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Job #: R-00008260
Location: Alexandria, VA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Security Operations Center (SOC) is a US Government program responsible to prevent, identify, contain and eradicate cyber threats to CBP networks through monitoring, intrusion detection and protective security services to CBP information systems including local area networks/wide area networks (LAN/WAN), commercial Internet connection, public facing websites, wireless, mobile/cellular, cloud, security devices, servers and workstations. The CBP SOC is responsible for the overall security of CBP Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects, investigates and reports any suspected and confirmed security violations.

Leidos is seeking an experienced Program Manager to lead this highly visible cyber security operations center (SOC) for Customs Border Protection (CBP), cyber analysis, application development, and a 24x7x365 support staff.

Candidate must have experience of direct project and program management experience in delivery of information systems or computer network support services. The Program Manager shall have demonstrated capabilities to analyze highly complex cyber security and network issues, recommend plans of action for SOC staff (including both contractor and government personnel), and manage teams supporting resolution of these issues. This individual will serve as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer's Representative (COR), the Government SOC and CISO personnel, and Leidos senior management.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or Cybersecurity with 8 years of prior relevant experience in system engineering/program management experience with 4 years of direct project and program management experience in the delivery of information systems or computer network support services.

Experience managing a Security Operations Center (SOC) or other equivalent cyber organization

Must possess demonstrated capabilities to analyze highly complex cyber security and network issues, recommend plans of action for the Leidos SOC Team and SOC Government staff, and manage the resolution of these issues.

PMP certification

ISC2 CISSP certification

Must have an active Secret Security Clearance. In addition to specific security clearance requirements all CBP SOC employees are required to currently possess or be able to favorably pass a full five year background investigation (BI) to support this program.

DESIRED SKILLS:

Masters of Science in Engineering or related field

Experience leading a 24/7/365 operations team at a customer site

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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