Focused Operations Analyst, Senior | Req#2758

Washington, DC Vienna, Virginia


ActioNet is looking for a Senior Focused Operations Analyst to provide expert insight into hacker/hacktivist group capabilities and intentions, and nation-state sponsored CNE (computer network exploitation) and CNA (computer network attack) efforts targeting the US Critical Infrastructure. This position supports a civilian agency Security Operations Center (SOC).


This position requires the ability to identify potential threats based on agency utilized hardware and software. The Focused Operations analyst shall be knowledgeable of current and evolving hacking tools and methodologies available to disrupt these systems. Recommend sound remediation and recovery strategies, suggest defensive policy enhancements and information technology procedures. Maintain relationships with Intelligence Agencies, Law Enforcement (LE), and US Government organizations. Analyze reports to understand threat campaign(s) techniques, lateral movements, and extract indicators of compromise (IOCs). Develop indicators of compromise and context for content creation.

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 in Computer Science or Information Systems
  • Must have 10+ years related professional experience
  • Four (4) years of experience in a cyber intelligence analysis role
  • US Citizen
  • DoD TS clearance with SCI eligibility


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working in a security incident response team
  • Experience with various information security technologies (e.g., firewalls, IDS/IPS, 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.