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Job #: TR-661756
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Yes
Group: Civil

Job Description:
DHS SOC Support Services is a US Government program responsible to monitor, detect, analyze, mitigate, and respond to cyber threats and adversarial activity on the DHS Enterprise. The DHS SOC has primary responsibility for monitoring and responding to security events and incidents detected at the Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) and Policy Enforcement Point (PEP) and is responsible for directing and coordinating detection and response activities performed by each Component SOC. Direction and coordination are achieved through a new shared DHS incident tracking system and other means of coordination and communication.
Leidos has an immediate opening for a Project Engineer to join our DHS Security Operations Center (SOC) team. The Engineer will be leading critical SOC engineering projects including projects such as Archer customization, Splunk logging and SIEM implementation, etc. The Project Engineer will need to work with the customer to prioritize operational issues, engineering activities, and development efforts, and drive the schedule to completion.

Primary Responsibilities will include:
-Facilitate quality comments back to the analysts and leads for the source data to ensure the best data for future analyst analysis, -Lead updates to SOPs, Best Practices. -Lead key customer briefings and generally assisting the SOC leadership (Government and contractor in execution and strategy). -Ensure high quality of all contractual deliverables.-Lead other projects and small task orders of program while growing into a task order lead.

External Referral Eligible
DHSCyber

LeadGen
LeadEng
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 5+ years or prior relevant experience or Masters with 3+ years of prior relevant experience.

- Experience with ITIL practices - 5+ years technical experience with 1-2 years of small project leadership (5+people) - Experience with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook - Strong communication skills
Clearance: A Secret Clearance is required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret SCI. In addition to specific security clearance requirements all Department of Homeland Security SOC employees are required to obtain an Entry on Duty (EOD) clearance to support this program.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in cyber government/ and/or federal law enforcement- Strong customer interfacing experience - Previous experience with DHS customer - Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC) or Networking Operations - Project Management Tool experience- Agile Development processes- Work in Engineering a Task Management solution like JIRA

External Referral Program

External Referral Bonus:
Yes

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Software Engineering

2000

Civil
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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