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Sr. Cyber Watch Operations Analyst

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Date: Aug 1, 2022

Location: Langley-Eustis, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 178306 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Sr. Cyber Watch Operations Analyst to join our team in Langley-Eustis, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

NTT DATA is looking for a Cyber Watch Operations Certified Analyst to support a critical Department of Defense program located at Joint Base Langley-Eustis to support the client’s Cloud Migration and Data Center Consolidation Efforts under the Federal Cloud Strategy and the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative respectively. As part of this program, the client requires that a thorough inventory and assessment is conducted of each of the applications to determine the proper modernization and migration methods needed to host the application in the commercial cloud. Once the assessment is completed, applications will be modernized as required and deployed to the appropriate impact level (IL, 2, 3, 4 or 6) cloud environment.


Position's General Duties and Tasks

In the role of Cyber Watch Operations Certified Analyst, you will use industry best practices to support the TRADOC staff in their efforts to migration their portfolio of applications to a cloud environment. You will lead the security event monitoring and correlation within a tiered Security Operations Center. In this role you will:

  • Conduct research and document threats and their behavior to include monitoring external CSIRTS/CERTs
  • Provide recommendations to threat mitigation strategies; employ effective web, email, and telephonic communications to clearly manage security incident response procedures; and perform routine event reporting over time including trend reporting and analysis
  • Execute intrusion detection monitoring and incident response and management processes and procedures IAW DoD policy and TRADOC direction
  • Provide intrusion detection monitoring and incident management, to include installation, configuration, operation, and system administration of the GFE intrusion detection monitoring and incident management tool suite as needed
  • Identify unauthorized activity against TRADOC information systems and networks on NIPRNet and initiate appropriate incident response actions
  • Document changes to intrusion detection monitoring and incident management tools (e.g., software installs, patching, software configuration changes, etc.) in accordance with Change Management policies
  • Provide configuration management data on all of its managed systems according to the schedule and format directed by the Government


Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess a current Secret clearance
  • Twelve (12) years experience in a combination of Cyber Watch Operations and Security Operactions Center work.
  • CSSP Incident Responder
  • BS/BA degree


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years of experience supporting DoD or Army clients
  • Experience working in a Scrum/Agile environment
  • Significant experience in identifying and utilizing a global risk-based management model
  • Familiarity with information security technologies and issues on multiple platforms
  • Significant experience in application and integration of globally accepted security standards
  • Advanced knowledge of network security that pertains to communications, computer system environments and related infrastructures
  • Advanced knowledge of systems. i.e., server and desktop configurations that will protect systems from unauthorized access and software invasion
  • Strong under-standing of networking technologies
  • Ability to develop more complex security standards and procedures in complex and/or global technical endowments
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experience using tools such as SYSInternals, FireEye AX, or similar technologies
  • 3+ years of experience in the development of code


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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