Peraton Corporation

Senior Cyber Threat Analyst

Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
Posted Date 6 months ago(8/11/2020 1:52 PM)
Requisition ID
Clearance Status
Security Clearance
Top Secret
Mission Area
Cyber, Defense, Homeland Security, Intelligence


Peraton is seeking a Senior Cyber Threat Analyst for a position in Arlington, VA within our Homeland Security sector. This position is contingent upon contract award.


  • Perform security event and incident correlation using information gathered from a variety of sources within the enterprise.
  • Perform cyber incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations which enable expeditious remediation.
  • Track cyber actions from initial detection through final resolution.
  • Analyze and assess damage to the data / infrastructure.
  • Perform cyber engineering trend analysis and reporting.



Required Qualifications:

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree and at least 8 years of relevant experience.
  • An active Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain an SCI and agency suitability.
  • Experience with packet analysis tools such as WireShark
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols
  • Experience with network and host based security monitoring solutions


About Peraton

At Peraton, we’re at the forefront of delivering the next breakthrough in national security, every day. We’re the partner of choice to help solve some of the world’s most daunting challenges. How? By thinking differently. We’re not mired in the past. We look at all problems with fresh eyes. We look past the obvious to bring the best talent, tech, and ideas together to completely transform how problems are solved. So bring your unique ideas, your entrepreneurial spirit, and your drive to succeed. Get ready to be part of something bigger. Get ready to do the can’t be done.

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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