Leidos currently has an opening for a Cyber Security Information System Security Engineer to support the Biometrics Automated Toolset – Army (BAT-A) system accreditation.
Review and coordinate guidelines and policies surrounding risk and security
Perform assessment of operational system for acquiring ATO using the Risk Management Framework (RMF) including coordination with SCAV and other stakeholders to close any outstanding issues
Document best practices for security and information assurance based on business and user requirements
Define backup strategies, adhere to backup policies, and monitor backups for completion and viability
Coordinate, develop, and evaluate security processes for the program.
Recommend information assurance/security solutions to support customer requirements.
Ensure servers comply with DoD Information Assurance requirements and update servers that are not in compliance
Perform vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle
Monitor hardware and software for any suspicious changes, behavior or traffic, provide reports when/as directed
Monitor and implement information assurance/security standards and procedures
Evaluate IAVA Reports and identify patches to be implemented to resolve vulnerabilities.
Test Security Patches against operational software to ensure functionality does not impact the software
Develop POAMs to address residual vulnerabilities.
Determine implementation strategies for information assurance and security requirements based on the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands
Perform Assured Compliance Assessment Solutions (ACAS) vulnerability scanning, configuration assessment, and network discovery
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field and a minimum of 4 years’ relevant experience in Information Security or Cyber Security
- DoD Secret Clearance required on day one
- DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II – Preferably Security +
- DISA ACAS and eMASS training/experience
- Must have knowledge and experience with implementing DoD & IA requirements and certification process (RMF)
- DISA ACAS and eMASS training/experience
- Industry certifications such as Microsoft, Cisco, NetApp, and VMware
- Experience with US Army Biometrics Automated Toolset (BAT-A)
- Experience with PowerPoint, Excel, Active Directory, SharePoint and Visio
- Certifications such as CCNA, CCNA Security, CCNP, CCNP Collaboration or BCNE
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Information Assurance
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 40,000 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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