Leidos is seeking a Cybersecurity Subject Matter Expert to support a large customer organization. Position is located in Bethesda, MD. Candidates must currently possess a TS/SCI Polygraph security clearance.
Responsibilities and tasks will include:
Coordinate computer network security assessment requirements, including vulnerability assessments and penetration tests, in accordance with published guidelines.
Review results of security assessments. Provide summary of results and recommendations to customer managers.
Support risk determination process based on Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 503, IC Information Systems Security Risk Management. Provide technical guidance to ensure safeguarding of IC information systems.
Requires 15 years of performing any combination of tasks in any Work Role defined in NIST Special Publication 800-181 National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education. At least 10 years of that experience must have been in performing in one or more of the following categories:
Oversee and Govern
Protect and Defend
Collect and Operate
Must possess, or obtain within six months of placement (and maintain in good standing) any IAM Level 3 certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M.
Hands-on experience with security assessments (vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, Blue team testing).
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Detail-oriented, ability to consistently provide high-quality products that are concise, thorough and accurate.
Ability to adapt in response to shifts in customer priorities.
Experience collaborating with diverse IC stakeholders to drive consensus and forward progress.
Information assurance / information security
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Operations
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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