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Intermediate Information Security Analyst

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Date: Mar 31, 2021

Location: Sterling, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 114727 

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 Intermediate Information Security Analyst to join our team in Sterling, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

In this position the ideal candidate will work on one or more of the following information technology related functions; information security, incident response, cyber security, insider threat, computer forensics, certification & accreditation, vulnerability assessment and management, network data capture, intrusion detection, log management, auditing, security incident and event management (SIEM), and penetration testing. This person will be responsible to:


  • Maintain existing security tools and create new security tool signatures to ensure maximum performance and availability;
  • Forensically identify, collect, preserve, analyze and present computer-related data recovered from an enterprise environment;
  • Perform all aspects of intrusion detection, log and audit management, network and database vulnerability assessment and compliance management and security configuration;
  • Address problems, install, configure, troubleshoot and provide maintenance and training in response to customer requirements or inquires;
  • Conduct integration/testing operations and maintenance of systems security;
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot and maintain server configurations (hardware and software) to ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability. 
  • Manage accounts, security devices and patches and be responsible for access control/password/account creation administration;
  • Analyze collected information to identify vulnerabilities and potential for exploitation;
  • Provide support in the identification, documentation and development of computer and network security countermeasures;
  • Perform penetration testing on enterprise network;
  • Identify network and operating systems vulnerabilities and recommend countermeasures;
  • Support the deployment and integration of security tools;
  • Develop, update and maintain internal SOPs for all internal assigned functions;
  • Provide system operation support, administer hardware and software inventory and oversee administration of laboratory environment.


Required Experience:

  • Five (5) years experience in Information System Security, Cyber Security, Computer Forensics or Insider Threat
  • Two (2) years experience architecting, engineering, integrating, developing and/or deploying information technology products in an enterprise environment
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or related field or equivalency (4 additional years of experience with an Associates or 8 additional years of experience will substitute for a degree)
  • Secret Clearance Required. Eligible for Top Secret clearance if requested
  • Shift Work 10pm-8am SUN-WED

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and knowledge in network monitoring and intrusion detection using host based and network-based IDS and log management applications.
  • Experience installing, testing, patching and upgrading computer hardware and operating systems (Windows and Unix) in an enterprise environment.
  • Experience using SourceFire, Arcsight, Splunk, NetWitness, Guidance Software, Digital Guardian, Raytheon (SureView), NMAP, Metasploit, Request Tracker, Nagios, Intelliview, Nessus and Foundstone.
  • Knowledge of FISMA, NIST standards

Perferred Certifications

  • Microsoft MCSE. Cisco's CNNA, CCDA, CCIE. CISSP certification.

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 will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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