Cyber Instructor/ SME

Location: Linthicum, MD
Date Posted: 09-13-2017
Cyber Instructor/SME:
On this contract, our team develops, delivers, and maintains cyber training for incident responders, forensic examiners, investigators, system administrators, or any DOD member who must ensure defense information systems are secure
from unauthorized use, counterintelligence threats, and criminal activities. Silotech Group Inc. provides cyber operations and cyber investigations expertise, instructional systems design (ISD) support for curriculum development, and multimedia support for distance education and delivery.

Our support includes the integration and maintenance of a state-of-the-art online learning management system (LMS) incorporating sophisticated records management, custom reporting, and formal/informal distance education delivery.
Silotech Group Inc. has an opportunity for an incident response/discovery and counter-infiltration (DCI) subject matter expert who will thrive in a cyber training academy setting. The successful candidate will be an experienced incident responder who will develop and maintain courseware, realistic training scenarios, and exercises for cyber defense warfighters. As a member of the training development team, the subject matter expert will develop student-focused learning exercises in a variety of virtualization environments with commonly used commercial and open-source incident response tools.
The subject matter expert will research and develop technical instructions for a wide-ranging student audience, and will research relevant advanced persistent threat (APT) profiles for inclusion in exercises and assessments. Courseware focuses on incident response missions, including all phases of mission execution and planning.

Job Functions:
  • Deploying and actively conducting hunt missions with a service, DoDIN or national Cyber Protection Team
  • Conducting on-site incident response for network environments on short notice
  • Using tools such as Bro, Snort, GRR, RedSeal, Wireshark, and EnCase Enterprise/EnCase Endpoint Investigator
  • Using Splunk, ELK, or other log aggregators
  • Using Security Onion or Kali distributions, or other network traffic and file-system analysis tools
  • Performing basic malware triage and/or malware analysis.
  • Performs forensic analysis of digital information and gathers and handles evidence.
  • Identifies network computer intrusion evidence and perpetrators.
  • Investigates computer fraud or other electronic crimes, crack files and system passwords, detects steganography and recovers deleted, fragmented and corrupted data from digital media of all types
  • Ensures chain of custody and control procedures, documents procedures and findings in a manner suitable for courtroom presentation and prepares comprehensive written notes and reports.
  • May be required to testify in court as expert witnesses.
Standard Qualifications:
  • BS or equivalent + 9 yrs related experience, or MS + 7 yrs related experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, cyber security, or equivalent education and experience
  • Five or more years in information security, cyber network operations, or cyber defense.
  • Experience performing memory, file-system, network, and log analysis to determine relevant artifacts and indicators of compromise on large networks.
  • Strong skills implementing and configuring networks and network components.
  • Experience with Linux and Windows.
  • This position requires an individual who possesses or can acquire a DoD  Secret clearance at minimum.
  • The client requires CompTIA CTT+ and 8140/8570 IAT Level II within six months of hiring.
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation, plus 10 Federal holidays paid off,
  • 401K Matching
  • Silotech pays for 75% of the employees medical coverage and 40% of the employee family's coverage.
  • Employee enrichment program. Silotech reimburses for successful completion of certifications.
  • Referral incentive bonus for new hires that are with the company for 6 months up to 3K.
Contact: Jimmy Vick  
email: cell:870-897-8903 office: 210-569-0957
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