• Cyber Security Analyst (SWAT)

    Job Locations US-SC
    Job ID 2018-1665
  • Overview

    The Systems Welfare, Availability, and Technologies team (SWAT) provides optimization of the sensing grid at the host and network layers. This includes the Government off the Shelf (GOTS), Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) and custom created tools and toolsets. We require an individual who participates in technical research and development of host-based and/or network based tools and their functionalities. This individual would ideally also possess advanced system administration skills for effective installation/configurations, operation and maintenance of the infrastructure.

    Essential Functions and Job Responsibilities

    Functions include identifying quality data sources to bolster the sensing capabilities, configuration / maintenance of network bases sensing platforms, development of products and processes for use at the host layer, proactive monitoring of the sensing grid for issues or changes, developing and documenting standard operating procedures and assisting other teams as necessary. Resolving significant hardware/software interface and interoperability problems; ensuring systems availability, functionality, integrity, and efficiency. Other duties as assigned.


    • Three (3) years of hands on experience with Linux (RHEL) and/or Windows administration performing, troubleshooting, security reviews, testing, operation, and maintenance.

    • Understanding of essential network services such as DNS, SMTP, NTP, IMAP, and SNMP

    • Experience with Advanced detection and monitoring using Splunk

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    • Aptitude for independent thought and troubleshooting skills

    • Server Administration experience with Linux / Windows

    • Detailed understanding of Linux / Windows logs and security features

    • Linux configuration and scripting capabilities

    • Active Directory experience / knowledge

    • IDS / IPS Experience (configuration primary / analytics secondary)

    • Experience with Splunk search language, configuration, and/or administration

    • Process automation / integration

    • Network protocol experience (TCP Dump, routing configuration, Windows Network communications)

    • Ability to travel up to 10%
    • Active DOD Secret Clearance required 

    Additional Desired Qualifications:

    • Programming experience (Python, PowerShell, C#, Java)

    • Strong experience with host and network security

    • Engineering / technical experience with security systems and tools

    EEO Statement

    AbleVets LLC appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.  AbleVets is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed