Leidos is seeking an experienced and technical Cyber Program Manager to lead a high visibility and strategic Cyber Task Order. The Program Manager will be the trusted advisor to high level government officials and will set the direction and oversee cyber functions to include Penetration Testing, Engineering, Threat Intelligence, Forensics, VAT, Operations and Engineering for the SOC at the customer site.
This role includes leading the migration of systems into receiving M&A services from a DHS Cybersecurity Service Provider. He/She will be required to interface with customer and Leidos executives frequently. This Program Manager will be the primary point of contact for all customer requirements and interactions, understanding customer needs, and leveraging Leidos innovative solutions to solve complex problems.
Candidate must have direct project or program management experience in delivery of Cyber Security Engineering and/or Operations functions. . The Program Manager shall have demonstrated capabilities in providing vision and driving a Program organization towards a target level. He/she shall have capabilities to analyze highly complex cyber security and network issues, recommend plans of action for staff (including both contractor and government personnel), and manage teams supporting resolution of these issues. This individual will serve as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), the Government leadership personnel, and Leidos senior management.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or Cyber security with 8+ years of prior relevant experience in system engineering/program management experience with 4 years of direct project and program management experience in the delivery of information systems or computer network support services.
PMP certification required
ISC2 CISSP certification required
Experience managing a Security Operations Center (SOC) or other equivalent cyber organization is required
Must possess demonstrated capabilities to analyze highly complex cyber security and network issues, recommend plans of action, and manage the resolution of these issues.
Masters of Science in Engineering or related field
Experience leading a program toward CSSP or CSP certification is highly desired.
Experience leading Cyber/IT/Infrastructure transformation initiative is highly desired
Communicates with colleagues across multiple areas (project managers, other technical resources, etc.).
Explains technical solutions, practices and procedures to others within the organization
Provide technical and administrative support to Leidos cyber training initiatives.
Thorough understanding of SIEM integration and data onboarding activities to include routing, parsing, and normalizing to Common Information Model (CIM)
Pay Range:Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00
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.
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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