Cyber Hunt Analyst - 39679 in Augusta, GA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 6/17/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Augusta, GA
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Telework
    Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

Job Description

Enlighten is looking for a Cyber Hunt Analyst to apply strong cyber security, Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) and networking domain knowledge to support cyber analytics product development and modeling, threat analysis, and direct customer mission support. Regular activities consist of hunting for threats, reporting on findings, and converting tools, techniques and processes into automated capabilities for the current cyber platform. Will also be responsible for collecting customer Cyber Operations requirements, generating use cases, providing Cyber SME support and system training to end users.

Skill areas:

  • Security Operations Center (SOC) operations
  • Blue/red team
  • Penetration testing
  • Endpoint log analysis
  • Network (PCAP) log analysis
  • Familiarity with the Elastic, Logstash and Kibana (ELK) stack with a focus on utilization of Kibana to create dashboards and visualizations to identify anomalies
  • Help with training users

Security Clearance: 

  • Current Top Secret (TS/SCI) level security clearance is required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen. 

Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Cyber Security or similar field.  Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in cyber security operations related fields.
  • Knowledge of Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO), including threat hunting methodologies.
  • Technical experience to cyber data analysis to include continuous monitoring, intelligence, and reporting.
  • Ability to abstract threat hunting concepts to look at the ‘big picture’ and discover threats that aren’t captured by traditional methods (e.g. SIEMs).
  • Experience in big data hunting analysis and reporting.
  • Advanced experience in using cyber tools, defensive toolkits, endpoint and network sensors, SIEMs, and threat sharing platforms (e.g. MISP).
  • Advanced experience with the MITRE ATT&CK framework and associated TTPs.
  • Leverages an understanding of enterprise IT infrastructure, systems monitoring, and networking to identify suspicious patterns and behaviors within the ecosystem.
  • Excellent verbal, written, analytical, presentation and training skills. 
  • Prior experience interfacing, consulting and training customers.
  • Ability to multi-task in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well independently with little input, and as a part of a team.
  • Excellent work ethic and a high commitment to quality.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.

Desired skills:

  • Security+ certification.
  • CISSP, CEH or similar certification.

This position is ELIGIBLE for an Employee Referral Program Bonus (grade: T07 - TS/SCI)


Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info
Telework - Limited
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Mission Technologies
HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all – domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HIIs domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit
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