Cyber Security Analyst/Engineer - 34324 in Linthicum Heights, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Enlighten, an Alion company is looking for an experienced Cyber Analyst/Engineer to be responsible assisting Enlighten customers in the research and development of cyber analytics in support of customer projects and product development. Will focus on direct client support, by utilizing cyber security knowledge in hunting activities, reporting on findings and converting tools, techniques and processes into automated capabilities for the current cyber platform. Also be responsible for collecting customer Cyber Operations requirements and aiding in the production and implementation of these requirements through use case development, analytics supports, and visualization input.  Will also be responsible for providing consulting and training to the customer on the appropriate use of Enlighten developed products for cyber operations.

Security Clearance: 

  • Current TS/SCI with a polygraph level security clearance is required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.  

Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Cyber Security or similar field.  Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.
  • 8+ years of experience in cyber security operations related fields.
  • Knowledge of cyber security operations, use cases, and processes.
  • Technical experience to cyber data analysis to include continuous monitoring, intelligence, and reporting.
  • Experience in big data hunting analysis and reporting.
  • Advanced experience in using cyber tools, SIEMs, and threat sharing platforms (e.g. MISP).
  • Excellent verbal, written, analytical, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well independently with little input, and as a part of a team.
  • Excellent work ethic and a high commitment to quality.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.

Desired skills:

  • Prior experience interfacing, consulting and training customers is a big plus.
  • Security+ certification.
  • CISSP, CEH or similar certification.


Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/Poly

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