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Job #: R-00089873
Location: Rock Island, IL
Category: Cyber Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?


At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers' success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.


Your greatest work is ahead!

The Defense Group at Leidos has an opening for a Information Security Analysts at Rock Island, IL. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience to support the Product Leader (PdL) Unified Network Capabilities and Integration (UNCI) Sustainment Tactical Network (STN) Integrated Network Operations Center (INOC) Program. The Sustainment Tactical Network (STN) supports about 20,000 worldwide users accessing DoD sustainment/ Army Sustainment Information/Management Support Systems via approximately 3,700 VSATs located in CONUS / OCONUS using Ku, Ka or X bands.  PdL UNCI efforts include all functions, processes, and operations to operate / maintain systems and the network from user devices (laptops, notebooks, etc) to the DoD network access points.  Services provided: Help Desk, Security, COOP, Voice, data, and video services supported by the STN are determined by mission/user requirements and currently include:

  • 24x7x365 Tier I - III Help Desk

  • Security /COMSEC / Cybersecurity

  • COOP Site Operations

  • Secure Internet Protocol (IP) Router Network (SIPRNET)

  • Non-Secure IP Router Network (NIPRNET)

  • Secure and Non-Secure Video Teleconferencing (VTC)

  • Microsoft domain email

  • Inherent in-network Managed Voice over IP (VoIP) Service

  •  Secure and non-secure VoIP with Defense Switching Network (DSN) gateway access


If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!


Leidos Defense Group provides a diverse portfolio of systems, solutions, and services covering land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace for customers worldwide. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control,  geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support. Our team is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions.


Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your Resume with us today!


Responsibilities Include:

  • Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information.

  • Assess system vulnerabilities for security risks and propose and implement risk mitigation strategies.

  • May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure.

  • May respond to computer security breaches and viruses. Project specific: participates in security event monitoring and correlation within a tiered Security Operations Center.

  • Proven experience and ability to leverage CND analyst toolsets to detect and respond to IT security

  • incidents.

  • Conducts research and document threats and their behavior to include monitoring external CSIRTS/CERTs.

  • Assist in providing recommendations to threat mitigation strategies. Employ effective web, email, and telephonic communications to clearly manage security incident response procedures.

  • Perform routine event reporting over time including trend reporting and analysis. Experience required in security or network technology (Unix/Windows OS, Cisco/Juniper Routing-Switching) within a hands-on Implementation or Administration role.

  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of TCP-IP protocol implementations for all common network services in addition to demonstrated capability to perform network packet analysis and anomaly detection. Professionally certified, within a CND discipline, as Technical Level as defined by DODI 8570 is a requirement.

Required Experience, Skills, and Education:

  • BS degree and 4 or more years of prior relevant experience; or a Masters with 2 or more years of prior relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.

  • Professionally certified as Technical Level I as defined by DODI 8570 is a requirement.


Clearance Required:


Active DoD Secret security clearance.


STN INOC

Pay Range:

Pay Range $74,750.00 - $115,000.00 - $155,250.00

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.

Covid Guidance for the US

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. 

About Leidos

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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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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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. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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