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Leidos is seeking a Security Operations Center (SOC) Program Manager to support a federal customer within the Department of Homeland Security.
Provides subject matter expertise on enterprise information security architecture as applied to the organization's overall security strategy.
Advises program on overall risk levels and security posture.
Serves as an internal consultant and advisor in own area(s) of expertise (e.g., technology, tools, standards, best practices, processes, etc.).
Guide and mentor multiple Deputy Program Managers (DPM) ranging from a number of cyber security technical disciplines, including SIEM, network assurance, host assurance, web assurance, etc.
Articulates daily challenges to the DHS Portfolio Manager to support SOC development and growth
Interprets and advises on patterns of noncompliance with program standards and adherence to industry best practices to determine their impact on levels of risk and/or overall effectiveness of the team’s cyber security mission and objectives.
Interprets and advises on appropriate application of laws, regulations, policies, standards, or procedures to specific issues.
Develops short-term and strategic training events for the assigned team.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, telecommunications, or a related technical field, and 10 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 12 years of prior relevant experience. Must have a minimum of a DoD Top Secret Clearance and in addition, must be able to obtain a customer specific background investigation.
Active Advanced cyber security certification(s) in at least one (1) of the following: Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP); CISSP®-ISSMP: Information Systems Security Management Professional;
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
Minimum 7 years of direct project and program management experience in delivery of information systems or computer network support services
In-depth understanding of cyber security architectures, technical platforms and threat management standards and industry best practices.
Subject matter expertise on enterprise information security architecture and ability to apply these to the organization's overall security strategy.
Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities as they relate to the cyber security area of expertise.
Knowledge of specific operational impacts of cyber security lapses as they relate to the cyber security area of expertise.
Ability to apply an organization's goals and objectives to develop and maintain the team’s operations architecture.
Knowledge of integrating the team’s goals and objectives into team’s technical and/or functional architecture.
Strong ability to work well with a diverse staff base.
Demonstrated experience in making processes more efficient.
Knowledge of laws, regulations, policies, and ethics as they relate to the cyber security area of expertise.
Experience working in a heavily regulated and/or audited environment.
Excellent written, oral and presentation skills, especially in conducting cross-training events for the team other cyber security teams.
ADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to execute technology and/or tool automation processes.
Ability to optimize systems and/or tools to meet enterprise performance requirements.
Technical (hands-on) experience with Sustainment, Splunk, Malware Analysis, Security Monitoring, Cyber Security Compliance, Cyber Security Risk assessments, and technical procedure documentation
Knowledge of operations testing and evaluation methods as they relate to the Cyber Security area of expertise.
Experience managing a technical team in an operational environment (SOC considered a plus)
Experience in network and cyber security design, engineering and operations
Experience with NIST SP 800 series or ISO 27000 series documents for information security management and risk assessment
Understanding of DevOps/Agile concepts and processes
Pay Range:Pay Range $122,200.00 - $220,900.00
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:12/11/2023
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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