Leidos is hiring a Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) Analyst to support ONI, DoD, DoN, and the IC. The successful candidate will perform Defensive Cyber Operations activities,supporting ONI’s cyber security mission.
This position is in Suitland, MD and requires an active TS/SCI clearance.
Research advanced persistent threats and emerging cyber threats
Create finished intelligence products, including briefings and situation reports
Perform Indications & Warnings analysis
Write technical documents
Develop and implement computer network defense tactics
Support vulnerability management and assessment technologies, and cyber security tools
Conduct vulnerability assessments
Coordinate incident response in the instance of a cyber security incident or breach
Identify and classify attacks, malware, signatures, and countermeasures
Active TS/SCI clearance
BS in a related field and 4+ years of relevant experience OR 8+ years of experience in related field in lieu of degree
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), Certified Network Defense Architect(CNDA), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), or Computer Security Incident Handler (CSIH) certification or willingness to achieve certification within 6 months of hire
4+ years of experience in computer network defense CND\cyber security disciplines
Knowledge of networking protocols, TCP/IP, OSI model, O/S, file systems, ports, Windows, Unix/Linux
Knowledge of computer network defense policies and procedures, general attack stages, and common adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures
Excellent written and oral communication skills; critical thinking skills and strong attention to detail
Experience with HBSS, Vulnerability Management Software, SIEM and/or data aggregation tools
Experience with virtualization technologies, including VMWare and Amazon Web Services
Experience with WireShark
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
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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