No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and
diverse IT and cyber security professionals will always have a multitude of career
choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in
yourself. We welcome your perspective and ideas, in order to foster collaboration
and deliver world-class solutions. We look for solutions that not only transform businesses,
but change the world.Department of Homeland
Security (DHS), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Security Operations
Center (SOC) is a US Government program responsible to prevent, identify, contain
and eradicate cyber threats to FEMA networks through monitoring, intrusion
detection and protective security services to FEMA 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 FEMA SOC is responsible for the
overall security of FEMA Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects,
investigates and reports any suspected and confirmed security violations.
The DHS FEMA SOC Program has a critical need for a Tier 1 SOC Analyst. This is a full time position based in Bluemont, VA (Mount Weather). This position does not have Telecommuting Options.
This position does not
have Telecommuting options. The ideal candidate will have a basic understanding
of cyber threats, information security, security monitoring, threat detection,
incident response, and incident handling (NIST SP 800-61). The candidate should
be familiar with conducting security monitoring in a SIEM such as Splunk,
ArcSight, McAfee ESM, or other like-tools. The candidate must be familiar
with TCP/IP ports and protocols, IDS/IPS systems, and basic incident handling
and response concepts.
External Referral Eligible
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires BS degree or equivalent work experience and 2 years of relevant experience in Cyber Security.
Minimum of a current Top Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SCI
In addition to specific clearance requirements all Department of Homeland Security FEMA SOC employees are required to have or be able to favorably pass a 5 year (BI) Background Investigation.
Must have a recognized security certifications like Security+ ,CEH, or SANS Certification or equivalent other industry certifications, background and knowledge.