BAE Systems Sr Cyber Analyst in Reston, Virginia

Job Description

Function as a mid-level Cyber Security DevOps professional for the BAE Global Security Operations Center. Work with Security Analysts and Engineers to develop and enhance cyber security solutions to support a global security operations capability.

Technical Functions:

Developing or enhancing existing full suites of custom cyber security toolsetswith an emphasis on front-end, graphical user interfaces and web application development.

Setting up and deploying servers and operating systems to host critical cyber security tools.

Developing tools to integrate open source applications with widely used commercial security tools.

Monitor SIEM (ArcSight and Splunk) and other network security devices for alerts

Investigating alerts using any and all available tools and data resources.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Basic Requirements:

2 yrs programming experience to include scripting languages such as Python, Perl, and bash.

2 yrs experience and knowledge of Linux operating systems.

2 yrs experience with system administration at hardware, software, as well as OS levels.

2 yrs experience and knowledge of high and low level network protocols such as TCP, UDP, HTTP, SMTP, etc.

2 yrs experience administering databases and developing database applications in traditional relational databases as well as NoSQL ones.

Education Requirements:

Associates Degree or higher

Other Requirements:

Eligibility to obtain a security clearance

Shift flexibility, including the ability to provide on call support when needed

Ability to wotk greater than 40 hours per week as needed

Preferred Skills and Education

Strong preference for candidates possessing the following attributes:

Experience in the cyber security field preferably in a development function within a security operations environment or CERT.

Knowledge and understanding of emerging security threats, issues, current exploits, attack methodologies, and detection techniques using a wide variety of security products including COTS and open source.

Experience with GUI frameworks such as Django, Flask, React, Bootstrap, etc.

About BAE Systems, Inc.

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Sr Cyber Analyst

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