Leidos is seeking a talented DevSecOps Engineer SME to join our team to support a federal customer within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enterprise Security Operations Center (ESOC). The DevSecOps Engineer will gather requirements and design, codify, integrate and implement secure solutions that support business functionality as well as the underlying infrastructure required to deploy and run those solutions.
Develop, document, and implement CI/CD strategy for management of Infrastructure as Code (IaC) baseline
Develop and document shared infrastructure component management strategy to provide consistent standardized container, OS, and application baselines for infrastructure components available through self-service
Identify requirements, develop, document, and implement branching strategy to support change management requirements while automating as much of the deployment process as practical in the (IaC) CI/CD pipeline.ie. Selenium, Prometheus or Cucumber or various DevSecOps functioning to include system debugging
Review, debug, and resolve technical issues throughout all stages of SDLC
Assist with process development and process improvement for Security Operations to include creation/modification of SOPs, Playbooks, and Work instructions
Measure effectiveness of process improvement and automation efforts via metrics and KPIs
Perform integration activities to connect with 3rd party software APIs
Design, implement, and maintain efficient and reusable Python code
Work with stakeholders to develop requirements and deliverables
The candidate shall have bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field and a minimum of 12 years of experience in system administration, database administration, network engineering, software engineering, or software development, with a concentration in cybersecurity
At least one of the following certifications: CASP, GCIH, GCWN, GISF, GISP, GSSP, GICSP, GSSP, SEI, CISSP, CSSLP, SSCP, CCNP, CCNP Security, CCIE Security, CEH, ECSP, MCSE, RHCA, RHCE, VCP, VCAP, VCIX, VCDX, Splunk Enterprise Certified Architect
Extensive experience in design and automation of security tools and processes.
Extensive experience in development, APIs, and scripting language support
Experience implementing and maintaining services in a CI/CD pipeline
Experience working in an Agile development environment.
Department of Homeland Security ESOC employees are required to obtain an Entry on Duty (EOD) clearance to support this program.
Experience with PXE-less discovery provisioning to automate hardware / undercloud scalability
Experience with VMware & Ansible/Ansible Tower and/or Terraform
Experience with data administration automating management of large (multi PB) S3 storage pools
Experience working in AWS and Azure
Experience with SOAR platforms such as Swimlane, Phantom, Demisto, etc
Experience as a SOC Analyst and/or Incident Responder
Authoring SOC SOPs, playbooks, work instructions and/or other process documents
Working knowledge of Java
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Security Architecture and 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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