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Job #: R-00024871
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Cyber 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

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking motivated, qualified candidates for the position of InfoSEC Security Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA.

This role provides information security solutions compliant with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation control as part of a proactive cyber-security engineering team. Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with the various customer security organizations to ensure RMF processes are followed and documented, policy is translated to operational procedures, while proper tools are leveraged in both the operational centers and throughout the field.
  • The development of security policies, processes and procedures including information security operational documents, along with the verification that security policies and procedures are enforced.
  • The candidate is expected to have a broad range of knowledge into the latest tools and techniques used to secure both IPv4 & IPv6 networks.
  • The candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well with a team across multiple domain areas.
  • Apply cyber security standards, directives, guidance and policies to an architectural framework.
  • Provide broad based experience in the systems engineering lifecycle and apply the experience to specific cyber security initiatives relating to architectural design and development.
  • Port and vulnerability scanning and analysis according to policy;
  • Scheduling, tracking of vulnerability remediation activities;
  • Forensics analysis and incident response;
  • Conducting security audits;
  • Development and delivery of presentations;
  • Security product trade studies.

As a member of the cyber-security / incident response team you will provide architecture consultation and board all engineering control gates. This role is responsible for protecting the organization's information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording and destruction.

Duties include managing and enforcing security strategies and policies within established guidelines. Responsibilities include IT Security Strategy, Cybersecurity, and Compliance and Risk Management.

Qualifications:

  • BS degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience or experience in lieu of degree
  • Experience with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation processes.
  • Experience coordinating with Information System Security Managers (ISSM) in testing, documenting, and achieving accreditation of systems throughout the development process, and achieving operational acceptance.

Clearance: active TS/SCI with polygraph

You will be required to pass both a customer required and administered medical and physiological screening, as a condition of employment.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Cyber Security

Leidos

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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