Leidos has an immediate need for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to support this DHS SOC Program. The Sr. Cyber Security Engineer will need to be a self-starter with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, flexibility, good judgment and the ability to coordinate multiple, concurrent tasks in an effective manner. The
Sr. Cyber Security Engineer works with internal team members to ensure the
systems are functional, secure, and scalable. The systems and networks
developed will be used to collect and process data and improve the DHS SOC
security infrastructure.The Senior Security Engineer
will engineer design and develop cyber security technology along with
integration of new architectural features into existing infrastructures while
maintaining the integrity and security of enterprise-wide cyber systems and
networks. They will:
- Address system-of-system
architectural needs by drilling through all layers of embedded security within
the given WAN / LAN architecture.
- Lead multi-disciplined teams
in the design and implementation of the cyber security system architecture.
- Produce cyber security
architectural artifacts. Provide architectural analysis of cyber security
features and existing system related to future needs and trends.
- Embed advanced forensic tools
and techniques for attack reconstruction, including dead system analysis and
volatile data collection and analysis into cyber security design.
- Reviews and provides input to
system requirements based on cyber security posture.
- Compiles industry best
practices and lessons learned into future iterations and new designs.
- Supports the Engineering
Review Board by evaluating artifacts for architectural compliance.
- Provides broad based
experience in the systems engineering lifecycle and apply the experience to
specific cyber security initiatives relating to architectural design and
- Resolves architecture
implementation issues during integration and test. - Design, build, deploy, and maintain systems,
cloud or on-prem, and supporting infrastructure needed by the ESOC- Employ measures to
ensure the deployed infrastructure is secure and available- Advise and assist
team members to deploy and configure collection services and tools- Maintain the
infrastructure and make recommendations to improve operations- Deploy and
configure services needed to meet collection objectives
- Work with team
members to move data to the appropriate data stores
Required Skills and Education: BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related field and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience with a focus on cyber security or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. Must have an active Top Secret Clearance. In addition to the specific clearance requirement, all personnel supporting DHS must obtain Suitability Clearance. Must have 10 years of the following experiences:• Hands-on
• Perl, Python,
Shell, etc. Python is must have skills.
• Linux networking.
• system engineering
and network and system.In addition:Direct Customer Engagement.Security Architecture Development.OpenStack ExperienceAnsible experience Requirements Identification.Experience working with developers and process improvement.Experience identifying new tools and/or required upgrades based on ROI. Recent security operations center (SOC) experience.• 3+
years experience with system engineering and network and system administration
with strong skills in orchestration and automated deployments• Breadth
of technical experience and knowledge with designing, building, deploying, and
maintaining infrastructure both on-prem and in cloud environments• Experience
configuring and deploying a variety of services on both Linux and Windows• Experience
with Linux networking• Experience
with orchestration and infrastructure automation tools• Experience
configuring and managing virtualized environments• Hands-on
programming/scripting experience and the ability and willingness to learn new
languages as needed• Demonstrated
ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
work independentlyCertifications/Desired Skills: RHCSA/RHCE and CISSP or one of GCWN, GISF, GSSP, GICSP, CCSP, CSSLP, SSCP, CCSNP, CCIE-Security, ECSP, MCSE-Security Expert.
At least 7 years
of experience supporting mission-critical projects. Performance metrics
related to security operations. Cyber Kill Chain and Intelligence Driven
Defense hands on knowledge Cyber
transformation experience Cyber
analyst experience - Not required, engineering is key Detailed knowledge of key cyber and network
technologies such as Netwitness, Splunk, ArcSight, FireEye. In addition, 5+ years' experience with system engineering and
network and system administration with strong skills in orchestration and
automated deployments. Experience with the tools used to design, build, deploy,
and maintain infrastructure in a variety of cloud environments.
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Scheduled Weekly Hours: