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Job #: R-00009947
Location: Reston, VA
Category: 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: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos has a career opportunity for a Chief Security Officer (CSO) located in Reston, VA.

The Chief Security Officer (CSO) is responsible for effective policy development, enhancement, and compliance enabling the protection of all the organization's assets. Scope of responsibility includes physical security, government security, security investigations, classified system certification and inspections, security operations, crisis management operations, executive protection, personnel security clearance processing, and security awareness and training.
The CSO must identify and prioritize organizational protection goals and objectives in collaboration with other corporate executives, and ensure they are consistent with Leidos' strategic and operational plans. The CSO also oversee a network of security directors, managers and staff and works with local, state and federal law enforcement and other Government security agencies.

• Devises policies and procedures regarding areas such as business continuity planning, loss prevention and fraud prevention;
• Oversees the design and implementation of preventative security standards, procedures, and programs;
• Maintains relationships with law enforcement at various levels and other government agencies. May direct a crisis management team or teams as necessary;
• Serves as the primary point of contact with local-country and host-country intelligence and investigative agencies
• Responsible for the physical safety of the employees and visitors (workplace safety);
• Responsible for implementing and providing guidance to management on security issues such as security education, classified document control, security investigations, classification control, classified construction standards, and personnel clearances;
• Directs the investigation of security breaches and disciplinary actions related to internet and computer crimes and fraud in collaboration with the CISO and the Legal Department, preparing reports and/or recommendations for preventative or corrective actions in areas requiring specific expertise and briefing management on security issues, including executive management and the board of directors.

Advanced business knowledge, general management and leadership capability to lead function.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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