Cyber Hunt Threat Analyst- KC
Kansas City, MO 
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Cyber Hunt Threat Analyst- KC

Professional

Job Description

As a Cyber Hunt Threat Analyst, you will research and implement detection measures using data from a wide spectrum of sources. You will perform opportunistic threat hunting and forensic analysis when required during incidents. You will execute indicated response for reported or detected cyber incidents, gathering information and data from various sources to contain, analyze and trace the threat. You will recover, secure and preserve physical or logical evidence related to cyber incidents. You will document cyber incidents in the corporate incident management solution to meet audit, compliance and legal requirements. You will identify exposed system vulnerabilities by analyzing forensic evidence and attempting to reverse-engineer or recreate the attack. You will collaborate with engineering teams to resolve threats and minimize vulnerabilities through advanced security architectures. You will continuously monitor system performance and activity, analyzing and reporting any irregularities or suspicious events in accordance with established policies and procedures. You will notify internal and external stakeholders of potential cyber threats and provide guidance on risk avoidance and recovery measures.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • At least 4 total combined higher education and related work experience
  • Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position
  • Due to the client contract, you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
Preferred Qualifications
  • Minimum 3-5 years of comparable experience performing Incident Response, Forensics, Malware Analysis, or Penetration Testing
    * Proficient in at least three of the following disciplines:
    • Network traffic analysis and host-based log analysis
    • Comprehensive understanding of enterprise Windows security (Active Directory)
    • Static and Dynamic malware analysis
    • Disk and Memory forensics
  • Practical knowledge in at least one scripting or development language (e.g. PowerShell or Python)
    * Familiarity with two of the following products:
    • Splunk
    • Carbon Black Response
    • Fidelis Network


Expectations
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned
  • Ability to obtain and maintain:
    • DoD 8570 and CNDSP IR compliant certifications
    • Minimum Secret Clearance required with upgrade to TS-SCI

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S.-based positions with Cerner must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

Due to specific client contract requirements, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. citizen. The client contract also requires receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for the position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Relocation Assistance Available

Yes - Domestic/Regional

Company Overview

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important - people's health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.







Virtual Eligible

No

Job Family Group

Information Technology

City

Virtual Missouri

State/Province

Missouri

Country

United States

Government Job

YES


Cerner's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace. Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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