• Cyber Targeter

    Job Locations US-VA-Mclean
    Job ID
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    By submitting your resume for this position, you understand and agree that ASEC may share your resume, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

    ASEC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

    We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

    Candidates must already possess a current and active TS/SCI with Poly clearance to be considered for this position


    The individual selected for this position will support the sponsor’s security operations center facilitating cyber situational awareness and incident coordination.  This includes deriving data for detection/responses, working with analyst’s matrixed to other organizations, developing, tuning, and applying signatures for detection of malicious activities, and providing continuous improvement through data analytics.



    • Expert knowledge of cyber defense and offense techniques, advanced technical capabilities, and a diverse aptitude in performing operations to identify advanced persistent threats
    • Demonstrated experience performing advanced digital forensics computer system configurations (e.g., windows, Linux, Mac) and memory to identify IOC and bad actor TTPs
    • Demonstrated experience performing advanced digital forensics of network flows and traffic to identify IOCs and bad actor TTPs (PCAP analysis)
    • Demonstrated experience performing static and dynamic analysis using reverse engineering techniques to identify IOCs and bad actor TPPs
    • Demonstrated experience scripting, coding, and integrating automation that can support the rapid techniques to identify IOCs and bad actor TTPs
    • Demonstrated experience developing, briefing, coordinating strategic recommendations for architectural mitigations, data collection and analytics, and future cyber defense or security compliance capabilities.
    • BS in CS, IS, Comp Engineering, or Math Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
    • Minimum of 10 years of practical experience in intelligence analysis, targeting, or open source analysis, or technical analysis.
    • 3 year experience in IC cyber analysis
    • Ability to work well with teams or individually with minimal supervision
    • Working knowledge of software development
    • Ability to write reports
    • Active TS/SCI clearance with active FSP

    Desired Qualifications:

    • MS degree in technical field
    • Relevant certification (CISSP, CCNA, CEH, etc.)
    • Support to sponsor
    • Experience with operational communications


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