Leidos has some upcoming openings for Security Engineers at Lackland AFB, in San Antonio, TX.supporting the U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command (ACC). The ACC maintains combat-ready forces for rapid deployment while ensuring strategic air defense forces are ready to meet challenges. For this position, candidates must already possess a TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered.
The Security Engineer in this effort is responsible for providing technical direction for Air Force customers migrating to Commercial Cloud Services (C2S). Play a key role in integrating all cloud solutions and strategies into the Risk Management Framework and overall business practices. Possess clear technical understanding of cloud agnostic framework and architectures, to provide expert guidance for cloud migrations and service providers. Clearly communicate with Air Force Commercial Cloud Services (AFC2S) members and teams, delegated authorizing officials and other government security representatives. Adherence to all aspects of the Information Assurance (IA) program, Preparation of
Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documents, procedures and policies.
Active DoD TS/SCI security clearance
Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity, Information Assurance, IT Security Management, Computer Science, or related Information Technology field; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
5-15 years of related experience.
DoD 8570 IAT-II or above
Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Functional integration and implementation of security concepts within government networks
Experience in cloud environments for one or more of the following: AWS, Google, MS Azure, IBM, Oracle, IC ITE GovCloud, C2S or government and intel community cloud frameworks
Experience with authorization and accreditation on government or classified networks
Working knowledge of XACTA or eMASS
Understanding of NIST 800-53r4 and Committee on National Security Systems Instructions (CNSSI) 1253
Minimum of one (1) year of Systems administration experience in either Microsoft or Linux environments
Knowledge of device hardening concepts and implementation with relation to ACAS and STIG processes
Cloud Solutions Engineering or Cloud Security Operations Center
Commercial Cloud Services Provider certifications (preferred)
Special Access Program (SAP) experience
Knowledge of with various security concepts: enterprise cloud architecture, infrastructure security and compliance, data encryption, continuous monitoring, vulnerability assessment, security control validation, etc.
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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 45,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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