This position provides technical expertise to C5ISR Center Sustaining Base Network Assurance Branch (SBNAB) Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) Security Operations Center (SOC) as a Systems Architect. This position is located at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD and requires a minimum of Secret clearance with eligibility to obtain TS/SCI.
Create a network architecture that takes all factors of a network into consideration such as functional requirements, technical considerations, business processes and end users.
Create a wide variety of IT system architectures that are beneficial and can be implemented.
Bachelor's degree and 10+ years of prior IT experience, or Master’s degree with 5+ years of experience.
Must have a DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE or equivalent) to start.
Must have an active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI security clearance.
Must have experience and understand the relationship between applications, operating systems, hardware and software.
Must have experience in total system design including networks.
Has knowledge of security principles, policy and regulations.
Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to create complex technical reports on analytic findings.
Microsoft, Cisco, and other industry certifications
Deep technical understanding of core current cybersecurity technologies as well as emerging capabilities.
Hands-on cybersecurity experience (Protect, Detect, Respond and Sustain) within a Computer Incident Response organization.
Demonstrated understanding of the life cycle of cybersecurity threats, attacks, attack vectors and methods of exploitation with an understanding of intrusion set tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs).
CND experience (Protect, Detect, Respond and Sustain) within a Computer Incident Response organization.
Experience in a 24x7 environment.
External Referral Eligible
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:Systems Engineering
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 39,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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