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Cyber Threat Analyst

Job ID: 2010651
Location: MACDILL AFB, FL, United States
Date Posted: Jun 30, 2020
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Sec Analyst
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description


SAIC is hiring a Cyber Threat Analyst in Tampa, FL.  Primary responsibilities include:


  • Develop intelligence products and performs expansive cyberspace intelligence analyst duties

  • Possess a thorough understanding of intelligence analytic concepts to monitor, assess, defend and report on cyberspace operations, capabilities, and vulnerabilities

  • Develop reports and briefings

  • Track and report Cyber Security threats, events and incidents.

  • Apply a wide range of intelligence analytic skills to monitor, assess, and report on cyberspace operations, capabilities, vulnerabilities, and personalities that could pose a threat to US computers, communications, weapon systems, and operations

  • Review current intelligence for relevant threats and develop appropriate actions/response.

  • Analyze vulnerabilities with known exploits that do not have vendor-provided mitigation or remediation action

  • Conduct real-time threat analysis for USCENTCOM Headquarters through multiple situational awareness and management tools.

  • Be familiar with the interpretation of Cyber Security event categorization through analysis and coordination of incoming data flow from security devices or other means. Track anomalies or threat indicators, as required.

  • Review and update Cyber Security tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

  • Conduct research that focuses on rapidly emerging cyber threats and cyber adversary Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs)

  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to facilitate cyber SA and information sharing Assesses the development of cyberspace capabilities to validate USCYBERCOM requirements

  • Review security threats and determine/implement effective countermeasures, as required.

  • Coordinate and participate in Cyber Security risk analysis and assessments, as required.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in technical discipline or equivalent and 5+ years related experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.

  • Must have an active Top Secret/SCI clearance.

  • Must meet DoD 8570.01-M minimum of IAT Level II Certification (i.e. Security +).

  • Must meet DoD 8570.01-M minimum of CSSP Incident Responder (i.e. Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GCIH)

  • Candidate must have experience within the USCENTCOM AOR and must be familiar with its mission.

  • Candidate must have a solid familiarity with application and network security.

  • Candidate must have strong communications skills both verbally and in writing.

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Candidate must have an understanding of vulnerabilities, exploits, and practical working knowledge of DoD Cyber Security program.

  • Candidate must be able to read and understand DoD Cyber Security orders, policies and procedures.

  • Experience briefing senior military and civil service employees

  • Candidate must maintain a civilian passport (blue) and be able to travel within the USCENTCOM Area of Responsibility (as required)


Desired Qualifications:

  • Military Experience (Active Duty or Reserves)


  • Experience with Domaintools, Maltego, Security Incident Event Management, Host Based Security System (HBSS), Firewall, Bro IDS, and Snort

  • Experience with Cyber Security in a Joint and Coalition Partner environment



SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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