Are you ready to join an impactful company? 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 Leidos Defense Group has a current job opportunity for a Cloud Cyber Security Architect. The selected candidate will become a member of the team supporting the onboarding of mission partners to the DISA CSSP Program office. Serve as the technical liaison reviewing Cyber Security monitoring tools and data. Main role duties include performing network architecture reviews, providing recommendations on security strategy and evaluating network instrumentation. Candidate will also provide expertise on security data identification, acquisition, and assistance in development of cyber solutions for DISA. Travel is limited to 10% and telework is permitted 50%.
Perform as technical Subject Matter Expert (SME) to the DISA Cyber Security. Service Provider (CSSP) Program Management Office (PMO) as a Cyber Security Architect.
Provide detailed security technical subject matter expertise on one or more technologies contributing to complex design decisions and detailed problem analysis.
Identify security relevant data and tools in both traditional and cloud mission areas, develop solutions for evolving capabilities, and make formal recommendations to agency stakeholders.
Perform as lead CSSP liaison with Cloud Service Providers and internal DISA Data Acquisition teams, concerning the ingest of mission-relevant security data.
Research and Develop Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) security strategies across multiple Areas of Responsibility (AOR).
Conduct network security architecture reviews, and develop security solutions for Mission Partners aligning to DISA CSSP offerings.
Perform periodic Mission Partner reviews to assess and verify the effective instantiation of traditional security appliances, and Cloud Native Technologies.
Conduct and deliver weekly and monthly status updates to government representatives.
8570 IASAE II certification (CASP+ CE, CISSP (or Associate), CSSLP).
Bachelor’s Degree with 12+ years of applicable experience, additional years of experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree.
Experience with Azure Sentinel, AWS Security Hub, Detective, Inspector, GuardDuty.
Experience with AWS CloudFormation, and Azure Resource Manager (ARM) development.
Experience with FedRAMP and NIST 800-53 control mapping.
Experience with MITRE ATT&CK.
Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Active DoD TS/SCI clearance.
Technical experience in architecting public, private and hybrid cloud. Understanding of the services offerings with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google cloud platform (GCP).
Ability to learn new technologies.
Strong project management skills.
Experience with Endpoint Detection and Response.
Experience with developing cloud security strategies.
Knowledge of DoDI 8530 Cybersecurity Activities Support to DoDIN Operations.
Knowledge of DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (CC SRG).
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.
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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 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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