Leidos is seeking Mid-Level Systems Engineer – Network Security on a Cyber Security Center contract. The candidate will perform a variety of assignments associated with design, deploying, managing, and controlling multiple network devices/technologies in a high paced environment. The position will be part of a growing IT team working on multiple information systems in a high-demand setting ensuring the uninterrupted and secure day-to-day operations of the cyber security program. The candidate will be skilled in network tools, to include firewalls, packet brokers, log aggregators, intrusion detection systems, etc.
- Design, develop, plan, Integrate, and test enterprise-level network and network security products with minimal oversight.
- Provide executive summary briefings and technical deep dives with senior program management.
- Provide design and vendor recommendations to senior customer management.
- Maintain network security devices, to include firewalls, packet brokers, log aggregators, intrusion detection systems, etc., throughout deployment.
- Work directly with internal and external stakeholders, including vendors, customers, and partner organizations, throughout the planning, designing, and deployment of enterprise-level network and network security products with minimal oversight.
- Participate in Team meetings, providing input and suggestions, and prepare minutes of discussion items
- BS degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.
- 2+ years of design, development, integration, implementation, operation and analysis of enterprise-level networking products, firewalls, packet brokers, log aggregators, intrusion detections systems, etc.
- Must be able to support the daily maintenance, configuration, and security of all assigned network products
- Must be able to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other system administrators, system engineers, and network engineers in a team environment.
- Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Secret Clearance (Interim Secret acceptable).
- Possess strong communication skills.
- Experience with Information Assurance (IA) hardening and compliance, i.e. STIG & DSS compliance, documentation, etc.
- Demonstrated experience in Azure security design, engineering and operations
- Knowledge of NIST SP 800-53 series or ISO 27000 series documents
- Certifications: DoD 8570 IAT III certifications, such as CISSP, CISA, CASP
- Fairmont, WV
- Boulder CO
- Remote eligible pending customer approval, however onsite is preferred
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.
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