NetCentrics Corporation
  • 14-Sep-2022 to Until Filled (EST)
  • DC, USA
  • Full Time
  • TS/SCI

Open PTO policy, 11 Federal Holidays, 401 (k) +Matching + Immediate Vesting, MDV, Training Assistance, Referral Bonuses, and much more.

Title: Senior Cyber Watch Analyst (Weekdays, 7 AM - 3 PM)

Location: Washington, D.C. (onsite)

Clearance: TS/SCI


  • Support operational watch and situational awareness requirements for the USCG Cyber Command CSOC
  • Provide situational awareness and readiness reporting for the CSOC to the program leadership
  • Support coordination and information collection related to incidents, investigations, Task Orders and other communications within DOD and DHS
  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation
  • Recognize potential, successful and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information
  • Maintain IDS signatures and policies
  • Modify and add custom IDS policies and signatures to account for lack of monitoring in threat areas as warranted by threat changes, such as zero-day attacks. This includes the use of Sourcefire rules
  • Identify misuse, malware or unauthorized activity on monitored networks
  • Analyze and solve problems related to network, system, forensic and malware analysis
  • Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk
  • Prepare incident reports of analysis methodology and results
  • Support Continuity of Operations (COOP) and Disaster Recovery (DR) as required
  • Ensure proper maintenance and documentation updates
  • Ensure the integrity and protection of networks, systems and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies
  • Responsible for managing shift personnel to ensure proper coverage, standardized processes; developing and/or update documentation as required; and reporting
  • Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members; supervisory responsibilities may be included


  • Bachelor's degree and 7+ years of relative working experience
  • Experience with security technologies including Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), Firewalls & Log Analysis, Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM), Antivirus, Network Packet Analyzers, malware analysis, forensics tools and reverse engineering
  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Knowledge of industry accepted standards and best practices related to incident response operations
  • Demonstrated knowledge in information technologies to include computer hardware and software, operating systems, and networking protocols
  • Demonstrated excellence in analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Current active DoD TS/SCI clearance, with the ability to obtain and maintain a CI polygraph
  • Shift Hours: Weekdays 7 AM - 3 PM
  • Active DoD 8570 IAT Level III and CSSP Analyst certification or the ability to obtain it within 60 days of hire
  • As a contingency to employment at NetCentrics, all candidates who are given offers must successfully pass a full background investigation including criminal history, education and employment verifications

Preferred Qualification/Certifications:

  • JRSS and Elastic experience

This employer participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability.

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