Sr. Cyber Operations Analyst

Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
Requisition ID
Position Category
Cyber Security
Top Secret
Cyber Mission


Peraton is currently hiring a Sr. Cyber Operations Analyst who will be responsible for  integrating  knowledge, information, and data from a variety of partners, to include the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC), State, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT), the private sector, international partners, the U.S. critical infrastructure, and computer network defense communities.


You are local to the Arlington, VA area, however, this position will allow you the ability to telework 50% of the time. Must be able to work on-site as required based on business conditions/needs.


You will be part of a team that optimizes  analytical activities and integrate them into Threat Hunting & CISA Operations, as well the broader cyber community. 


Position Description:

  • Apply knowledge of data, information, processes, organizational interactions, skills, and analytical expertise, as well as systems, networks, and information exchange capabilities to accomplish mission needs.
  • Manage Requests for Information (RFI) that are requested from Analysts, scope then assigning RFI to vendors for their action. Review, consolidate and forward responses to the requested analyst.
  • Work with the Mission Team analysts in creating/updating Information Needs (IN).
  • Draft organizational documentation such as Concept of Operations, Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions, etc.
  • Identify opportunities to increase the efficacy of cyber incident report handling and workflows.
  • Document challenges, coordinates across teams to identify opportunities for process improvement, and recommend solutions to ensure incident reporting apparatus success.
  • Develop plans to limit, mitigate, or defend against coordinated, malicious cyber operations that pose a potential risk to critical infrastructure or national interests.
  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and agency’s satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and analysts.
  • Establish measures of effectiveness for cyber plans and activities that examine current processes and prior cyber incidents for lessons learned and best practices.
  • Coordinate and facilitate internal and external partner engagements facilitating information exchange and responding to requests for information or assistance.



  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 12 years’ experience required.
  • Ability to create and implement strategies to acquire and operationalize cyber programs required.
  • Working knowledge of cyber operations theory, and tactics, techniques and procedures required.
  • Ability to identify, analyze, and resolve program support deficiencies required.
  • Proven ability to develop and recommend corrective actions.
  • Active Top Secret security clearance with eligibility to obtain SCI required.
    • In addition, selected candidate will be required to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.


Peraton Overview

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.

Target Salary Range

$112,000 - $179,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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