Wireless Cyber Security Analyst (Active Polygraph Required) in Herndon, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 9/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position functions as a hands-on wireless security engineer for a continuous monitoring program, with specific focus on Wireless Intrusion Detection Systems (WIDS). This position is responsible for the monitoring of the Enterprise WIDS, and the response to wireless intrusion/violation incidents detected by the WIDS. This position engages in hands-on operation of the various mobile/portable products in response to unauthorized wireless device detections.

Typical activities performed by this position may include:

  • Monitor and analyze WIDS data to identify wireless security violations requiring response/remediation.
  • Conduct wireless incident investigations/response tasks to locate and resolve the wireless security violation.
  • Coordinate/Interface with other government entities/personnel to resolve wireless incidents.
  • Prepare incident tickets and reports regarding the wireless intrusion attempts and/or compromises through review and analysis of relevant event detail and summary information.
  • Conduct wireless security assessments utilizing mobile/portable wireless device detection tools.
  • Maintains current working knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Must be capable of carrying a 15 lb. daypack for periods of 2-8 hours over multiple days.











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