The Leidos QRC Airborne ISR Division has opportunities for Cyber Security / Information Assurance Analysts to support multiple ISR platforms that include both air and ground systems. This opening is located in Bridgewater, VA and will require the candidate to relocate in order to be considered for this position.
- Participates in the development and fielding efforts including testing/installation of Linux and Windows operating systems and application hardening consistent with the current status of cyber security regulations and existing Authority to Operate (ATO).
- Apply current cyber and Risk Management Framework (RMF) protocols to complex server, network and interconnected systems to resolve and satisfy the conditions necessary to achieve an Authority to Operate (ATO) if one does not exist.
- Define solutions, communicate to the stakeholders, convince them it is adequate, and then implement it within the context of a larger effort.
- Support multiple systems and function interchangeably within a team of engineers to support a cross functional approach to resolving the myriad of issues confronting applications and systems operating within a highly complex and interconnected networked environment.
- Perform task to ensure applicable systems of the solution and pursue implementation across multiple technical areas.
- Work within the application of DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) to operating Systems, Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) monitoring and application, system vulnerability scanning and mitigation of findings, and remediation of findings.
- Support the design, development, and implement solutions that meet network and system security requirements and perform vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems, networks and applications in conjunction with the tasking being simultaneously performed by the other Cyber professionals, network staff, other teammates and Government staff.
To be considered for these positions a candidate must meet the following requirements:
For Level two:
- Bachelor’s degree in related technical area and a minimum of two (2) years relevant experience.
For Level three:
- Bachelor’s degree in related technical area and four (4) years relevant experience.
All positions require:
- Must meet DoD 8570.01-M baseline certifications for IAT Level II (preferably Security + CE).
- Active DoD Secret clearance.
- Experience in Federal Information System Management Act (FISMA) reporting, DoD Information Technology Portfolio Repository (DITPR) and other information assurance assurance-related compliance reporting.
- Supports Information Assurance Assess and Authority (A&A) and associated IA processes, procedures, and activities with capability and expertise to implement DoDD 8530.1, DoDD 8500.2, DoDI 8510.1, DoDI 8510.01 and other applicable NIST and CNSS IA directives, instructions, guidelines.
- Experience recommending additional security requirements and safeguards.
- Experience supporting the formal Cybersecurity/IA testing required by government accrediting authorities, and preparing System Security Plans.
- Some positions may require travel to CONUS and OCONUS hazardous and hardship areas so candidate would be required to successfully complete CONUS Replacement Center (CRC) requirements to include medical clearance for OCONUS travel.
- Candidates with Active DoD Top Secret clearance preferred. Secret required.
- Experience in development of end user operating manuals, and documentation,
- Experience in training of end users in Operating System and Software application installation and operation.
- Familiarity with Virtualization, particularly VMware/Vsphere.
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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