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The Department of Transportation Enterprise Information Technology Shared Services (DOT EITSS) is seeking a Security Engineer to support the DOT’s CyberSecurity Mission by joining a dedicated team of cybersecurity professionals who collaborate, cooperate, and facilitate maintaining and enhancing the security posture of Department of Transportation (DOT) information systems and infrastructure. These information systems and infrastructure support the DOT mission of managing and maintaining United States critical infrastructure (i.e. highways, bridges, roads, etc.).
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Administer and deploy anti-virus software/updates to all required devices, centrally managing anti-virus settings using various servers.
Engage with Federal Leadership and counterparts to identify endpoint vulnerabilities and provide feedback / guidance on remediation actions
Engage with system and application administrators to coordination remediation efforts to meet required timelines
Develop and enhance vulnerability identification and remediation status tracking and reporting to present cyber related risks
Engage with system and application administrators and Federal counterparts to troubleshoot issues associated with endpoint vulnerability scanning
Work Cyber related security operations ITSM (Remedy) assigned tickets to completion
Participate in relevant CyberSecurity and Security Operations (SecOps) meetings
Collaborate on and provide feedback to cybersecurity solutions that enhance DOT security posture
WHAT SETS YOU APART:
Nine (9) years in CyberSecurity or related Information Technology fields, Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience
Experience working with Endpoint Vulnerability Scanning solutions, specifically Tenable Nessus
Security+, CISSP, CISM, CISA, GCIH, OSCP, CEH, or similar certification
Experience with and understanding of Federal CyberSecurity requirements (i.e. FISMA, NIST 800 series, etc)
Candidate will be a U.S. citizen or green card holder who has resided in the U.S. for 3 or more years and will have the ability to obtain a Public Trust
YOU MIGHT ALSO HAVE:
Experience using the DOT Anti-Virus System (Symantec)
Familiarity with application and technology stacks, cloud-based systems, operating systems, databases, networking, firewalls, Data Loss Prevention, Endpoint Security Software, Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS) and host-based IDS and IPS and general cyber security best practices and industry standards
Pay Range:Pay Range $78,000.00 - $120,000.00 - $162,000.00
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 45,000 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 www.Leidos.com.
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