Mid-Level Computer Network Defense (CND) Analyst - Shift Work

MindPoint Group, LLC

Date: Sep 23, 2022
City: Washington, DC
Contract type: Full time
MindPoint Group, LLC

Company Description

MindPoint Group delivers industry-leading cybersecurity solutions, services, and products. We are trusted cybersecurity advisors to key government and commercial decision-makers and support security operations for some of the most security-conscious organizations globally. 

Our relationship with you is for the long run because your success is our success. We invest in your success through fantastic benefits (healthcare, generous PTO, paid parental leave, and tuition reimbursement, to name a few). 

Beyond just excellent pay and benefits, you’ll want to work here for reasons that can’t be written into an offer letter—the challenge, growth opportunities, and most important: the culture of a company that cares about you. 

A position at MPG promises you 

  • A diverse organization 
  • A safe workplace with zero tolerance for discrimination or harassment of any kind  
  • A balanced work life. Seriously.  
  • A stable, established, and growing business
  • A leadership team focused on your professional growth and development

Job Description

MindPoint Group is seeking an Incident Response Analyst to support threat monitoring, detection, event analysis, and incident reporting. There are opportunities for all experience levels: Junior, Mid, Senior, SME. The Security Operations Center is a 24/7 environment. You will be responsible for monitoring enterprise networks and systems, detecting events, and reporting on threats that are directed against those systems. You will be expected to collaborate with senior analysts to assist with efficient triage and remediation of events in the incident queue. Utilizing SIEM technologies the you will provide the client with a fully comprehensive array of analytical activities in support of external threat monitoring, detection, event analysis, and incident reporting efforts to include, including analysis of inbound and outbound internet traffic, suspicious e-mail messages, and cloud security logs. You will also be responsible for the generation of client reports both scheduled and ad hoc.

What you get to do every day:

  • Provide support for complex computer network exploitation and defense techniques
  • Deter, identify, and investigate computer and network intrusions
  • Provide incident response and remediation support
  • Perform comprehensive computer surveillance/monitoring
  • Provide technical support for continuous monitoring, computer exploitation, and reconnaissance
  • Research and maintain proficiency in open and closed source computer exploitation TTP’s
  • Perform research into emerging threat sources.


*US Citizen required, eligible for Public Trust*

What skills do you need?

  • A minimum of five (5) years of general work experience and four (4) years of relevant experience in functional responsibility
  • Bachelor’s Degree, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience
  • Experience with:
    • SIEM - Splunk
    • Symantec DLP
    • FireEye tools
    • Email/Phishing
    • Major Cloud Providers (AWS, Azure, GPC)
    • AV/EDR
    • Networking Equipment
    • Endpoint Logging (Windows, Linux)
  • Must have strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Must have concise writing skills


  • This position will work Thursday through Saturday and every other Sunday from 7 AM EST to 7 PM EST.


  • The role will be hybrid in nature with an onsite presence in Washington DC.


    Additional Information

    • All offers are contingent upon proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or successful accommodation for an exemption.
    • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
    • MindPoint is committed to maintaining a diverse environment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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