Junior Network Analyst - Cyber Network Defense
USA-NE: NEBRASKA-OFFUTT AFB
Remote Work Authorized
Dec 20, 2012, 2:27:49 PM
CSC has an immediate opening for a Network Analyst – Cyber Network Defense – STRATNOC in support of the Information Technology Capabilities Contract (ITCC), which provides modernized and secure IT infrastructure support to USSTRATCOM at Offutt AFB, Nebraska. Candidates must have TS/SCI clearance to be considered for this position. This position may include nights/weekends/shift work.
Essential Job Functions
Operates, maintains, and defends USSTRATCOM’s mission critical networks and implements escalation notification procedures.
Provides IA support by reviewing, tracking and reporting IAVA, IAVB & IAVTA, vulnerability bulletins & notifications, emails & messages.
Assists in preparation of DoD CIO required documentation.
Provides IA CND support by monitoring network security and system logs, IPS & IDS.
Maintains domain antivirus support updates.
Initiates incident response & handling, and assists with forensic analysis.
Tests, monitors, and troubleshoots a variety of platforms, operating systems, networks and applications using established procedures. Uses monitoring tools and other sources to detect issues. Provides problem resolution support to Help Desk and other appropriate parties; resolves matters of significance or escalates as necessary.
Documents and tracks reported matters of significance where assigned; ensures issue has been resolved as appropriate and in accordance with established service agreements or procedures.
Analyzes, prepares and provides updates to internal and external customers during service failures in accordance with established service agreements. Works in conjunction with service providers to resolve failure or escalates as necessary to reduce downtime and maximize system availability.
Maintains knowledge of new and enhanced applications being developed and the respective platforms; monitors, analyzes and understands change management environment to enhance problem resolution capabilities.
Creates and maintains systems software and hardware documentation; assesses system information where appropriate to determine appropriateness of other updates and enhancements.
Initiates and oversees the service restoration process to expedite problem resolution; monitors processes and resolves matters of significance in order to ensure completion in accordance with established service agreements.
Participates in the implementation of application, system or network changes; conducts testing to ensure installation meets appropriate standards and procedures.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field preferred
Two or more years of network or system experience in a large mainframe/alternate platform environment
Experience working with various networks, applications and systems
Bachelor's degree in IT related discipline preferred
Active TS/SCI clearance
Knowledge of firewalls, IPS, IDS, NetWitness Informer, mail content scanning, Network Taps, Network Analyzers, and domain name servers desired
Willingness to work swing shift, mid-shift, weekends, and occasional holidays required
GCIA-GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst, GCIH-GIAC Certified Incident Handler, or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification preferred
Analytical skills to identify and resolve matters of significance
Problem solving skills to troubleshoot varied problems within varied environments
Good time management skills
Good interpersonal skills to interface with internal and external customers and vendors
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to adapt to changing requirements and requests
CSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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