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Job #: R-00001904
Location: Bowie, MD
Category: Network Administration and Ops
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an Information System Security Engineer to work in Bowie, MD. The Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) will work with a team for to design, develop, integrate and maintain secure networking, computing, and enclave environments. The candidate will apply existing knowledge of Information Assurance policy, procedures, and workforce structure to design, develop, and implement these environments. Additionally, the candidate will have experience in network technology, network security assessments, and systems security engineering; experience in identifying, researching, characterizing, and documenting security weaknesses related to operating systems, software applications, firmware, network hardware components, as well as network architecture design and documented policies and procedures.

Education: B.S. Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering, or related discipline is preferred; relevant years of ISSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree. DoD approved 8570 baseline certification (i.e. CompTIA Security+, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)) is a firm requirement.

Required Skills: This position requires at least 12 years of technical experience, with 5+ years of hands on experience implementing security and/or network components (i.e. routers, firewalls, IPS, IDS, etc). Experience within the Linux Operating System (CentOS) and Windows Operating System environment is required. Strong verbal and written communication skills that demonstrate the ability to express complex technical concepts clearly and concisely are also required.

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Secret

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Network Administration and Ops

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Advanced Solutions
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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