Cyber Operations Analyst - Night Shift
Location:Chantilly, VA
Full-time or Part-time:Full Time
Requisition Code:201904-1406
Job Description

Catapult Consultants is now hiring a Cyber Operations Specialist. The Cyber Operations Specialist will work with various nation cyber operations centers in identifying, assessing, investigating and helping to mitigate cyber threats. This position is part of a national 24x7 cyber watch center for a federal law enforcement agency.

Specific Responsibilities:
• Participate in a cross-government cyber community that involves state, local and federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies and coordinate internally and with other Cyber Centers regarding ongoing cyber incidents and investigations. 
• Monitor multiple communications nodes (multiple network-based computer notification and information sharing applications; multiple telephonic communications circuits, other inter- and intra-agency communications systems) for reports concerning cyber-centric threats and advisories.• Monitor multiple communications nodes for reports concerning cybercentric attacks. 
• Monitor multiple communications nodes for updates concerning previously reported threats, incidents, and advisories. 
• Disseminate new reports internally and externally to the Intelligence and Law Enforcement communities using multiple communication nodes. 
• Maintain situational awareness of emerging and/or developing threats, cyber-attacks, and ongoing federal agency cyber-centric responses. 
• Perform both open and closed-source research on emerging threats and TTPs. 
• Learn emerging threats and tactics of cyber criminals and nation state actors.

Minimum Qualifications:
• The candidate must be open to working opposite shifts when mission requirements deem it necessary. NOTE: This position is for night shift 1730-0530 operating primarily on a 4 on, 4 off schedule.
• Bachelor’s Degree.
• Sec+ or similar. 
• Current TS Eligibility, current TS/SCI w/ CI Poly preferred.
• Strong Writing Ability. 
• Minimum of one year of cyber intelligence or all source experience.
• Watch experience preferred. 

• None required.
Abilities Required:
• While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel while typing at a computer keyboard.
• The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, or lift objects up to 10 pounds.
• The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The vision requirements include: close vision.
EEO Statement
Catapult Consultants is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that every employee has the right to work in a dignified work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. It’s our policy to recruit, employ, retain, compensate, train, promote, discipline, terminate and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based solely on qualifications, performance, and competence. This policy reflects our belief that providing equal opportunities for all employees is a both our legal and moral responsibility, and good management practice.

All employees and applicants are treated without regard to age, sex, color, religion, race, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, current or future military status, sexual orientation, gender identification, marital or familial status, disability or any other status protected by law.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.