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Job #: R-00132777
Location: Ashburn, VA
Category: Cyber Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Remote Type: Hybrid Remote
Clearance: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Digital Modernization

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Description

The Leidos Digital Modernization Team is seeking a Penetration Tester to join the Enterprise Security Operations Center team.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Security Operations Center (SOC) is a US Government program responsible to prevent, identify, contain and eradicate cyber threats to CBP networks through monitoring, intrusion detection and protective security services to CBP information systems including local area networks/wide area networks (LAN/WAN), commercial Internet connection, public facing websites, wireless, mobile/cellular, cloud, security devices, servers and workstations.  The CBP SOC is responsible for the overall security of CBP Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects, investigates, and reports any suspected and confirmed security violations. 

 

Primary Responsibilities: 

Bachelors’ degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 8 to 12 years of professional experience; or 6 to 10 years of professional experience with a Masters’ degree. Additional years of experience and certifications may be considered in lieu of a degree.

At least 6 years pentesting experience with at least 2 years cloud pentesting experience. Applicant should be proficient in testing of Kubernetes, Docker, and AWS infrastructure, with supporting knowledge from testing other cloud providers. 

  • Perform cloud pentests and act as the cloud pentesting SME for the team 

  • Perform internal and external pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies. 

  • Perform web app pentests 

  • Perform vulnerability risk assessment 

  • Perform physical pentests and social engineering 

  • Perform cyber incident response as needed for programs 

  • Perform internal and external pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies. 

  • Perform web app pentests  

  • Perform vulnerability risk assessment  

  • Perform physical pentests and social engineering  

  • Perform cyber incident response as needed for programs 

 

 Certifications: At least one mobile pentesting certification such as SANS GMOB 

  • CISSP 

  • GISF 

  • GPEN 

  • GWAPT 

  • GXPN 

  • OSCE 

  • OSCP 

  • OSEE 

  • OSWP 

 

 

Clearance: In addition to specific security clearance requirements all CBP SOC employees are required to successfully complete a CBP Background Investigation to support this program 

 

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Understanding of Cyber Kill Chain & Intelligence Defense 

  • Ability to brief senior officials on pentesting requirements and results 

Original Posting Date:

2024-04-03

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.

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.

About Leidos

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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Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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