Cyber Threat & Vulnerability Analyst

Reston, VA
Added: February 9, 2024
Project: The Cyber Threat and Vulnerability Analyst will work independently and as part of a cross-functional team comprised of technical experts supporting an established and growing Intelligence Community (IC) mission. You will need to quickly understand complex technical concepts, make assessments, and articulate your recommendations to the customer. Previous experience working on-site to support the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Intelligence Community (IC) is highly desirable.

Description: The Cyber Threat & Vulnerability Analyst will be asked to provide technical expertise to support a variety of tasks to include, but not limited to:

Provide skilled support in technology systems, programming languages, algorithms, and data structures.

Provide cyber security analysis and assessments for the customer’s communication systems, communications user equipment, and transport segments.

Provide cyber security expertise to the customer’s projects and systems.

Develop plans and integrate user equipment with a variety of networks.

Support the team in conducting test design; anomaly resolution; system deployment and sustainment support.

Perform or assist in design, development, installation, and testing of operational equipment.

Conduct system anomaly trouble shooting, and interface with vendors and mission partners to ensure systems will meet the end goals of stakeholders.

Minimum Requirements:

Must have active TS/SCI security clearance and be willing and able to obtain CI Polygraph.

Bachelor’s degree (4 additional years of relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree).

6 years of professional experience working in cyber security, computer science, computer engineering, or related field.

Ability to communicate highly technical analyses at a level comprehensible to non-technical audiences and senior-level government representatives.

Expert knowledge and use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Desired Requirements:

Advanced degree in an Engineering discipline.

Experience working on-site at a customer location.

Experience working in DOD / IC.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a lead or within a team of peers, as well as excellent interpersonal and communications skills.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.