security tools and network traffic analyzers, compiling information and preparing computer security incident reports based on detected intrusions, events, and imminent threats.

Assists in the evaluation, research and development of computer and network security tools. Writing detailed analysis of reoccurring threats.

Desired Knowledge of Technologies/Processes: Nessus and/or Retina Scanning, McAfee ePO, IAVM, INFOCON.

Required Skills:

Understanding of Ports and Protocols, Linux/Unix administration, good written communication, Snort,tcpdump, WireShark, and other Host or Network based Intrusion Detection Systems Experience.

Preferred Skills:

Ability to perform network intrusion incident response and network attack characterization and reconstruction, determine the extent of malware’s capabilities, how to detect it and to assess its impact on affected systems.

Degree & Years of Experience:

Bachelors 1 year of experience

Certification Requirements:

Security+CE, CEH

Additional Information:

Shift Work-Panama Schedule: Days 7am-7pm; Nights 7pm-7am;Week 1-On(Su/Mon/Tues) Off(Wed/Thurs) On(Fri/Sat)|Week 2 Off(Su/Mon/Tues) On (Wed/Thurs) Off(Fri/Sat)
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Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret
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