Cyber Threat Intelligence Senior Analyst

Job Description
BAE Systems has a job opening for a Senior Cyber Intelligence Analyst in Reston, VA.

Function as a senior-level intelligence analyst for the BAE Global Security Operations Center. Work with a team of Security Analysts and Engineers to support a global security operations capability. Lead the cyber threat intelligence effort on a team of cyber analysts. You will be responsible for pro-active threat intelligence gathering from open and closed sources.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Understanding of cyber threat indicators and how they are used to identify cyber attacks.
Understanding of indicator enrichment process.
Ability to write threat reports for senior management.

Preferred Skills and Education
Experience using large data sets to conduct research, discover relationships, and correlate threat data from various sources - including whois data, passive DNS, and open source malware repositories

Possess a strong understanding of analytic tradecraft, deductive reasoning, and critical thinking skills

Knowledge of incident handling and incident response. Experience providing intelligence analysis support as part of a team that performs in-depth technical analysis of network intrusion incidents

Ability to write threat intelligence briefings for senior management.

Ability to task other towers with content creation based on threat intelligence reporting.

Experience working in a Security Operations Center (SOC), Managed Security Service (MSS), or enterprise network environment

Strong interpersonal and communication skills


Directly support SOC operations, malware analysis and network/endpoint threat hunting teams with actionable intelligence products

Identify emerging threat actors and track existing actors as their tactics, techniques and procedures evolve over time

Collect and analyze all source intelligence products and generate strategic and tactical-level threat intelligence products

Develop a sophisticated understanding of actor capabilities and intentions. Prioritize and routinely brief team members and senior decision makers on threat actors targeting the corporate network.

Create and share incident reports for external partners

About BAE Systems, Inc.
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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