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Job #: R-00004055
Location: Bethesda, MD
Category: Info Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking an Information Security Engineer in Bethesda, MD.


• Perform network, web application, physical security reviews, social engineering tests, and other related security projects

• Work closely with the security team to understand goals, determine security requirements, to design,

and implement infrastructure and data security solutions

• Responsible for assisting others in interpreting, understanding, and applying information security

policies and standards to mitigate information security risks

• Identify, develop, and document security issues and recommendations using independent judgment

concerning areas being reviewed

• Responsible for communicating information, suggestions, and/or problems regarding project status and critical findings

• Assess threat advisories to determine vulnerability and impact to the enterprise

• Generate and maintain dashboards, reports, and profiles to track the overall security health and status

of the eRA


• Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

• Security certifications (CISSP, CEH, etc...)

• Knowledge of Grants Management and Health Care related support activities, processes, and

regulations are preferred


• 8+ years of Information Security experience

• Expert level knowledge of information security policies, controls, and processes as well as infrastructure

(networks, servers), databases, and Internet technologies.

• Hands‐on expertise operating in an AWS environment with mastery of architecture and security

capabilities in the cloud

• Knowledge of information security control practices and frameworks (e.g., CIS CSC, OWASP, NIST,


• Experience collaborating with auditors to asses security implementations

• Knowledge of IT environments, information security, privacy, and threat and vulnerability management.

• Technical writing skills to develop security documentation

• Excellent organizational, analytical and problem‐solving abilities

Requires US Citizen or US Person (Green Card Status) with the ability to obtain a Public Trust

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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