BNL, Inc.

Cyber Intelligence Analyst

3 months ago
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BNL, Inc. is seeking qualified applicants to fill an opening as a Cyber Intelligence Analyst supporting a federal government client in the Washington, DC metro area. 


Support the client’s mission to enhance the integrity of financial systems by facilitating the detection and deterrence of financial crime.  Apply a wide range of skills to monitor, assess, and report on cyber threats, threat actors, capabilities, events, and vulnerabilities tied to financial crimes or cyber terrorism that pose a threat to the U.S. financial system.  The information shall be compiled and prepared for high-level government recipients in a collective form and also individually for further analysis, ongoing case support, or referral programs.

  • Apply in-depth knowledge of and direct experience with customer-specific cyber operations mission, process, and procedures, discerning patterns of complex threat actor behavior with an understanding of current and developing cyber threats;
  • Mine open data sources to identify potential cyber threats, targets of interest, timeframes for attack, and other relevant details of financial crimes to provide early warnings related to a variety of cyber threats;
  • Maintain professional expertise in cyber threats in order to provide relevant context to investigations and analysis;
  • Brief other analysts or decision makers in law enforcement and/or other government agencies on analytic findings, implications, and recommended actions;
  • Provide regional or functional analytic support, pertaining to a wide-range of cyber threat actors conducting research on emerging security threats including cyber-oriented groups, individuals, organizations, tools, tactics, and procedures with the result of providing correlation and trending of cyber incident activity;
  • Provide Cyber operational subject matter expertise to customers, senior leadership, and staff;
  • Maintain knowledge of evolving policy and regulatory framework related to Cyberspace operations; and
  • Analyze and research known indicators, correlate events, identify malicious activity, and discover new sources.


Required Qualifications

  • Basic knowledge of cyber financial crimes and money laundering.
  • Understanding the cyber-attack stages of advanced threats/cyber-attack “kill chain”.
  • Understanding malware and basic defense strategies.
  • Knowledge of cyber risk and vulnerability analysis to include conceptual understanding of networking protocols, firewall functionality, host and network intrusion detection systems, operating systems, encryption, and other technologies.
  • Knowledge of computer network defense operations (proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS, router/switch).
  • Basic knowledge of cyber threat actors’ tactics, techniques, and procedures including state actors and advanced persistent threats.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Ability to write high-quality intelligence products and briefings for a senior-level audience.
  • Ability to concisely write about technical topics for non-technical audiences.
  • Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources.
  • Ability to interact with a diverse team.
  • Motivated self-starter with a demonstrated commitment to learning more in the designated area of expertise.
  • Demonstrated commitment to proficiency in the technical cyber security domain through training and self-study.



  • Bachelor's degree with related experience in the field is preferred.
  • Prefer degree in one of the following disciplines: Cyber Security, International Security and Intelligence Studies, Criminal Justice, etc.
  • Appropriate certifications for functional area desired. May include: Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Security +, GSEC, or other as appropriate.
  • Experience working with intelligence or law enforcement agencies a plus.

Clearance Level:  Top Secret

Potential for Teleworking:  No

Classification:  Exempt

Shift:  Day

Schedule:  Full-Time



BNL, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants and prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.


If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call (571) 287-7865 or email


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