Job Details

Security Analyst


ZTI Solutions, LLC


Fairfax, VA 22031

Security Analyst
Responsibilities include the following tasks:
• Security monitoring and analysis - analyze network traffic, perform log analysis, prioritize and differentiate be-tween potential intrusion attempts and false alarms
• Assess network activity and system configuration for anomalous activity to determine system security status
• Use TippingPoint, HBSS, Lancope, and Niksun to monitor network traffic and host based alerts
• Provide network security monitoring, reporting, and incident handling using tools such as Splunk to hunt for anomalous network activity
• Create and track investigations to resolution. Be able to assist and mentor junior analysts
• Produce final reports and peer review incident reports from other SOC analysts
• Identify & extract network indicators from incident reporting and published technical advisories/bulletins
• Perform daily system health checks
• Interact with the security team to investigate and resolve computer security incidents. Assist with security related issues
• Recommend preventive measures as necessary
• Employ existing ticketing system to track necessary security activities (e.g. Jira, ServiceNow)
• Become familiar with vulnerability scans (ACAS) and mitigating security findings
• Become familiar with IA related compliance standards. Understand security controls as well as POA&M’s and how to mitigate controls
• Assist with patching security devices and upgrading infrastructure devices (Firewall, IPS, Switches/Routers, etc)
• Participate in special projects as required

Minimum Education: CISSP, 5-10 years’ experience.
• Five to ten years of related experience and/or training in the field of IT security monitoring and analysis, cyber threat analysis, vulnerability analysis, or information assurance
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of educa-tion, professional training or work experience
• CISSP certification as well as at least one additional security related certification (CEH, GCIA, GCIH, GICSP, SCYBER, SSCP, GCFA, CISA, GSNA, CISM, CISSP-ISSMP)
• Previous experience working in a SOC / NOC
• Understanding of common network services (web, mail, FTP, etc), network vulnerabilities, and network attack pat-terns
• Management experience is a plus

Company Description

ZTI Solutions is a small business of about 20 employees specializing in senior level networking and security solutions. We provide solutions to DoD and Federal customers in the areas of network design, configuration, maintenance, and accreditation. In addition, we provide cyber protections for DoD networks by designing and deploying perimeter defenses to include firewalls, IPS, IDS, and security analyst teams.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Public Trust - We will put you in for a TS clearance if you do not have one
No Traveling
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Security
$125,000 - $150,000 annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
Compensation Comments:
4% Bonus, Full benefits for employee and family paid 100% by employer
Referral Bonus Comments:
$4,000 referral bonus
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