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Job #: R-00002777
Location: The GATE Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Category: Intern Technical
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a talented Cyber Security Intern, located in our Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD office.

The internship involves the following tasks:
  • Utilizing compliance and vulnerability security scan tools (e.g. ACAS, SCC), Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), NIST RMF workflows and processes
  • Generate and analyzes security scan tool reports and reports to customer and company leadership
  • Develop technical and written solutions to cyber security vulnerabilities (e.g. AD Group Policy, Local Security Policy, Windows/Unix scripts, documented mitigations)
  • Develop technical and programmatic assessments, evaluates engineering and integration initiatives and provides technical support to assess security policies, standards and guidelines.
  • Support engineers of other disciplines in the security posture of products
  • Assist Information Security Systems Manager (ISSM) in the development and maintenance of multiple accreditation packages
  • Contribute to pre, peri, and post Authority to Operate (ATO) assessments
  • Assist with other IA compliance activities as directed by supervisor

 

Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be pursuing degree in cyber security engineering or related information technology field.
  • Must have ability to obtain Secret Clearance- U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Previous information technology experience
  • Clear knowledge and detailed experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools (e.g. ACAS, SCC, Nessus)
  • Clear knowledge and detailed experience with developing and integrating Active Directory Group Policy, Local Security Policy, and Windows scripts
  • Knowledge of virtualization architectures (VMWare, Citrix, Hyper-V)
  • Knowledge and detailed experience with NIST RMF SP 800-53
  • Proficient with MS Office products to include Visio
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills when working as part of a team and capable of working independently when required


External Referral Bonus:
Ineligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Secret

Travel:
No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Day

Requisition Category:
Intern

Job Family:
Intern Technical

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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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