Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Senior Tanium Administrator to support the DISA GSM-O II program in Alexandria, VA. An active Secret security clearance is required prior to start.
This position, works with the program Tanium Subject Matter Expert, to manage, configure, maintain, and update Tanium across Joint Service Provider (JSP) endpoint. JSP provides endpoint services to a wide and important customer based spanning the Pentagon and the National Capital Region.
Operationalize, administer and maintain the Tanium Platform
Solve technical issues independently
Identify opportunities for JSP to get greater value from the Tanium platform
Work incident tickets related to Tanium issues
Conduct daily health-checks on assigned accounts
Perform after action and root cause reporting
Implement best practices
Create and maintain Tanium process and procedure documentation
Coordinate with local change and control boards and provide installation, configuration, engineering, administration, and accreditation documents/diagrams for the Tanium infrastructure life cycle re placements upgrades, enhancements, and new module deployments
Coordinate with program team to minimize gaps in Tanium data reporting to SIEM
Identify requirements for system upgrade and deployment (architecture and configuration), as required
Interface with system users to incorporate their inputs, address use cases, and remediate issues or concerns within the system or its deployment
Testing of new uses of Tanium
Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience (4 years of relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of degree).
Tanium administrator training
Proven experience managing Tanium
Knowledge of computer security principles and DoD security protocols
Familiarity with Windows or Linux command line tools
Familiarity with other endpoint security applications (ex. HIPS, Anti-virus, scanning solutions)
Provide on-call support, as required
Familiar with security policies and general vulnerabilities management
DoD 8570 IAT level II or higher certification prior to starting
Active Secret clearance, Top Secret preferred.
Tanium experience within the Department of Defense
Hold and maintain an active Top Secret\SCI clearance.
Experience supporting JSP, DISA, or other programs at the Pentagon.
Excellent project, technical, interpersonal, presentation and problem management skills
Ability to communicate orally, and in writing, detailed technical information on troubleshooting and implementation efforts
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: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 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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