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Date: Feb 17, 2018

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 14288 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Cyber Security System Administrator to join our team in Washington, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).



Perform system administration on specialized cyber defense applications and systems (e.g., antivirus, audit and remediation) to include installation, configuration, maintenance, backup, and restoration.

Identify Signature implementation impact for viruses, malware, and attacks.

  • Investigates, analyzes, and responds to cyber incidents within the network environment or enclave and perform tier 1, 2, and 3 malware analysis.
  • Collect intrusion artifacts (e.g., source code, malware, Trojans) and use discovered data to enable mitigation of potential cyber defense incidents within the enterprise.
  • Perform static malware analysis and isolate and remove malware.
  • Report and communicate malware scan results and work cross-functionally with storage, network, server, software and application engineers to assess risk level, develop, and recommend appropriate vulnerability remediation measures.
  • Support organization's cyber defense policies, system configurations, evaluate and report compliance with regulations, polices, and organizational directives.
  • Design, develop, configure, test, and implement Anti-Virus solutions meeting security requirements.
  • Ensure Anti-Virus security tools are maintained, upgraded, and configured to meet standards.
  • Ensure and optimize Anti-Virus security systems health, performance, availability, and troubleshoot problems and apply resolutions.
  • Use incident, event, problem, configuration, change and release management practices to report, track, implement solutions, and resolve security related issues.
  • Assess and report Anti-Virus security tool performance, capacity, licensing, and support availability.
  • On-call rotation of 24/7 availability of security operations remediation services.
  • Create, update and maintain Anti-Virus design, architecture, data profiles, licenses, support agreements, standard operating procedures, work instructions, and knowledge articles.
  • Maintain service level targets with customer and support organizations.
  • Communicate routinely and effectively through multiple channels and stakeholders.
  • Manage assignments, and work independently to define, drive, and execute deliverables.


Basic Qualifications

5+ Years of Systems Administration experience

3-5 Years of Security/Anti-Virus Security experience

3-5 Years’ experience working with malware analysis tools, e.g, Symantec Endpoint Protection, and Trend Micro products, and analysis of captured malicious code (e.g., malware forensics). 


Preferred Experience:

  • Use of BMC Remedy Service Management, Tenable Nessus Vulnerability Scanner, and Cisco IronPort Email Gateway security tools.
  • Familiarity with Continuous Diagnostic Mitigation tools, and Help Desk IT Service Management.


Desired Certifications and Degree: 

  • Symantec Certified Specialist.
  • Certified Ethical Hacker.
  • Technical Degree or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.









This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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