Threat Management Specialist in Falls Church, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you experienced in network security, threat detection, and threat management techniques? Are you interested in joining a key government integrator? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Falls Church!

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with an active DoD Secret Clearance.

Responsibilities of the Threat Management Specialist:

  • Identify and assess cyber security issues that may require mitigation
  • Analyze network traffic to identify intrusion or exploit attempts
  • Recommend detection approaches for intrusion or exploit attempts
  • Provide subject matter expertise on network based attacks and traffic
  • Escalate items that require further investigation

Requirements of the Threat Management Specialist:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or related technical discipline
  • At least 3 years of IT security experience 
  • At least 2 years of experience in network traffic analysis
  • Strong threat management knowledge and skill set
  • Strong understanding of IDS/IPS technologies and implementations
  • Knowledge of control frameworks and risk management techniques
  • Strong working knowledge of: Boolean logic and TCP/IP concepts
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills

Keywords: Threat Management Specialist, Cyber Security, Network Intrusion, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 332526

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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