SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.

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Incident Response/Remediation Analyst

Incident Response/Remediation Analyst

ID 
2018-1570
Job Location 
US-MD-Beltsville
Job Type 
Immediate Hire
Category 
Information Technology

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Overview

SkyePoint Decisions, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated team member to fill the role of Incident Response Analyst. Perform analysis on reported incidents and escalate to the JSOC or DS CIRT as needed.  Provide Incident Response Management for all CIC security incidents/events including but not limited to phishing attacks, virus containment, network intrusions, website incidents, and other security incidents faced by the Department.  Perform various tasks and hold key responsibilities.

Responsibilities

Provide incident response management for security incidents that include:

  • Phishing/Email Attack
  • Cybersecurity Attack Defense Support
  • Denial of Service Attack
  • Website Defacement
  • Engage in and support the Cybersecurity Incident Response Remediation
  • Engage in Recovery support after incidents have been contained
  • Provide Level III ISD/IPS Ticket Response Operational Incident Response

Qualifications

  • College degree in Information Security or relevant field
  • Active Top-Secret Clearance
  • 3+ years of knowledge and related experience 
  • Experience and competency with Incident Management Programs/Solutions
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, demanding environment
  • Strong understanding and demonstrated experience applying a risk-based approach to information security and IT assessments
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize duties based on shifting demands
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

Preferred Knowledge/Experience: 

  • Cyber certification(s)
  • Security Authorization and Assessment (SA&A)
  • Governance & Risk Management & Compliance Support
  • Cyber containment, remediation, and eradication processes and procedures  
  • Remedy
  • Firewalls
  • Splunk
  • SIEMs
  • Active Directory
  • Network monitoring tools
  • Security Endpoint tools
  • Network fundamentals
  • Log analysis (syslog, windows, firewalls, IDS, HIPS, endpoint security products, etc)
  • Perform other tasks consistent with the goals and objectives of the department/contract
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Program Executive

 

 

SkyePoint Decisions is an established ISO 9000:2008 certified small business headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, with local offices across the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. SkyePoint Decisions has grown into a successful federal contractor by combining industry best practices with innovative solutions that consistently meet or exceed customer requirements. We understand and integrate our customer’s technology and mission requirements to successfully deliver high quality, cost effective services on time and on budget.

 

SkyePoint Decisions empowers a secure dynamic workforce to complete any mission -- anytime, anywhere. It’s what we call Agency Anywhere®. SkyePoint Decisions delivers Agency Anywhere® by tightly integrating our technical competencies (cybersecurity, cloud services, remote access, collaboration, system & network optimization, device management and more) to provide our customer’s operating environments with the security, flexibility, availability, and operational continuity required to enable today’s on-the-go federal workforce to successfully and securely complete any mission – anytime, anywhere. 

 

SkyePoint Decisions is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions