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Job #: R-00010822
Location: Springfield, VA
Category: Info Security
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Intelligence Group at Leidos currently has an opening for Security Computer and Forensics Investigator to work at a customer location in Springfield, VA. This is an exciting opportunity to use your technical expertise and IT development skills to help with IT security for a government agency enterprise. The core responsibilities include reviewing and reporting on information pertinent to IT Security and providing recommendations based on review of submitted material and information. An ACTIVE TS/SCI level security clearance and willingness to obtain a POLY level clearance is REQUIRED to be considered.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare, write and present reports and briefings as required
  • Ensure documentation meets compliance with prevailing Federal Governing directives for IT systems
  • Identifies risks to computer systems and makes recommendations for corrective actions
  • Participate in technical meetings and working groups to address issues related to computer security and vulnerabilities
  • Participate in the development, analysis and evaluation for suitability of proposed security architectures for new IT systems and networks
  • Works with A&A to define appropriate system and network assurance requirements.
  • Prepare IT security plans through the use of current regulations and facilitates the implementation of governing computer security policies
  • Establish and perform computer security functions by maintaining the information system security posture for customer
  • Assist in the development and delivery of computer security awareness products and briefings
  • Ensure that antivirus and other system security patches are applied and checked on a regular basis
  • Reviews computer system certification documentation for completeness and accuracy
  • Facilitates the Assessment and Authorization (A&A) process by working through stakeholders to meet compliance requirements
  • Coordinate with A&A, VAT, and the Information Assurance offices for all required testing
  • Develop and maintain throughout the system lifecycle the System Security Authorization Agreement.

  • An active TS/SCI clearance and ability to undergo a successful Counterintelligence Polygraph (CI) examination.
  • Bachelors of Science-Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimum 11 years of demonstrated experience in information security/classification management within the IC, DoD or Federal Government environment. In lieu of a degree, additional experience will be considered.
  • Must be in full compliance with DoD 8570.01-M (i.e. Security+ Certification)

  • Understanding of Classification Management (DoD 5200 volumes 1-3) and the FOIA process

"External Referral Eligible"

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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