1+ months

Discovery Analyst/Network Analyst

Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
Accenture Federal Services delivers a range of innovative, tech-enabled services for the U.S. Federal Government to address the complex, sensitive challenges of national security and intelligence missions.



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**Job Description:**



Accenture Federal Services is seeking a Discovery Analyst who will use their network and technical background to solve problems and answer analytical questions. You will use your understanding of how networks function, how adversaries behave on the internet, and perform analysis of digital network and mobile communications.



**Here's what you need:**



+ Thorough understanding of TCP/IP and common protocols such as SSH, HTTPS, SMTP, DNS, BGP, DHCP

+ Understanding of the OSI model and its relevance to internet technologies

+ Comfort with the internet threat landscape such as malware analysis, analysis of threat indicators, and indicators of compromise

+ Ability to analyze network traffic data for anomalous or malicious activity with tools such as Wireshark, tcpdump, and tshark



**Bonus points if you have:**



+ Network+ Security+ CISSP

+ OSCP

+ CEH

+ **Any of a number of active Cyber Certifications including but not limited to: GPEN, GXPN, GCFE, GCFA, and OSCP**



**Special consideration given for the following skills:**



+ Scripting skills (e.g. Python, Bash)

+ Experience with UNIX operating systems.

+ Ability to develop network and malware signatures (e.g. Yara, Snort)

+ C++ **SIGINT experience**



**Security Clearance:**



+ Active TS/SCI with Polygraph



Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience.As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York City or Washington as set forth below andinformation on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)



**Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role**



California: $90,700 - $147,100



Colorado: $90,700 - $127,100



New York City: $105,000 - $147,100



Washington: $96,600 - $135,200



**Eligibility Requirements**



US Citizenship required.



**Important information**



Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture Federal Services



Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.






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Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.



For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement (https://www.accenture.com/\_acnmedia/Careers/PDF-9/Accenture-Annual-Policy-Statement-Regarding-EEO-2018-Applicant.pdf) .



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Posted: 2022-11-21 Expires: 2023-04-07

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