Senior Technical Expert - TS/SCI w/ Poly
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Location: US-MD-Annapolis Junction Map
Posted: 11/11/2019
Closing: 12/10/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description


Job Description:

The Senior Technical Expert will provide senior expertise to automate the Cyber Behavior Analysis tradecraft to include detection, linking, and sharing of the full spectrum of malicious cyber actor behavior.

Conduct analysis using technical understanding of malicious activity on hosts and across networks utilizing understanding of the detection and countering mechanisms available for defense of both hosts and networks.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform static analysis, dynamic analysis, network attack characterization and reconstruction, and the development of mitigation strategies
  • Conduct analysis of all types of computer code, particularly malicious code (malware.)
  • Develop an agile responsive strategy for coordinating and evaluating tasking of systems and sites.
  • The Analyst will use commercial forensics tools to image and review computer drives and data, determine if an incident occurred, and discover the intrusion method.
  • Perform extensive post-mission, produce technical intelligence reports in support of special programs and provide expertise and leadership to the team in the development of analytical models and assessments.
  • Duties may include writing forensics and/or incident response reports, investigating computer attacks, and extracting data from electronic systems and training team members on analysis, tools or reporting.
  • Information assurance, cyber security activities to include information security enhancements, product upgrades and development of automated analysis tools, or have expertise with analyzing complete cyber problems and providing innovative solutions.

Must be able to:

  • Author scripts
  • Create tools
  • Create automation for CBAS
  • Use Jupiter Notebook
  • Finger Prints

Must have experience with:

  • Malware and forensic Analysis Tools, Network Analysis Tools, SIGINT Development Suite (Xkeyscore, DNIPresnter, DX), Corporate data stores, prototype development, and end-to-end analysis of intrusions into information systems.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Have a minimum of 15 Years of work experience and a Bachelors Degree in an applicable field (such as math, science, computers, engineering, information assurance).
  • An active TS/SCI with a polygraph is required to be considered for this position.

External Referral Eligible


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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Senior Technical Expert - TS/SCI w/ Poly