The MITRE Corporation InfoSec Operations Analyst in Bedford, Massachusetts
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MITRE’s Information Security department seeks an Operations Analyst to respond to and investigate cyber security incidents within the organization. This position offers a challenging opportunity to be exposed to a diverse set of security disciplines, including incident response, forensics, reverse engineering, malware analysis, intrusion detection, network security and system security. MITRE has long been a source of cyber security innovation and continues to seek dedicated and talented individuals.
Respond to security alerts, investigate for signs of compromise and react accordingly.
Track and document security events and incidents in a ticketing system.
Analyze log data for signs of malicious activity in a SIEM.
Master usage of tools to conduct investigations – including SIEM, IPS/IDS, PCAP analyzer, and ticketing tools.
Work with MITRE’s network infrastructure and network traffic flow.
Develop new analytics and apply mitigations for adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs).
Automate workflows in a SOAR tool.
Hunt for undetected indicators of compromise.
- Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.
Must be detail oriented and able to consistently follow incident investigation process.
Must have good analytical, written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
Must be able to work well as part of a team and be self-motivated to work on individual projects.
Knowledge of general Cyber Security concepts.
Familiarity with Linux, Mac and Windows Operating Systems.
An understanding of TCP/IP network protocols and application layer protocols (e.g., HTTP, SMTP, DNS, etc.).
Familiarity with adversary tactics techniques and procedures (TTPs).
Scripting experience, preferably with Python.
Familiarity with Elastic Search or Splunk
This requisition requires the following clearance(s):
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