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Job #: R-00099239-OTHLOC-6314
Location: Remote, US
Category: Cyber Security Research and Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

The Transportation and Border Security Services (T&BSS) Division is searching for a Security Content Visualization Expert to support and upcoming opportunity for our TSA customer in their Security Operations Center, located in Northern Virginia. 

**This position does offer LOCALLY REMOTE capabilities. Must be willing to report onsite as needed.**

Primary Responsibilities

  • Must have extensive experience

    • Designing, customizing, and configuring SEIM apps, dashboards, and visual aides to mature and improve medium to large Security Operating Centers

    • Assisting with the development of advanced reporting & visualizations to meet the requirements of SOC and external stakeholders

    • Configuring, designing, and testing security operation center dashboards for alerting within SEIM technologies to include data modeling, custom alert notification, and dashboarding supporting the full lifecycle of content (conception, creation, testing, documentation, implementation, tuning)

    • Analyzing, trending, and filtering of security log data from a large number of disparate security devices to include: FW’s, IPS/IDS, Host-based logs, load balancers, and other security / monitoring solutions.

    • Performing advanced searching within medium to large-scale SEIM’s and implementation of custom dashboards.

  • Must have experience

    • Optimizing security content in enterprise SEIMs

    • With Cyber Kill Chain and synthesizing the attack life cycle

    • SOP development and updating along with developing new SOP’s in support of SOC operations

    • Implementing SOC processes and SOP’s

    • Mentoring junior and mid-level analysts

    • Developing custom SPL using macros, lookups and network signatures

    • Enterprise logging solutions, including application, OS, and security device logging

    • Identifying/creating and utilizing IOCs

    • Utilizing Network traffic indicators to identify anomalous user activity associated with lateral movement within an enterprise

    • Utilizing regex for direct pattern matching

    • Utilizing network security tools in support of SIEM content generation

  • Must have demonstrable knowledge of

    • Network ports and protocols (TCP, UDP, HTTP, SMTP, DNS)

    • Intel frameworks to include cyber kill chain and Mitre ATT&CK

    • APT capabilities and ability to implement appropriate detection measures

    • Custom log parsing

    • Visualizations for displaying data to include anomalous network traffic

    • Normal working hours of 8:00am – 5:00pm are anticipated, however actual hours may vary depending on mission requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Years of Experience: At least three years of experience working as a senior analyst within Medium-Large Enterprise Security Operations Centers

  • Clearance Requirements: SECRET

  • Certification: One of the following certifications is required:

    • CISSP

    • GCIH

    • GCFA

    • GPEN

    • GWAPT

    • GCIA

    • Or equivalent

Pay Range:

Pay Range $97,500.00 - $150,000.00 - $202,500.00

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.

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 47,000 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

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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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