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Job #: R-00057317
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Category: Cyber Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos Defense Group has an opening for a mid-level Cyber Security Analyst on the DISA GSM-O II program supporting Joint Force Headquarters DODIN at Fort Meade.

Position Summary:

GSM-O II provides network operations and cyber defense support to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of the DoD and COCOMs .  As a Mid-level Cyber Security Analyst you will contribute to our team in providing holistic enterprise defensive strategies for enterprise cyber security capabilities implemented within the infrastructure of the DODIN to include but not limited to Cloud, network boundaries, cross domains, and varying endpoint technologies.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with providing analysis of architectures, technologies, policies, information and analytic data used to determine prevention, detection, and mitigation of anomalous activity, vulnerabilities and inefficiencies.
  • Assist the team in providing enterprise wide cybersecurity, threat analysis, managing, integrating and employing countermeasures and defensive strategies across a multi-tiered, porous domain inclusive of Cloud, federated regional gateways, cross domain peering points, internet access points, and endpoints.
  • Perform cyber situational awareness activities and provide analysis and recommendations of situation awareness capabilities.
  • Analyze policy, program management office managed systems, hardware, and software, cloud, network infrastructure in order to recommend methods and strategies that reduce and/or managed impacts.
  • Provide proactive cyber security, incident management, and impact assessments based on enterprise cyber security capabilities implemented.
  • Monitor and recommend configuration management changes of various passive and active defensive capabilities, to include but not limited to, countermeasures, detection methods, and other mitigation strategies, etc. to determine and forecast the most prudent, efficient, and supportable operational environment
  • Under direction, you will perform defensive strategy configuration management support including:   Cloud Security, Boundary Security and Endpoint Security

Required Qualifications:

  • Active DoD TS/SCI Clearance and eligible for polygraph
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline and 4 years of related experience.  Additional experience may be accepted in lieu of degree
  • Security+ Certification (or other equivalent DoD 8570 Level II certification)
  • Familiarity with all related aspects of cybersecurity operations/analysis (e.g. incident response & management, forensic media analysis, malware analysis/reverse-engineering, cyber threat intelligence analysis, etc.) and security architecture & engineering.
  • Knowledge of network and application protocols, cyber vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques and cyber threat/adversary methodologies (TTPs).
  • Proficiency working with various types of network data (e.g. netflow, PCAP, custom application logs)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.
  • Skilled in building extended cyber security analytics.
  • Demonstrated experience briefing Senior Executive Service (SES) and General Officer/Flag Officer (GO/FO) leadership.
  • Experience in intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.
  • IAT Level III and IAM Level II Certifications

GSMO

Ft. Meade

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

$5000

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Cyber Operations

Pay Range:

About Leidos

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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