*Please note - the candidate hired must live close and be able to commute to one of the listed locations: Ft. Meade, MD; Scott ABF, IL; Hill AFB, UT. This is a 75% remote position. *
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Leidos is seeking an Information Systems Security Manager who will support a large, multi-year contract providing Timing and Synchronization to Department of Defense. The work that's being done on this Leidos-led, prime contract is extremely important and offers its team members the opportunity to work autonomously and explore new technologies. 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 Information Systems Security Manager will support a high priority, high visibility implementation project in support of a very large, high profile DISA Timing and Sync Program and be responsible for providing full support to the customer on multiple, simultaneous tasks. The candidate will also be responsible for protecting DISA’s information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording and destruction.
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Manage the T&S Authority to Operate in accordance with DISA's and DoD's Risk Management Framework (RMF).
Support the Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) requirements and the respective responses.
Support compliance for new information assurance policy, guidance, and requirements.
Develop, implement, and maintain information system security policies, procedures, and guidelines in alignment with applicable regulations, standards, and RMF best practices.
Works independently to perform configuration of Information Assurance Networking assets as needed.
Perform required patching, STIGs, upgrades, and updates on IA related assets.
Must manage and enforce security strategies and policies within established guidelines.
Effectively manage IT Security Strategy, Cyber Security, and Compliance and Risk Management supporting IT Security and Compliance Teams
Create and maintain system documentation and support accreditation activities.
Complete accreditation checklists and manage devices to mitigate cyber security controls and measures.
Assist in the implementation of global projects for Network and Information Assurance upgrades by providing technical insight, projected necessary actions, timelines, and resource availability.
Implement recurring security requirements on network devices.
Communicate with multi-tier support and global partners to coordinate troubleshooting efforts where required.
Utilize moderate System Administration skills in both Linux and Windows environments to navigate current systems while managing network assets.
Lead focused multi-tier teams while troubleshooting or upgrading global network problems.
Provide architectural and topology recommendations where efficiencies can be made.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline with 8+ years of overall related experience, 10+ years of experience will suffice in lieu of degree.
Must have experience or training in Information Assurance supporting technologies to include Cisco and Juniper firewalls, authentication technologies (e.g., Active Directory), directory services, and vulnerability assessment tools (e.g., Nessus, nmap).
At least 3 years Linux or Windows experience.
Currently possess DoD 8750 certification at IAT level II, e.g. Security+ or higher.
US Citizen with an active DoD Secret security clearance with the ability to acquire a Top-Secret clearance.
Must satisfy both preparatory and sustaining DoD standard training and certification requirements as a condition of privileged access to any DoD information system.
Pay Range:Pay Range $97,500.00 - $176,250.00
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.
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 www.Leidos.com.
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