Chenega Corporation Forensics / Malware Analyst (DCO), SME in Fort Huachuca, Arizona
CHENEGA IT ENTERPRISE SERVICES, LLC
Company Job Title:
Forensics / Malware Analyst (DCO), SME
Top Secret / SCI
Fort Huachuca, Arizona
Exempt, Full Time, Regular
Summary:The Forensics / Malware Analyst (DCO), SME will assist the DCO analysts with complex analysis of forensic, event and signature data as well as binary, mobile, executable code leading to the detection of a variety of threat types including malware and potentially advanced persistent threats.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)
Document the analysis techniques in a triage database to assist others in timely kill chain analysis.
Capture and perform initial analysis on captured volatile data, log data, captured network traffic data, etc. to identify any immediate intrusion related artifacts which in turn will allow immediate defensive countermeasures to be implemented.
Develop necessary procedures or scripts to identify such data.
Serve as the subject matter expert (SME) on malware detection, analysis and mitigation.
This includes keeping up-to-date with trends in malware capabilities.
Use both static and dynamic tools/techniques to analyze and reverse-engineer malware.
Work and interact with other DCO professionals internal and external to Army Cyber Command, with Law Enforcement and Counter Intelligence LNO's, and intelligence professionals as a technical specialist to understand higher-level adversary capability.
Document, update and enhance processes and procedures by producing training materials, standards documents and reports.
- Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years’ experience; OR Associates Degree and 8 years’ experience; OR High School Diploma and 10 years’ experience
IT Level I; CSSP-IR; GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), GIAC Certified Incident Handler, and IAT Level III Baseline Certification; Computing Environment Cert; ITIL Foundations certified (within 3 months)
Top Secret / SCI clearance required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Leadership and self-direction skills are highly desired.
Ability to solve complex problems utilizing creative thinking skills.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to critically analyze and understand the systems and communicate system requirements to the customer and leadership.
Ability to provide on-call support 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ability to travel as required.
Ability to meet eligibility requirements of a government security clearance for access to classified information
- Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.
- Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
Organization: Chenega IT Enterprise Services, LLC
Title: Forensics / Malware Analyst (DCO), SME
Location: Arizona-Fort Huachuca
Requisition ID: 1800003214