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Cyber Insider Threat Specialist


Blue Canopy Group LLC


Reston, VA 20190


Founded in 2001, Blue Canopy is an award-winning provider of business solutions in the public and commercial sectors. We're focused on delivering outcomes that matter by combining the best use of technology, process improvement, and the system of governance. Our Mission is to serve our clients and help them achieve success by combining governance, industry experience, and information technology excellence.

At Blue Canopy, innovation, collaboration, and teamwork are the driving force behind our success. We are committed to hiring, retaining, and developing best-in-class professionals because we recognize that our team is what differentiates us in the marketplace as an industry-leader. We are driven by excellence, committed to integrity, and inspired to achieve limitless possibilities.

Blue Canopy is currently seeking a Full-Time Senior Cyber Insider Threat (InT) Specialist to provide onsite support in Washington, DC. The Cyber Insider Threat Specialist will provide analytic support in the areas of dependency and interdependency analysis, analysis of cascading impacts, and cyber/physical risks to critical infrastructure.

The Cyber Insider Threat Specialist will provide proactive and reactive end-to-end Insider threat services to help protect external facing and internal based computing assets, data, and Government clients. The position will also help support key, high profile cyber security related activities and projects, including support the Government agency's incident management program.

The Role:  

* Researches, analyzes, interprets, evaluates, and integrates complex data from multiple intelligence sources.
* Stand up a new Insider Threat (InT) program and validate InT tools.
* Possesses a strong understanding of intrusion sets.
* Performs Cyber Threat Analysis - must be able to identify threat and develop threat vulnerability assessment.
* Provides actionable Insider Threat intelligence for enterprise risk reduction and remediation by partnering with key groups in identifying and driving risk remediation approaches to current and emerging threats.
* Exhibits strong critical thinking/writing skills - prepares extensive assessments, documents, and disseminates information through reports and briefs to technical and non-technical audiences.
* Develops complex analytical approaches to problems and situations for which data is incomplete, controversial, or no precedent exists.
* Develops/Leads and briefs senior leadership regarding critical best practices/capabilities pertaining to cyber issues.
* Develops innovative approaches to analyze and validate analytical conclusions.
* Maintains and updates databases, systems, and mechanisms for information sharing relevant Insider Threat information to support ongoing and projected projects.

What You Need to Bring to the Table:  
* 8+ years of cyber insider threat experience, performing threat monitoring and assessment,
* Bachelors' or Masters' degree, or equivalent experience within related field,
* Experience developing threat reporting and techniques, tactics and procedures (TTP's).
* Experience summarizing complex information security concepts and ongoing threat events for management consumption.
* Excellent verbal and written communications skills including forensics reports, Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) reporting tools and Social Media Intelligence (SOCMINT) summaries.

Desired Qualifications:  

* Previous experience in cyber Insider Threat tools and technologies
* Experience using Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) tools such as Splunk, ArcSight, etc.
* Familiarity with Raytheon INNERVIEW and/or ingesting data feeds.
* Industry certification such as Network+, Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), or other related courses

Clearance Required:   Public Trust Clearance

As a full-time employee of Blue Canopy, you are eligible for an attractive benefits package, which includes medical, dental, life insurance, and short-term and long-term disability insurance. Our benefits also include paid holidays, Paid-Time-Off (PTO), a company-sponsored 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement plan, and flexible spending accounts to allow you to pay for Health, Dependent Care and commuter costs with pre-tax income.

Blue Canopy, LLC is EOE/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability


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IT - Security
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