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Job #: R-00003568
Location: NAVFAQ HQ Washington Navy Yard, WA
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: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is excited to add a Cyber Security Engineer who possesses a passion for the RMF process and enjoys working in a fast paced , mission focused team environment.to our team at the Washington Navy Yard! All work is onsite. In order to be considered, the candidate must have an active TS/SCI clearance.

This position requires an individual who is familiar with RMF and the software systems engineering process. Our new colleague will work with the cyber security and systems engineering team to ensure the artifacts required for the RMF process are in place as we work to get our supported systems accredited.

This individual will collaborate with the cyber security team to maintain computer and information security incident, damage and threat assessment programs. The candidate will investigate computer and information security incidents to determine extent of compromise to information and automated information systems, network assessments, researching and maintaining proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer network vulnerabilities, data hiding and network security and encryption.

In addition, duties may include designing, recommending integrated system solutions ensuring proprietary/confidential data and systems are protected, participating with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs, and configuring and validating secure systems, testing security products/systems to detect computer and information security weakness.

The person in this position will lead the team in developing new products, processes, standards or operational plans in support of the established cyber security processes. Strong communication skills are a must since this position requires coordination between multiple contractor teams, the government and Leidos systems engineers.

External Referral Eligible

Minimum Qualifications

Active TS/SCI clearance

BA/BS or equivalent experience and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience

4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects

Previous experience with RMF and the software systems engineering process.

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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