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Job #: R-00003020
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Functions of this role include:
• Respond to cyber incidents, including responding to N-CIRT phone calls and emails, and preparing situational awareness reports for NOAA and/or DOC management.
• Act as main investigators for potential incidents identified by Tier 1 analysts.
• Investigate phishing and self-identified potential cyber threats (phishing emails sent to the CIRT).
• Knowledgeable on multiple technology and system types
• Defining protocols and maturing 'playbooks' of operational response to cyber threats
• Working within the playbooks as defined
• Operate autonomously to further investigate and escalate in accordance with protocols and contractual SLAs, including DOC and US-CERT in compliance with US-CERT incident reporting and guidelines.
• Lead/support on-site investigations, forensics, and provide mobile device support.
• Maintain chain of evidence in accordance with incident handling procedures and in compliance with NOAA and Commerce procedures.
• Participate regularly in IR working group sessions. Collaborate across organizational lines and develop depth in your desired cyber discipline and/or technologies.
BASIC Qualifications:
• Must be US Citizen. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance, specifically DoD/Top Secret Clearance or TS/SCI (Interim Secret acceptable).
• Must have 1/more of : CERT Certified Computer Security Incident Handler; Electronic Commerce Council Certified Ethical Hacker (ECC); GIAC Information Security Fundamentals (GISF); ISC2 CISSP 3+ years experience within cyber incident handling and/or cyber operations
• IR Analyst Level II Category: 3+ years experience within specific security disciplines (ie forensics, email security, monitoring + detection, mobility, etc.)
• IR Analyst Level III Category: 5+ years experience within specific security disciplines (ie incident response, vulnerability management, cyber intelligence, threat hunting)
• In depth understanding of cyber landscape and typical threat vectors
• In depth understanding of operational requirements and impacts of working within a FISMA High System.
• In depth understanding of cyber landscape and typical threat vectors
• Security or relevant IT technology certification (or as approved by Government to obtain within 6 months of start date)
• In depth understanding of operational requirements and impacts of working within a FISMA High System.
• Understanding of US-CERT incident reporting and guidelines.
• Strong interpersonal skills working directly with VIP end users in a highly visible and mission critical environment.
• Physically present (shifts) during Core Office Hours: 7am - 6pm with rotational on call support required for the program.

Education;
Typically requires Bachelors and 4-8 years of exp, will consider years exp. in lieu of degree.

External Referral Bonus:
Eligible

Potential for Telework:
No

Clearance Level Required:
Secret

Travel:
Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Shift:
Rotating

Requisition Category:
Professional

Job Family:
Cyber Security

1000

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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