Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Network Security Architect/Engineer at Ft. Meade, MD.
The candidate will be a member of the Cyber Security Service Provider (CSSP) Team on the DISA GSM-O program in support of DISA Task Order 29. Perform network architecture reviews, provide recommendations on network security strategy, and network instrumentation to support defensive cyber operations. The employee might travel 10% of the time.
•Perform as technical Subject Matter Expert (SME) to the DISA Cyber Security Service Provider (CSSP) Program Management Office (PMO).
•Research and Develop Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) security strategies across multiple Areas of Responsibility (AOR).
•Identify security relevant data in both traditional and cloud mission areas, and provide formal recommendations to stakeholders concerning data brokering.
•Conduct network security architecture reviews, and develop security solutions for Mission Partners aligning to DISA CSSP offerings.
•Perform periodic Mission Partner reviews to assess and verify the placement of security appliances, including CISCO Firepower Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems (ID/PS).
•Conduct and deliver weekly status updates to government representatives.
•Bachelor’s Degree with 8+ years of experience; additional experience may be used in lieu of a degree.
•Must have an active DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 certification (Security+, CCNA Security, or equivalent) prior to starting.
•Experience with securing enterprise network environments (traditional, virtual, cloud).
•In-depth understanding of network security best practices and methodologies.
•Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.
•Must have Top Secret clearance w/ SCI Eligibility.
•Active TS/SCI clearance
•Experience w/ DoD and DISA Networks
•Familiarity with DISA JRSS
•Experience with Endpoint Detection and Response
•Experience with developing cloud security strategies
•Knowledge of DoDI 8530 Cybersecurity Activities Support to DoDIN Operations
•Knowledge of DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (CC SRG)
•CCSP or CCSK Certification
•CCNA/CCNP in Security
External Referral Eligible
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Security
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 33,000 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 www.Leidos.com.
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