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Job #: TR-661267
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Requisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Cyber Security-Defense & Intel

Job Description:
Leidos Defense &
Intelligence Group is currently seeking expertise to transform and build an
end-to-end national-level security environment using DevOps to integrate,
develop, test, deploy, maintain, and operate, multiple systems on traditional
and cloud platforms in Reston and Tysons, VA.The Systems Security Lead is responsible for applying security principles, practices, and procedures under the RMF to maintain compliance with applicable security regulations, such as CNSSI, NIST, and National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM), governing the management of classified information systems. Functions of this role include identifying security control requirements; developing and updating system security plans; managing and controlling changes to specific systems, assessing the security impact of those changes, and maintaining system security configuration; supporting achievement of Authorization to Test (ATT) and ATO for the Government's information systems; working with the Government's security section to streamline ATT and ATO activities; directly or indirectly implementing, monitoring/auditing, and reporting compliance with security controls; preparing and completing action plans; providing security-related training and guidance; and implementing security-related change.
Basic Qualifications:- Bachelors Degree and 12 years prior relevant work experience. Additional years in lieu of degree is acceptable.-A minimum of one of the following or related certifications:Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification.International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2) Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification.Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) Security Essentials Certification (GSEC).GIAC Security Leadership Certification (GSLC).-8 years of information security, information assurance, cyber security field, and/or other related work experience.-3 years of experience monitoring NISPOM requirements, security frameworks, and other relevant security regulations-Experience developing, integrating, and implementing Cybersecurity-related authorization packages and program protection standards for IC systems including the coordination, preparation, submission, and tracking of Interim Authorization to Test (IATT), Interim Authorization to Operate (IATO), ATO, and/or related security artifacts.-Experience utilizing the RMF as applied within the IC and/or DOD communities.-Experience managing security requirement for networking, systems, application development, database administration, and data center operations and technologies (e.g., protocols, design concepts, access control), design and engineering.-Experience working with information security technologies (e.g., design, encryption, data protection, privilege access, identity and access management, intrusion detection, forensics, incident management, risk management and auditing). -Experience securing virtual environments and cloud-based solutions. -Experience developing and providing an information security awareness and training program. -Experience developing and maintaining information security policies and standards.- Active TS/SCI with Poly clearance is required

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Cyber Security


Defense & Intel
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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