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Company Name:
C2 Essentials Inc
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Merrifield, Virginia
United States
Information Technology
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5 - 8 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Renuka Nair

Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst (Cyber Threat Hunter)

Our client is a recognized Information Technology solutions provider. Founded in 1998 and based in Reston, Virginia, it is a CMMI Level 3 Certified company with an established reputation for excellence and on-time delivery with a consistently high customer satisfaction rating from its Federal Government and private consulting contracts.

They are currently seeking a professional and experienced full-time Senior Threat Intelligence Analyst (Cyber Threat Hunter) in Merrifield, VA.


• Serve as a Cyber threat hunter and review security events to identify and prioritize potential threats and identify trends. • Configure security solutions to identify threats.  Complete and deliver complex security reports to management in business terms. • Analyze available data sources, security tools, and threat trends and lead security monitoring and analysis techniques to identify attacks against the enterprise. • Create correlations and other logic to identify attackers and defend the network against advanced attacks. • Keeps current on evolving and emerging technologies that may involve multi-disciplined intelligence and/or evoke new threats and interfaces with other organizations to maintain situational awareness, stay ahead of future threats and leverage best practices. • Applies expert knowledge of the nexus between Cyber Counter-Intelligence and other Intelligence operations (i.e., How/ Where/ When Cyber Counter-Intelligence fits in, etc.). • Analyzes and synthesizes information with other relevant data sources to develop a common operational picture of criminal and foreign threats to information infrastructure. • Fuses computer network attack analyses with criminal and counterintelligence investigations and operations, promotes joint operations, and shares best practices with other members of the intelligence community.


• Over 7 years’ experience working in the areas of (intelligence, information security, network forensics, insider threat).  • Bachelors in computer science, international relations, information security, or a related field or equivalent experience. Master’s degree is preferred. • Certification in one or more of; CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC, or RHCE. • Experience with creating automated log correlations in Splunk tool to identify anomalous and potentially malicious behavior. • Experience with Netflow or PCAP analysis. • Knowledge of typical behaviors of both malware and threat actors and how common protocols and applications work at the network level, including DNS, HTTP, and SMB. • Strong Linux configuration and administration knowledge. • Basic networking and firewall knowledge to conduct hunt activities. • Demonstrable experience with Security Operation tools inclusive of products from Splunk Enterprise Security (ES), FireEye, Looking Glass, Intel, Endgame, StealthWatch, RSA, Tanium.

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EOE M/F/Disability/Vet

Our Client will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.