Leidos is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer (Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support) for our customer site in Suitland, MD. This position requires an active TS/SCI clearance.
The Cyber Security Engineer will provide design, development, integration, implementation, operation and analysis of cyber security technologies. Additionally, this candidate will provide support to ensure products and services comply with all appropriate Information Assurance policies/procedures, network defense requirements and best practices as prescribed by ODNI, DIA, DoD, DISA, Navy Cyber Defense Operations Command (NCDOC), NCIS, Intelligence Community-Incident Response Center (IC IRC), and local authorities.
Our Cyber Security Engineer will provide support protection activities and response actions for government Information Technology systems and this person will help ensure that all products and services delivered on this contract meet or exceed the security criteria specified by external authorities for computer network defense.
Active TS/SCI clearance
BS/BA and 4+ years of experience in the CND discipline OR a MA/MS and 2 + years of relevant work experience; a candidate without a degree who has 8+ years of relevant experience can also be considered
4+ yrs of design, development, integration, implementation, operation and/or analysis of cyber security technologies
Active CISSP, GCIA, CEH, CNDA, GCIH or CSIH certification or willingness to achieve within six months of hire
Previous knowledge of Splunk, auditing and cloud technologies highly desired
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
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 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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