Monitoring Analyst, Senior | Req#2757

Washington, DC Vienna, Virginia


ActioNet is looking for a Senior Monitoring Analyst to Support monitoring of all Information Assurance Devices (IADs) to identify and document all intrusions and attempted intrusions. This position supports a civilian agency Security Operations Center (SOC).


Populate and maintain an intrusion database and provide data analysis support; analyze data from sensors, network security devices and applications using the security information event management systems, log servers, application interfaces and device consoles provided. Identify anomalous and malicious activity. Provide support in the detection, response, mitigation, and reporting of cyber threats affecting client networks. Maintain an understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used in cyber security operations. Contribute to content creation, prioritize, rank and escalated incidents. Assist in producing status reports and briefs to senior leadership; provide analysis for correlated information sources. Provide liaison to other agency cyber threat analysis entities such as intra-agency and inter-agency Cyber Threat Working Groups.

Why ActioNet?         
It is simple. We are passionate about the inspirational missions of our customers, and we entrust our employees and teams to deliver exceptional performance to enable the safety, security, health, and well-being of our nation.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Bachelor’s degree and 6+ years related experience or 10+ years related professional experience
  • Four (4) years of experience in a network security analysis role including packet-level analysis
  • US Citizen
  • DoD secret clearance


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with various security technologies (e.g., IDS/IPS, firewalls, SIEM)


What's in It for You?
As an ActioNeter, you get to be part of exceptional team and a corporate culture that nurtures mutual success for our customers, employees, and our communities. We give you the tools to be successful; all you need to do is bring your best ideas, your energy, and a desire to develop your skills, experience, and career.

Are you ready to make a difference?


ActioNet is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.