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Job #: TR-660122
Location: Austin, TX
Category: Health IT Consultant Comm
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: No
Group: Health

Job Description:
Job Description:The Chief Information Security Consultant
(CISC) will serve as a trusted advisor on cybersecurity matters to VA Executive
Management. The candidate must be a tactical and strategic leader of supporting
technical and business teams in creating competitive and compelling enterprise
technology solutions that will result in delivery of innovative solutions as
well as expansion into new technological areas. Candidates should have
demonstrated expertise in cybersecurity IT; communications; systems
architecture; engineering, and integration; along with the ability to apply
this expertise across a broad portfolio of IT systems, software, and
infrastructure solutions at a strategic, enterprise level.The Chief Information Security Consultant will provide
senior technical cybersecurity leadership to the VA Infrastructure Operations
team as the principal-level manager who leads strategy, operations, and budget
for the protection of the enterprise information assets. The scope of
responsibility encompasses communications, applications and infrastructure,
including the policies and procedures which apply. The CISC has area
responsibility to determine and enforce enterprise information security
standards and ensures that all information systems are functional and secure.
The candidate must have experience managing an information security team and be
able to delegate operational responsibilities. In addition, the candidate
should also possess strong strategic planning skills and the ability to communicate
security concepts to all levels, as well as understands the security
implications of business requirements.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: • Masters Degree and 15 years of prior relevant

• Minimum of one professional security management
certification, such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional
(CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information
Systems Auditor (CISA) or other similar credentials, is required.

• Knowledge and understanding of relevant legal
and regulatory requirements, such as FISMA, FedRAMP, the Privacy Act of 1974,
Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
(HIPAA), Payment Card Industry/Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS).

• Experience supporting Cyber Transformation

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:
Public Trust


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Health IT Consultant Comm


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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