Semper Valens Solutions Defense Assessment Analyst in Sierra Vista, Arizona
Position Details: Defense Assessment Analyst
Sierra Vista, AZ
Defense Assessment Analyst
Semper Valens Solutions is working to build a new
IT team for Ft. Huachuca, Arizona and is seeking a cyber security specialist
filling the role of a subject
matter exert as a Defense Assessment Analyst, to strengthen the group’s knowledge base. This position is a subject matter expert slot
and requires a knowledgeable and professional individual who works well with
teams as well as with management and customers. The work for this team is
contingent upon award.
Defense Assessment Analyst Responsibilities:
Perform threat and vulnerability
assessment and provide subject matter expertise on appropriate threat
Identify intrusion activity by
leveraging alert data from multiple sensors and systems and determine priority
Leverage threat intelligence e.g.
FSISAC, NCFTA while actively monitoring critical financial services
Assess the impact of potentially
malicious traffic on company network and infrastructure.
Perform in-depth analysis in support
of network monitoring and incident response operations.
Perform live incident response
(reactive and proactive incident management) by identifying and remediating
malicious applications and infrastructure components.
Collaborate with other Information
Security and IT team members to develop and implement innovative strategies for
monitoring and preventing attacks.
Develop appropriate metrics (key
risk and performance indicators) to measure the monitoring program and related
Develop/Monitor basic IDS/IPS rules
to identify and/or prevent malicious activity.
Develop and test new correlation
content and use cases using SIEM filters, rules, data monitors, active lists,
and session lists
Conduct research of emerging
Propose additional components and
techniques that could be used to proactively detect and prevent malicious
Provide other services as a key
member of the Cyber Security Operations Team: - Security review and
administration of changes to networks, servers and end point devices in
collaboration with network operations. - Security sensor policies for IDS/IPS,
Firewalls, web security gateway, logging. - Continuous Control Monitoring
including Baseline Security - Configuration monitoring. - Investigations and
Other duties as assigned.
Defense Assessment Analyst Qualifications:
- B.S. Degree in Computer
Science, Electronics Engineering or other Engineering or Technical
discipline is required.
years of related work experience
Certifications: Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified
Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA), Certified Wireless Network Administrator
(CWNA) and IAT Level II Baseline
Certification (current Security+ or CASP).
About Semper Valens Solutions:
Semper Valens Solutions, Inc. is a Service
Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing Cost Effective
Software and Systems Engineering, Field Support, Training and Full Life cycle
Support Management to the DOD community
At Semper Valens, our
vision is to remain a creative, cutting edge and cost effective solutions
provider where our shared intellect, industry experience, and technology
excellence, make a positive difference in our customer's success. Our solutions
help bridge the gap between IT and business prioritizations to optimize
budgets, risks and operational processes.
We search for outstanding
technical professionals, hiring at all levels of the experience spectrum;
intermediate, journeyman and senior. Consider us for your career plan.
Semper Valens Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Semper Valens Solutions,
proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression,
national origin, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related
conditions, physical or mental disability, genetic information, status as a
Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign
Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
If you require a
reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with Semper Valens Solutions
through its online applicant system, please contact Semper Valens Solutions
Human Resources Department at (520) 378-1545.
Semper Valens Solutions is
an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females,
disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. Applicants have rights
under Federal Employment Laws.