Raytheon Cyber Threat Hunter in Dulles, Virginia

Raytheon Intelligence and Information Services (IIS) – Cyber Security & Special Missions (CSM) has an immediate opening for a Cyber Threat Hunter to support the customer team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations. Job Description – Senior Cyber Security Analyst G09 Proactively drive hunting and analysis against the dataset available Leverage internal and external resources to research threats, vulnerabilities, and intelligence on various attackers and attack infrastructure Use Big Data Analytics platform to identify threats, determine root cause, scope, and severity of each and compile/report findings into a finished analytical product. Recommend system tuning/customization and data collection improvements to client Work with our Threat Intelligence and Malware solutions to identify threats, develop or recommend countermeasures, and perform advanced network and host analysis in the event of a compromise Work with the team to improve and expand the toolset Interface with customers on a daily basis to consult with them on best security practices and help them mature their security posture REQUIRED SKILLS: Demonstrated to advanced operational experience as a Cyber Threat Hunter Demonstrated to advanced experience with computer networking and operating systems Demonstrated to advanced experience of current threats, vulnerabilities, and attack trends Critical thinking and problem solving skills Demonstrated to advanced experience working directly with customers to transfer Threat Hunting knowledge Possess good time management and written and oral communications skills Experience with some/all of: Hadoop, Apache NiFi, Kafka, Storm, Metron, Spark, Ambari, Kibana/Zeppelin, ThreatQ, FireEye Malware analysis Familiarity with: Netflow data, DNS logs, Proxy Logs DESIRED SKILLS/CERTIFICATIONS: Security+, Network+, A+, GSEC, GIAC, CISSP, Metron User REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Minimum 6 Years, with a B.S./B.A. in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics or 4 years with MS/MA in Engineering, Science or Mathematics or 2 years with PhD in Engineering, Science or Mathematics. Additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree. 124913

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