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Insider Threat Analyst

Company: Leidos
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:


Job Description:

Job Description
Leidos takes a holistic, whole-person approach to Insider Risk.  As such, the Leidos Insider Risk Management Program (IRMP) is seeking a qualified analyst to perform all-source analysis of counterintelligence, technical, behavioral, and security indicators to identify and mitigate potential insider risks to Leidos critical assets.  The selected analyst will review data daily to identify anomalies, correlate data, examine trends, and support the risk mitigation efforts of the IRMP.

Primary Responsibilities
•Conduct comprehensive all-source analysis in support of IRMP, prioritizing potential insider risk issues using a case management process
•Assist in the execution and refinement of Insider Risk processes and procedures
•Assist with building/enhancing threat models used in IRMP’s big data analytic tool
•Conduct continuous monitoring of new hires to critical positions/programs
•Monitor behavioral and technical indicators of higher-risk employees
•Detect and triage anomalous event data
•Document activity and findings to build metrics, reports, and conduct trend analysis
•Collaborate with IRMP stakeholders and data owners to drive optimal risk analysis efforts and implement appropriate risk mitigations

Basic Qualifications
•Bachelor’s degree and 4-8 years of prior relevant experience, or Master’s degree with 2-6 years of prior relevant experience
•Must have a Secret clearance
•Strong written and oral communication skills
•Must be able to work independently to achieve daily objectives
•Proficiency in MicroSoft Excel

Preferred Qualifications
•Insider Threat Program Manager certification from the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University
•Familiarity with SEI’s “Common Sense Guide to Mitigating Insider Threat”
•Previous Counterintelligence or Security experience
•Proficiency in MS PowerPoint
•Experience building Splunk Dashboards

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Potential for Telework:

Yes, 50%

Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Keywords: Leidos, Reston , Insider Threat Analyst, Other , Reston, Virginia

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