Remote Cyber Threat Hunter

Post Date

Mar 22, 2023

Location

Purcellville,
Virginia

ZIP/Postal Code

20132
US
Aug 19, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract

Category

Security Engineering

Req #

BAL-611811

Pay Rate

$52 - $78 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

A client of Insight Global is looking for a Cybersecurity Threat Analyst to sit remotely. They will be responsible for identifying and investigating potential threats within the network traffic. They will work with the cybersecurity team to detect, analyze, and respond to any threats or incidents. They will also develop and maintain threat intelligence sources, tools, and dashboards to identify emerging vulnerabilities. Lastly, they will be responsible for providing reports on their investigations, security incidents, and threat intelligence for all the vulnerabilities found.

Required Skills & Experience

- 3+ years of experience in cyber threat hunting, incident response, or security operations

- Experience analyzing network and system data to identify potential threats

- Knowledge of open source intelligence tools (OSINT) such as

- Experience using SIEM tools, such as Splunk to analyze data and create dashboards

- Knowledge of cybersecurity frameworks such as NIST, MITRE ATT&CK, and the Cyber Kill Chain

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.