Are you highly organized and able to support multiple priority efforts at the same time? Do you thrive in fast-paced programs? Can you prioritize tasks in order to allow your executive leadership team to focus on what’s hot? Will the risk of not delivering top-quality products on-time keep you up at night? Then GDIT is looking for you to fill an essential Senior Cyber Threat analyst role supporting our cybersecurity program.
This position serves as a Cyber Threat and Intelligence Analyst in support of a major federal client. This organization provides services that analyze and produce enhanced cyber security and threat intelligence information to include threats and potential threats to the customer’s personnel, information, and information systems; provides timely and relevant intelligence to assist with mitigating cyber threats confronting the Department; supports evaluation, implementation, and operations of tools/technologies used in advanced analysis. Responsible for the delivery of written and oral briefings to stakeholders and community partners across the Foreign Affairs community.
Key Personality traits that will do well in this environment
- Inquisitive by nature; you know where to look to find answers.
- You enjoy collaboration and sharing information with other highly technical people.
Environment you will work in
- The intersection of Cybersecurity and data. No better place to be.
- Highly technical and fast pace environment.
- No remote work / no travel.
The Cyber Threat and Intelligence Analyst will support the customer’s overall cyber threat analysis efforts. Candidate should possess experience with and knowledge of cyber threat and/or intelligence analysis.Candidate should have proven expert written and oral communication skills to include experience with executive-level presentations. Candidate should have knowledge related to the current state of cyber international relations, adversary tactics, and trends. Candidate will possess the ability to work quickly, and a willingness to complete ad hoc, time sensitive assignments.
Researches, analyzes, and writes documents such as cybersecurity intelligence bulletins, alerts, and briefings. Ensures documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and government specifications, and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style. Ensures content is developed in an appropriate style for the intended audience to include presentations, bulletins, white papers, memos, policies, briefings, and other products. Acquires subject knowledge by collaborating with analysts and engineers.Assists in coordinating projects from the planning stage, provides additional or missing materials, and edits for content format, flow, and integrity. Researches topics and collaborate stakeholders to understand communication product requirements; analyzes business problems and helps prescribe communication solutions.
To fit into our environment you must have these core skills:
- 5+ years of experience in intelligence or technical analysis with increasing responsibilities.
- Demonstrated oral and written communications skills.
- Good working knowledge of cyber threat intelligence analysis
- Prior military or intelligence community experience and/or formal analytic training/certification
- Strong analytical skills and the ability to effectively research, write, communicate and brief to varying levels of audiences to include at the executive level
- Previous experience managing cross functional and interdisciplinary project teams to achieve tactical and strategic objectives.
Highly desired skills:
- 3+ years of experience in intelligence or technical analysis with a focus on cyber threat analysis.
- Knowledge of geopolitical issues and events and the use of cyber tools & techniques to influence them
- One or more geographic area of expertise, e.g. East Asia and Pacific, South and Central Asia, Near Eastern, European and Eurasian, South American or African areas.
- Demonstrated expertise in deploying and maintaining tools to facilitate the flow of intelligence analysis and reports
- Experience with All Source production and knowledge of cyber/technical intelligence
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Intelligence, English, Communications, History, International Affairs or Studies, or other related technical or liberal art discipline is desired. Four (4) additional years of general experience (as defined below) may be substituted for the degree. Master's degree preferred.
Desired Certifications: CISSP, CISM, CEH, Security+
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.