The Defense Group at Leidos, has an immediate opening for a Cyber Security Senior Manager at Scott AFB, IL.
The candidate will support the DISA GSM-O Task Order 29 Network Assurance (NA) Program. GSM-O provides network operations and cyber defense support to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of the DoD and CoCOMs. The candidate will support the DISA GSM-O Task Order 29 Network Assurance (NA) Program Leadership as the TO29 DISA Global Site Lead at Scott AFB, IL. This position will provide leadership for defensive cyber operations activities and will be expected to actively engage with a variety of customers, partnering with them, anticipating their needs, and delivering flawlessly. Candidate must be able to partner successfully across multiple time zones working closely with TO29 Program Manager, Service Delivery Manager, and other task order leadership across all sites. The candidate will oversee cyber threat intelligence analysis, correlate actionable security events, conduct network traffic analysis using raw packet data, netflow, IDS, IPS and custom sensor output as it pertains to the cyber security of communications networks. The candidate will also participate in the coordination of resources during incident response efforts.
•Deliver on day-to-day mission requirements.
•Participate in DISA DCO working groups.
•Organizationally, take care of the employees (Employee Responsibility).
•Lead the TO29 Net Assurance staff: employee engagement, training, performance reviews, and all other Leidos employee needs (effective leadership).
•Lead teams that:
- Triage and analyze alerts from sensors across monitored networks.
- Conduct network forensics for malicious network activity.
- Provide incident and situational awareness reporting to subscribers of DISA cyber security services.
- Create and modify signatures and custom alerting logic based on adversary activity, vulnerabilities, and internal analysis.
- Implement active mitigations to prevent and/or contain nefarious activity.
•Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 8+ years of relevant experience; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
•Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (SEC+ CE, CISSP or equivalent) with the ability to obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date.
•Proficient understanding of Cyber Network Defense (CND) in regards to protect, detect, respond and sustain within a Computer Incident Response organization.
•Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.
•Must have and maintain an active Top Secret clearance.
•Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.
•Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.
•In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk).
•Experience with malware analysis concepts and methods.
•Demonstrated experience briefing Senior Executive Service (SES) and General Officer/Flag Officer (GO/FO) leadership.
•Advanced Certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, GLSC or CASP.
•Experience in intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.
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 Management
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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