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Leidos has an opening for a Chief Cyber Security Engineer to provide leadership, direction, and hands-on management for delivery of mission enabling cybersecurity services of critical national security importance. The successful candidate will support operations for the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO).
If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!
The successful candidate will provide integrated Information & Cybersecurity Services including Enterprise Operations, End User Support, Software Engineering, Cloud technologies and Cybersecurity.
This role is also responsible for,
maintaining system engineering life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, integration, scripting, test, documentation, and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows.
The work includes scheduling and prioritizing in accordance with organizational needs and establishing leadership buy-in for the prioritization and activities.
Engages infrastructure solution design and architecture, information assurance, advisory, compliance, and risk management support.
In addition, the position involves establishing and maintaining the schedule for delivery, deliver regular reporting, and track improvements across the environment.
WHAT SETS YOU APART
DoD 8570 IAT or IAM Level III certification
Bachelor’s degree in a cyber related discipline and 12 or more years of prior relevant work experience within IT/Cybersecurity
Minimum of 4+ years of experience leading cybersecurity teams or projects
Experience with vulnerability scanning and centralized logging platforms
Ability to conceptualize, Design, build, and maintain current and future enterprise support tools and platforms.
Strong Networking background, perform root-cause analysis and provide recommendations
Knowledge, experience, and scripting skills (PowerShell, Python, Ruby, PERL, Bash, Node, etc.)
Knowledge and familiarity with the fundamental of agile project management
Experience with Windows and Linux Operating Systems
Excellent communication skills with all levels of stakeholders as well as the ability to work closely with senior engineers, other team members and application owners to timely solve technical problems at the network, system, and application levels.
Manage multiple assignments, changing priorities, and work independently with little oversight.
YOU MIGHT ALSO HAVE
CISSP Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of start
DOE and/or NNSA site experience strongly preferred
Knowledge of DOE and/or NNSA security policies and procedures
Experience working in both Classified and Unclassified operations
Experience working within Security Operation Center (SOC) environments
Knowledge of and/or experience with SD 205.1
Travel up to 10%
**Must be a U.S. Citizen with an Active DOE Q or Top-Secret Clearance (or higher) to be considered for this role.**
Pay Range:Pay Range $113,100.00 - $174,000.00 - $234,900.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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