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1288- Cyber Security Forensic Technical Specialist

Mclean, Virginia
TS/SCI Full Scope Polygraph


The Customer is seeking expertise to assist with cyber investigative efforts, conduct network traffic analysis, support security focused network architecture reviews, assess data pertaining to network intrusions and/or cyber related attacks on customer equities, assess Customer's operational technologies.


  • Analyze IP network traffic for security issues as it related to security, technical and operational vulnerabilities and risk.
  • Conduct network or networking technology assessments and write assessment reports based on findings
  • Cyber analytic experience, specifically familiarity with cyber actor ttps
  • Provide insight into latest threats and countermeasures
  • Evaluate network operations using network management platforms, auditing functions, and log reviews
  • Provide recommendations for end-to-end technical analysis
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

All personnel coming into customer organization undergoes an additional security review that can take anywhere from 7 business days to 30 days or more.


  • Experience working on TCP/IP networking projects and demonstrated experience with cyber security, and/or network security principles
  • Experience with troubleshooting, investigating issues associated with IP network products including routers, switches, wireless networking, VPN's, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Internet-of-Things (IOT) appliances
  • Demonstrated experience with communications protocols such as IP, TCP, UDP, MPLS, OPSF, IGRP, BGP
  • Knowledge and experience with encryption products, methodologies, configuration
  • Knowledge and experience with Network Packet Capture Appliances/ Applications, such as Netwitness, Solera, Probe, Wireshark, Snort
  • Knowledge and experience with Network Vulnerability Scanner, Web Scanner, and Database Scanner, such as Nessus, Weblnspect, AppDetective
  • Experience with Network Management products such as HP OpenView, Solarwind
  • Experience with Anonymous/Privacy Internet capabilities and supporting network architecture
  • Experience with Splunk
  • Shall work independently with little supervision
  • Shall be flexible to support customers located throughout the Washington Metro Area.
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD. Equivalency requires substantive experience in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience, plus 7+ years of network/cyber security experience in a secure environment.


  • Knowledge of Telephony Systems and VoIP
  • Experience with Windows Server (2008R2/2012R2), Windows Workstation (7/8.1), Linux (Redhat/Debian), and OSX operating systems
  • Interface with vendors and third-party producers
  • One or more of the following Certifications: Ethical Hacker
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional, Juniper
  • NCSP, or Juniper NCP
  • Amazon Cloud Service Certification or similar cloud certification
  • Red Hat Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS)


  • Active TS/SCI w/ Full Scope Polygraph Security Clearance