Position Description

Malware Analyst Level 2
Location Annapolis Junction, MD
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Maximize your potential with IntelliGenesis!

IntelliGenesis LLC has supported Department of Defense and Intelligence Community customers since 2007 by providing next generation capabilities for: Offensive & Defensive Cyber Services, National Security Cyber Training, Data Science & Decision-Making Analytics, Intelligence Analysis, and Intelligence Solutions Engineering.

IntelliGenesis offers an extremely competitive and generous benefits package that provides employees with both professional and personal satisfaction and growth while keeping focus on supporting the mission. Additionally, our employees enjoy a company culture that emphasizes the importance of family and work/life balance. Our benefits include: Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, 25 days of PTO with the option to purchase up to an additional 5 days, 12 paid holidays, up to 10% 401k match, Annual Individual Technology Budget, Unlimited Education/Training Reimbursements, and much more!

Job Duties

  • Support clients in solving difficult problems by providing recommendations based on the results of malicious code analysis.
  • Analyze and evaluate malicious code to create technical reports for indicators of compromise and to recommend mitigation and detection actions.
  • Work to continually improve current malware analysis techniques, and identify new ways to improve malware identification best practices.
  • Conduct research and training on comprehending emerging malicious code threats.

Required Skills:

  • US Citizens Only
  • Active TS/SCI Clearance and Polygraph required
  • Minimum of Five (5) years of demonstrated experience in cybersecurity.
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated experience with malware analysis.
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated experience with tools such as GHIDRA, SYSInternals, FireEye AX, or similar technologies.
  • One (1) year of demonstrated experience with development of code in languages such as Python, Lua, C/C++, Ruby or similar.
  • Requires DoD 8570 compliance with CSSP Analyst baseline certification, Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level I or Level II certification, and Computing Environment (CE) certification.
  • Conduct both dynamic and static analysis of suspicious code in order to establish malicious capability and determine potential impact.
  • Experience with host and network monitoring for analysis of malware execution & propagation methodologies.
  • Perform analysis on captured data, such as audit, log, network traffic, et cetera, to identify any intrusion-related artifacts.
  • Understanding of operating system-specific exploitation vectors.
  • Analyze malicious code by employing tools, scripting languages, and leveraging virtual machines/environments.
  • Support 24/7 monitoring of malware threats to NSA networks, hosts, mission platforms, and boundaries.
  • Generate documentation of vulnerabilities and exploits used by malware in written reports.
  • Communicate written and verbal information in a timely, clear, and concise manner.
  • Apply cybersecurity and privacy principles to organizational requirements (relevant to confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, non-repudiation).
  • Generate technical summary of findings in accordance with established reporting procedures.
  • Develop and recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Develop signatures, techniques, and rules to identify malware vectors.
  • Correlate data from multiple sources to identify probable threat actors.

IntelliGenesis, LLC is an EOE M/F/D/V

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