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Job #: R-00008366
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:

DHS Enterprise Security Operations Center (ESOC) is a US Government program responsible for monitoring, detecting, analyzing, mitigating, and responding to cyber threats and adversarial activity on the DHS Enterprise. The DHS ESOC has primary responsibility for monitoring and responding to security events and incidents detected at the Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) and Policy Enforcement Points (PEPs) and is responsible for directing and coordinating detection and response activities performed by each Component SOC. Direction and coordination are achieved through a new shared DHS incident tracking system and other means of coordination and communication.

Leidos has an immediate opening for a Cyber Platform Sustainment Manager to ensure the continued operation of cybersecurity capabilities for an RSA/Archer Incident Tracking System, Splunk Enterprise Server (ES) system, Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP), and JIRA instance. This individual will also have responsibility for contract knowledge management, and providing a contract career ladder via a cross-training plan for all functional areas of the contract.

Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 8+ years or prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience.

- Experience with ITIL practices and SDLC methodology

- 5+ years technical experience with 1-2 years of small project leadership (5+people)

- 2+ years of experience with Arcsight, Splunk, or another SIEM tool highly desirable

- Prior experience with ticketing systems (ServiceNow, Remedy, etc) highly desirable

- Experience with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook

- Strong spoken and written communication skills.

- A strong background in IT including prior experience with cybersecurity operations

- Prior experience with Linux desirable


A Secret Clearance is required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret SCI. In addition to specific security clearance requirements all Department of Homeland Security SOC employees are required to obtain an Entry on Duty (EOD) clearance to support this program.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Prior Experience with cyber government contracts, preferable DHS

- Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC) or Networking Operations

- 2+ years of management or team leadership experience

- Prior project management experience

- Experience with Splunk platform support, ServiceNow or Remedy, and JIRA

- Past experience supporting cyber platform/application capabilities

- Prior experience with Linux desirable

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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