Mid Forensics/Hunt Analyst

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 06-28-2018
Lunarline is looking for a Forensics/Hunt Analyst with excellent analytical abilities and a strong ability to think creatively when approaching issues. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines are also needed.
This position is onsite (five days a week)
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Monitor current attack and threat information to identify those that are relevant to the enterprise
  • Identify traffic patterns that define potential attacks
  • Differentiate between anomalous traffic patterns caused by misbehaving; and create a timeline of intruder activity
  • Provide knowledge of firewall and other security policies and functionality to block unwanted traffic and deal with attacks
  • Research and analyze classified reporting to identify current and emerging threat trends and work with intelligence community partners to produce and offer classified threat intelligence products and briefings to internal and external partners and stakeholders
  • Provide research and reporting support to customer Senior Leadership, Duty Officers, partners and stakeholders
  • Communicate, coordinate, share information, and work closely with customer components
  • Develop informational and analytic products daily designed to increase situational awareness and advanced warning of current and emerging cybersecurity threats and risks
  • Report on underlying patterns of behavior by conducting detailed analysis of incidents, threats and risks and associated impacts and consequences, vulnerabilities, tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP), and other malicious and non-malicious indicators
  • Develop operational-level trends analysis products that leverage customer internal data repositories, classified and unclassified open source reporting to provide situational awareness of emerging cyber threat and risk trends to customer partners, stakeholders, and customers
  • Provide operational analysis coordination, research, and reporting support to the customer during internal cyber incident management exercises as well as national-level cyber exercises
  • Communicate, coordinate, share information, and work closely with customer components and stakeholders.

  • 4-7 years of experience in conducting cyber intelligence fusion

Minimum Education and Certifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree required; the following majors are preferred: Computer science, computer engineering, digital forensics, cyber security, telecommunications, information assurance, or security studies
  • The following certifications (more than one is preferred): Lunarline, Inc. School of Cybersecurity “Certified Expert” certifications.
Place of Performance:
  • On client in Washington, DC


Lunarline is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lunarline that all employees and applicants for employment will be treated in all respects on the basis of their merit and qualifications and without regard to their race, color, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, gender, military status, marital status or ancestry.
Lunarline participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Lunarline will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
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