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Job #: TR-640052
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Cyber Operations Manager to oversee the program-wide activities of teams of cyber analysts on a mission-critical program whose purpose is rapid response to cyber incidents and proactive monitoring for malicious cyber activity. This Manager will provide experienced leadership in performance of daily cyber operations, and also perform as the Deputy Program Manager, working with Government, private sector, and international constituents and partners. The Manager is responsible to staff, lead, and manage project personnel, track compliance and skills training, ensure up to date certifications, and maintain high performance from the team. The Manager also leads and coordinates emergency operations and surge support activities, including oversight of fly-away teams rapidly responding to incidents to protect and defend critical infrastructure. Responsibilities include: • Direct Hunt Support and Incident Response activities in all program phases, from transition-in through completion of contract• Perform as Deputy Program Manager - In the absence of the Program Manager, act to commit resources and make decisions for Leidos in response to Government issues, concerns, or problems.• Manage and monitor adherence to program operations plans and schedules, identifies problems and leads the team to obtain solutions• Support subordinate employee selection and coordinates training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions• Act as primary client contact for operational activities, including support management oversight for emergency/priority operations, and fly-away team support to CONUS and OCONUS locations• Participate in inter-agency sponsored community of interest analysis groups, conduct and participate in technical briefings and exchanges• 10% travel required; occasional international travel may be required
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: • Demonstrated experience/knowledge of providing incident response and handling using established best practices/methodologies• Knowledge of general attack stages (e.g., foot printing and scanning, enumeration, gaining access, escalation of privileges, maintaining access, network exploitation, covering tracks, etc.)• Knowledge of different operational threat environments (e.g., first generation [script kiddies], second generation [non-nation state sponsored], and third generation [nation state sponsored])• Knowledge of system and application security threats and vulnerabilities (e.g., buffer overflow, mobile code, cross-site scripting, PL/SQL and injections, race conditions, covert channel, replay, return-oriented attacks, and malicious code)• Demonstrated experience in identifying the root cause of an incident and recognize the key elements to investigate with the customer to get the root cause of an incident• Bachelor's degree with 12 years of relevant experience or Master's degree with 10 years of relevant experience, or equivalent professional experience • 7 years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects • Active Top Secret clearance with SSBI; Ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance • Active Project Management Institute (PMI) Program Management Professional (PMP) certification• Active CAP, GSLC, CISM, or CISSP certificationADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: • Knowledge of the NCCIC National Cyber Incident Scoring System to be able to prioritize triaging of incident• Knowledge of CND policies, procedures, and regulations• Experience in recognizing and categorizing types of vulnerabilities and associated attacks• Knowledge of basic system administration and operating system hardening techniques• Experience performing CND incident triage to include determining scope, urgency, and potential impact; identify the specific vulnerability and make recommendations that enable expeditious remediation• Cyber operations management experience and responsibility leading cyber programs for government and/or commercial customers• Ability to quickly identify and coordinate staffing needs for surge and emergency operations• Knowledge of Cyber Operations including Incident Response, Hunt, Industrial Control System (ICS) and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

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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