Varen Technologies

Data Source Discovery Analyst

US-MD-Ft. Meade
Clearance Requirements
Top Secret/SCI with polygraph


Varen Technologies is an Intelligence Services Provider focusing on information technology services and solutions for the Defense and Intelligence Communities.  We provide high caliber intelligence professionals to assist in all aspects of systems implementation, delivering leading edge solutions using the latest tools and technologies. 


We hire professionals who match our core values and high standards, and who are looking to work in a dynamic, team-oriented environment.  It is our belief that professional growth and development are among the most important ways to keep our highly talented employees challenged and motivated.  This belief keeps us focused on career paths for each individual, giving our employees the ability to fulfill their personal and professional goals.  Add that to our highly competitive benefits, rapid growth and success, Varen is just an exciting place to work!


Our core support is in the following five areas:

  • Cyber Solutions
  • Strategic Management & SETA
  • Software & IT Solutions
  • Intel Analysis
  • Military Health Programs

Responsibilities include, but not limited to

In this role, you will work directly in an operations organization on a small tight-knit team identifying data and collection sources and developing computer network defense analytics. You will review network traffic and endpoint collection and directly apply that information in the customer’s Splunk analytic framework. 


  • Experience in Cyber/Computer Network Defense.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field



  • Computer Network Defense Monitoring and Intrusion Analysis, using various IDS, such as Bro and Snort.
  • Knowledge of host-based Computer Defense/Analysis, using Sysinternals, Event log analysis, and collection tools such as Google Rapid Response.
  • Experience with memory analysis tools such as Volatility.
  • Knowledge of Computer Networking
  • Knowledge of Windows Server/Workstation Artifacts: Logs, Registry, and Filesystem, i.e Windows 7 through Windows 10, Windows Server 2003 – Windows Server 2012.

  • Knowledge of scripting to help automate analysis and processing, e.g. bash, batch, in-line Python or Perl

  • Ability to work well on a team and adapt skills to accomplish tasks and document findings

  • Knowledge of analytic frameworks such as Splunk

  • Security+ certification and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification

Varen offers a competitive benefits package to include: employee bonus plan, corporate equity program, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, referral bonus program, paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending account, long and short term disability and company paid life insurance.


Varen Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here. For inquiries regarding disability accommodation during the application process, please contact or the Recruiter with whom you are working. Current employees may also contact a Human Resources representative. 


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