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Job #: R-00002534_35928252067_0
Location: Vicksburg, MS
Category: Cyber Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Role Description:

Leads configuration and management of network and cyber security platforms for USACE in JRSS.

Understanding and experience of Tipping Point, Fidelis, BRO, Sourcefire, Lancope, Inquest and similar intrusion detection and prevention technologies.

Ability to configure and support SIEM platforms like ArcSight, Data Orchestrator, Kafka or similar.

Proven experience and ability to leverage CND analyst toolsets to detect and respond to IT security incidents.

Ability to implement standard procedures for intrusion and related cyber incident response.

Conducts research and document threats and their behavior to include monitoring internal and external cyber threat intelligence sources.

Provide recommendations to threat mitigation strategies.

Perform routine event reporting over time including trend reporting and analysis. Experience required in security or network technology (Unix/Windows OS, Cisco/Juniper Routing-Switching) within a hands-on design/Implementation/Administration role.

Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of TCP-IP protocol implementations for all common network services.

• Configure and maintain various cyber security platforms
• Define/Maintain security configurations and policies for IDS/IPS technologies
• Maintain detection signatures; deploy new detection signatures
• Monitor SIEM events related to implemented IDS/IPS technologies
• Configure and enforce audit and logging policies for IDS/IPS technologies
• Define/monitor STIG compliance of intrusion management technologies

Professionally certified, within a CND discipline, as Technical Level III as defined by DODI 8570 is a requirement.

Required Education:

Bachelor's degree from accredited university/college in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field; Associates degree with five additional years applicable experience acceptable.

4 to 8 years overall relevant experience required:

- ArcSight: Loggers, ESM and Connectors

- Data Orchestrator
- Tipping Point, Sourcefire, Lancope, BRO and similar IDPS technologies

- Fidelis, Opswat, Inquest
- Windows and Linux Operating Systems

Required Certifications:

Security+ with ability to get CISSP/CEH/CySA or other DOD 8570 compatible cert

Computing environment certification in IDS/IPS technology, CCNA-Security, or equivalent to meet 8570 IAT-III certification requirements.

Clearance: Must possess current/active Secret clearance with ability to get Top Secret

Desired Qualifications:

JRSS, Arcsight, Data Orchestrator, Sourcefire, Fidelis, Inquest, Linux System Administration; Windows Server OS

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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