Digital Network Exploitation Analyst (DNEA) – All level – Multiple Locations

FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITY:

The selected candidate will:
*Analyze SIGINT and cybersecurity data at multiple levels up and down the OSI network stack and bring a solid understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network.
*Develop new tradecraft needed to perform analysis as technologies evolve.
*Apply curiosity and analytical talent to form hypotheses, critically assess and choose analysis techniques, then query, merge, enrich, evaluate, and pivot within data to attain and share insights.
*Distill, document, contextualize and share findings–including any new tradecraft–with teammates, stakeholders, and intelligence consumers.
*Be part of a team, working together with government, military, and contractor personnel to develop shared understandings of intelligence needs, mission relevance, and areas of expertise.

SKILLSET:

Demonstrated experience/knowledge in one or more of the following areas:
*Digital network analysis, characterization, or exploitation.
*Intelligence collection capabilities and limitations, to include but not limited to technical sensors / platforms and human intelligence sources, SIGINT development (SIGDEV) or computer network provider capabilities and workflows, and technical metadata or content analysis
*Software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development
*Computer networking and telecommunication architecture, the OSI model, communication protocols, and common hacker TTPs
*TCP/IP, IPv6, routing concepts, network mapping, subnetting, and target templating
*Understanding policies that govern all facets of cyberspace operations and advise leaders on how to posture analytic resources against mission requirements.

Desired experience/knowledge in one or more of the following areas:
*Certifications such as SANS GCTI, GNFA, GCIH, GXPN, GCIA, GREM, or GDAT; Offensive Security OSCP, OSWE, OSCE, OSEE; Cisco CyberOps, CCNA, CCNP; CompTIA CySA+, CASP, Security+, Network+; EC-Council CEH
*Graduate of the Joint Cyber Analysis Course (JCAC)
*Prior experience supporting Cyber Mission Force requirements

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

Degree in one of the following degrees:
*Computer Science
*Information Technology (IT) or Information Security (IS)
(relevant if the programs contain the amount and type of coursework equivalent to a Computer Science (CS) major)
*Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics
(relevant if programs contain a concentration of courses in the following foundational CS areas: algorithms, computer architecture (not network architecture), programming methodologies and languages, data structures, logic and computation, and advanced mathematics)

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

*Computer or information systems design/development/analysis roles
*Engineering hardware and/or software, programming, computer/network security, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, computer forensics, information assurance, systems engineering, and/or network and systems administration.
*Graduate of the Joint Cyber Analysis Course (JCAC)

LABOR CATEGORIES:

Labor category level is based on years of experience combined with educational degrees:

Years Experience by Degree Type
Level HS/GED Associate Bachelor Master Doctorate
Level 1 N/A 4 2
Level 2 N/A 7 5 3 2
Level 3 N/A 10 8 6 4
Level 4 N/A 13 11 9 7

SECURITY REQUIREMENTS:

Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility and Polygraph

LOCATIONS:

San Antonio, TX
Fort Meade, MD
Aurora, CO