Leidos is looking for an Information Systems Security Officer to work with their team in Tyson’s Corner, VA. The selected candidate must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph (no exceptions) and will:
Provide consulting to Agencies on Requests for Service for the design, development, and deployment of Ongoing Assessment, Ongoing Authorization, and other Information Assurance (IA) initiatives.
Ensure system security measures comply with applicable government policies
Ensure that system security requirements are addressed throughout the project and system lifecycle.
Review system security A&A package submissions for consistency, completeness and traceability ensuring compliance
Develop, maintain, and facilitate the appropriate closure of POA&Ms and facilitate with the Agency-designated security Point of Contact (PoC)/ISSO any related remediation activities
Ensure the development, documentation, and presentation of IS security education, awareness, and training activities for users and others, as appropriate
Ability to manage multiple high visibility security projects and adjust to quick shifts in customer priorities while meeting all mission requirements
Familiarity with controlling, labeling, virus scanning, and appropriately transferring data (uploading/downloading)between information systems at varying classification levels;
Performing Nessus scans and other vulnerability tools and interpreting the results
Provide support for daily inquiries, data calls and information collection. As well as maintaining status documents and project tracking.
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience (2-4 years) and 8+ years of Information Security experience required. Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required. Candidates who do not possess a TS/SCI with Polygraph will not be considered.
Pay Range:Pay Range $101,400.00 - $183,300.00
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.
Original Posting Date:10/24/2023
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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