Raytheon Technologies Cyber Threat Detection Specialist in Morrisville, North Carolina
This position is CONTINGENT upon funding, an open position, customer approval, completion of a favorable background investigation, and the ability to obtain and maintain a USPS sensitive clearance.
An experienced Cyber Threat Detection Specialist in needed to support evening shift (3:30PM-11:30PM ET) in Morrisville, NC.
Identification of Cybersecurity problems which may require mitigating controls
Analyze network traffic to identify exploit or intrusion related attempts
Recommend detection mechanisms for exploit and or intrusion related attempts
Provide subject matter expertise on network based attacks, network traffic analysis, and intrusion methodologies
Escalate items which require further investigation to other members of the Threat Management team
Execute operational processes in support of response efforts to identified security incidents
The position requires U.S. Person status or a Non-U.S. Person status and be eligible to obtain authorization.
4+ years IT security experience and a Bachelor's degree
2+ years’ experience in network traffic analysis
Strong working knowledge of:
Network Level Exploits
Knowledge of Control Frameworks and Risk Management techniques
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
Strong understanding of IDS/IPS technologies, trends, vendors, processes and methodologies
Strong understanding of common IDS/IPS architectures and implementations
Strong understanding of IDS/IPS signatures, content creation and signature characteristics including both signature and anomaly-based analysis and detection
Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Computer Science/Computer Engineering, Engineering, Science or a related field.
Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree-level education.
Desired Certifications (one or more desired):
DOD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level II; CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH), SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CSLC, CISM, CCNA, GCFA, GREM, GNFA, GCIH, GSEC, or GSE
Relocation is not offered
This is a full-time salaried position
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.