Leidos Corporate Information Security (CIS) has an opening for a Business Information Security Officer (BISO) to support our defense markets.
In this role the successful candidate will represent CIS interests to their assigned areas of responsibility as well as advocating on behalf of their customers for improvements in secure business operations. This “inside out” position will include executing two primary roles:
- Drive the execution of information security policy and cyber risk management activities in their area of responsibility including all CIS processes and strategic/tactical security improvement initiatives. They may be called upon to support liaison requirements during security incidents.
- Support marketing, business capture and program support requirements requested of CIS.
This is an exciting role providing both opportunity to demonstrate excellence in supporting the business while also exhibiting expertise delivering internal cyber security support services. Frequent meetings in the Washington, DC metropolitan area should be expected.
- Provide senior leadership to Leidos Groups for the implementation of Leidos Information Security policy, procedures, and standards throughout their business.
- Direct the execution of all Leidos security processes to support business objectives; work between CIS and Group to ensure documentation completeness and quality of engineering work.
- Approver for the acceptance of cyber risk consistent with delegated authority.
- Proactively identify information security deficiencies or opportunities for improvement to better enable business security. Facilitate the development of pragmatic solutions across Corporate Information Security.
- Provide communication or escalation path for information security issues identified by Corporate Information Security or the Groups themselves.
- Provide regular, timely reporting on the information security status across the supported business groups.
- Support acquisition due diligence for information security risks and support control design for integration.
- Participate in Group reporting requirements, monthly/quarterly status meetings and offsites as appropriate.
- Assist Groups in managing and preventing cyber incidents and providing incident coordination as required.
- Provide subject matter expertise on various global cyber threats to Group leadership.
- Facilitate and direct support to business support and growth initiatives including marketing engagements, proposals and short term program support in all areas of cyber defense.
- Represent Senior Director, Cyber Enablement at meetings and act on behalf of as requested.
- Bachelor’s degree with minimum 17 years of prior relevant experience in IT field, including Cybersecurity. Master’s degree is preferred.
- Direct experience with US defense markets and a thorough understanding of security requirements associated with doing work with the DOD.
- Ability to evaluate the cyber risk of technical solutions through the analysis of architectural documents
- Active Secret security clearance and able to obtain Top Secret clearance
- Experience supporting US government or equivalent proposals
- Experience in research and development.
- Experience in non-US International markets
- Experience with systems engineering, system/software development and SecDevOps
- Active US Top Secret clearance
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 25% 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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