Cyber Threat Analyst, Rosslyn Virginia

Arlington, VA Top Secret


Peraton is seeking multiple Mid-Level Analysts.The ideal candidate will become part of Peraton’s Department of State (DoS) Diplomatic Security Cyber Mission (DSCM) program providing leading cyber and technology security experience to enable innovative, effective and secure business processes. Peraton’s DSCM program encompasses technical, engineering, data analytics, cyber security, management, operational, logistical and administrative support to aid and advise DoS Diplomatic Security Cyber Operations. This includes protecting a global cyber infrastructure comprising networks, systems, information, and mobile devices all while identifying and responding to cyber risks and threats. Those supporting Peraton’s DSCM program strive to leverage their expert knowledge and propose creative solutions to real-world cybersecurity challenges.

This position requires an active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility. This position is located in Rosslyn, VA.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform pattern, trend, and behavior analysis, as well as other specialized analysis techniques to identify malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel
Perform in-depth web log analysis to elucidate trends and patterns in malicious activity
Maintain records to catalog and track malicious cyber threat activity targeting DOS information, systems and personnel
Liaise with members of the Intelligence Community



Basic Qualifications

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

A Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience is required. In lieu of a Bachelor’s degree, 4 years of additional experience may be substituted
Active Top Secret security clearance is required with the ability to obtain SCI
Possess A+ CE, Network+ CE, CND, or similar certification
Familiar with preparing  assessments of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information
Able to develop and maintain analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensuring maximum operations

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:

Experience supporting the Department of State cyber security mission


Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Colorado Salary Minimum: $52,900
Colorado Salary Maximum: $128,500

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton’s total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

JBPRT // Equal Opportunity Employer // 2022-121834

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