Peraton Corporation

  • Information Security Analyst

    Job Locations US-CO-Colorado Springs
    Posted Date 4 months ago(9/11/2018 2:27 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    We are seeking a Defensive Cyberspace Operations Monitor 1 at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO to provide on-site system technical support to perform cybersecurity and defense cyberspace activities on the Global Positioning System (GPS) Operational Control Segment (OCS) for the 2nd Space Operations Squadron (SOPS) and SMC/GPL.


    • Identify, analyze, categorize, and respond to cybersecurity incidents using a limited toolset
    • Support 24/7 shift operations by working one of three available shift schedules: Day (0630-1630), swing (1430-0030), or mid (1030-0830)
    • Work autonomously, with little direct oversight or direction, while still accomplishing cybersecurity mission objectives
    • Effectively plan, brief, execute, and debrief cybersecurity operations both in-person (face-to-face) and via logging of all cyberspace activities in a master station log
    • Clearly articulate cybersecurity threats, indicators of compromise, and risk mitigation and response strategies to non-technical space operators and managers
    • Support short and mid-term (days to weeks) customer deployments to geographically separated duty locations
    • Monitor, track, and report on user and network activity



    • Security+ or other DOD 8570 IAT Level II Baseline Certification (CCNA-Security, CySA+, GICSP, or SSCP)
    • 1-3 years of experience with Splunk or other SIEM tools
    • Splunk User Certification or higher
    • 1-3 years of networking or system administration experience (Windows or Linux server)
    • 1-3 years of experience supporting Air Force cybersecurity or space operations
    • Post-secondary education (associate’s or bachelor’s degree) or military-equivalent training in system administration, networking, computer science, or cybersecurity



    Requires Active Secret Clearance and Ability to obtain Top Secret Clearance

    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are 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.


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