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Job #: TR-656144
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Requisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Cyber Security-Civil

Job Description:
Leidos is currently looking for a Splunk SME to join our team on a highly visible cyber security single-award IDIQ vehicle that provides security operations center (SOC) support, cyber analysis, application development, and a 24x7x365 support staff. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Security Operations Center (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. Job Summary:The selected candidate will provide overall engineering and
design support for a very large distributed Splunk environment consisting of
heavy forwarders, indexers, and search head servers, spanning security,
performance, and operational roles. The
Splunk engineer will support the full system engineering life-cycle, including
requirements analysis, design, development, integration, test, documentation,
and implementation following defined best practices and operational workflows. PRIMARY
RESPONSIBILITIES:The candidate should be familiar with recognizing and
onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and
trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. The
Splunk engineer should be familiar with a Linux environment, editing and
maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.

The Splunk engineer will work with other Cybersecurity
Engineering team members and will be required to interact with end users to
gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, and provide assistance with the
creation of Splunk search queries and dashboards. The Splunk engineer will be
required interact with senior management, as necessary.

DHS CyberLeadGenLeadGenCyber
BASIC
QUALIFICATIONS:

A minimum of a Bachelor's degree coupled with 12+
years' experience in the Information Technology arena.

4+ years of experience in a senior Splunk role

3+ Years experience in Linux and SQL/ODBC interfaces

2+ Years experience in app interface development, using
REST API's

Previous project management experienceITIL Change & Configuration ManagementPREFERRED
QUALIFICATIONS:

- Experience in SQL

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Experience in other systems and network management
products

Current or former completed Splunk training

External Referral Bonus:
Ineligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Cyber Security

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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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