Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in the Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions group. At ManTech International Corporation, you ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Cyber Security Network Forensic Analyst to join our team in the Jersey City, NJ area to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech.
This position serves as the primary contact for investigations related to malware, such as bots, worms, and Trojans to understand the nature of their threat. This position will work with internal anti-virus teams and technical teams to validate and remediate the threat. The role of the Forensic Analyst is to work with the Cyber Security unit to ensure that the agency IT requirements are in alignment with the agency strategy leveraging information technology assets. Additional duties include computer content scans, minimal data recovery, and minimal electronic discovery. Plans, coordinates and implements computer information security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction or disclosure. Maintain all aspects of Chain of Custody and forensic inventory. The successful candidate will work with various technical teams, human resources representatives, and management personnel.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Perform malware analysis, behavioral and code vulnerability research, scans, and communicates security risk to the enterprise. • Perform analytical, technical analysis and develops work program for planning, design, installation and on-going administration and management of agency cyber security networking infrastructure. • Providing incident response support; identifying and prioritizing potential threats • Supports computer forensics and malware analysis • Perform malware analysis \(behavioral and code\), vulnerability research, scans, and communicates security risk to the enterprise. • Providing incident response support; identifying and prioritizing potential threats • Completes and delivers complex security reports to management in business terms • Analyzes available data sources to identify trends and makes recommendations to enhance network security. • Provide technical expertise to implement new cyber security solutions and developing new processes, procedures and strategies to enhance existing product sets. • Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents. • Preparation of topology drawings, schematics utilizing Microsoft Suite of tools such as Visio and AutoCAD. • Communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion • Preparation of PowerPoint presentations including preparation of Microsoft project schedule and work flow process • Participate in work sessions to validate system requirements, concept of operations and transferring of knowledge to support line department users and Helpdesk staffs. • Support of requests and activities within the Technology Department. • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals. • Analyze technical needs, requirements, and state of the network’s infrastructure design, integration, and operations. • Continually update understanding of business and technology status and objectives and respond to strategic design requests as the business evolves. • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders. • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path. • Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools,track project milestones and deliverables. • Ability to work within design teams and mentor IT colleagues. • Deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations. • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans.
• Bachelor's degree in Information Security or a related technical field • 8-10 years of experience in the field of Information Technology • 5-8 years of experience in a technical security role in one of the following areas: malware analysis, network security, operating system security, Internet/web security or endpoint security Understanding of malicious systems behavior and malware • 8-10 years experience with installing, configuring and maintaining IDS systems; • 8-10 years with installing, configuring and maintaining Firewall systems; • Thorough knowledge and understanding of TCP/IP protocol. • Knowledge of common scanning tools such as Tenable Nessus and Nmap Firm • Familiar with techniques for recognizing malware behavior based on alerts and log file data. Once the malware is suspected or found, you should be able to follow the breadcrumbs to find other infected or affected systems. • Adapt system cleaning techniques and figuring out when a complete re-image is required. • Ability to work under extreme pressure. • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to pass SWAC background check.
Requires Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, Management Sciences, Computer Science, Information Systems, Social Science, Education, Human Resources Development, and Psychology or other related disciplines and twelve to fifteen years of experience or Master’s degree and ten to twelve years of related experience or PhD and eight to nine years of related experience.
Desired • Demonstrated ability to work independently, take initiative, establish plans, set priorities, multi-task and manage time. • Demonstrated interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills. • Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment and discretion in handling confidential information. • Accustomed to and thrives in a deadline driven environment. • Professional writing skills.
Years of Experience
ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.