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Federal - Cyber Defense / Cyber Threat Intel Analyst ++

Washington, DC 20044
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington DC Metro Area

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time, so you can deliver what matters most.

The Cyber Intelligence Analysts provide support for the customer Cyber Threat Intelligence Program.They provide source monitoring activities, cyber threat analysis and mitigation courses of action, provide the actionable intelligence used in organizational IT Asset protection, strategic cyber threat trending and situational awareness of customer leadership.

The cyber intelligence analysts compile cyber threat data gathered through independent research and analysis along with Security Operations Center activity, and look at emerging technology, techniques and adversarial capabilities and tactics.

On a near real-time basis, they analyze cyber threat Indications & Warning and fuse unclassified/open source cyber threat information correlating internal activity to external indicators across numerous boundaries.

The correlation provides insight into every stage of a potential intruder and cyber kill chain as well as other activities in the wild.

Cyber intelligence analysts will leverage relationships with various intelligence organizations to gain and share intelligence data. Cyber intelligence analysts will advise on countermeasures and defensive techniques based on intelligence gathered.

We are looking for Security professionals with varied years of experience in the Metro DC area that have experience with one or more of the following specialties: SOC Analysis, Incident Response, Threat Intelligence, Malware Analysis, and/or Computer Forensics/Digital Media Analysis.

Reporting information from Open and Closed sources.

Basic Skill & Qualifications:

+ 1+ years of experience in Cyber Intelligence concepts and implementation, and cyber intrusion kill chain concepts and implementation

+ 1+ years of experience in reviewing, authoring, and consolidating cyber intelligence reports for use in developing defensive countermeasures

+ 1+ years of open and closed source intelligence gathering

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

+ Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience

+ SOC analyst or IR experience

+ Hands-on experience in countermeasure implementation through creation of detection rules experience

+ Experience within the DHS/DOD intelligence or cyber environments

+ Experience in a Cyber Protection Team (CPT)

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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


Posted: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2019-12-11

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