Leidos is a FORTUNE 500 company bringing a mix of innovative technology and sector expertise to customers in the national security, engineering, and the health industries. Leidos is seeking a Computer Security Systems Specialist for a position as part of a team supporting the Defense Information Security Agency (DISA) in Fort Meade, MD. This is a full time position that must work in Fort Meade, MD. No full time telework is allowed.
The Computer Security Systems Specialist will provide all on-site support to each cyber operational stakeholder team during regular business hours at the specified location. The on-site support shall function as the embedded Subject Matter Expert at their operational location for current and future UCSA tools. Provide all on-demand response to the cyber analyst teams to create dynamic analytics, visualizations and analytic capabilities while providing testing and training support and supporting critical mission needs. Maintain relevant advanced user certifications of products that are within the suite of UCSA tools, within 90 days of contract award. The number and type of advanced user certifications will be based upon operational need.
Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Work directly with the analysts and stakeholders at each operational location to investigate questions raised by operations personnel to help improve operational effectiveness of the tools inside of the UCSA environment. Support decomposition of requirements and use cases from the operational users/stakeholders and provide support to standardize content and tool development across the user community.
Evaluate any user developed scripts or visualizations for correct design and performance optimization.
Advise the UCSA Business Relationship Manager on operational practices, processes and policies, how that can/may influence program actions, and advises the UCSA PM on how project plans and actions will/may affect operations.
Assist in conveying information to/from the end users in developing/deploying any corrective actions.
Maintain a repository of all developed analytics in a centralized location approved by the government to allow for collaboration between the operational stakeholders and reduced duplication of efforts.
Assist On-Site Lead preparing Requirements List and software code and associated documentation deliverables.
Under general supervision, analyzes and defines security requirements for MLS issues.
Designs, develops, engineers and implements solutions to MLS requirements.
Gathers and organizes technical information about an organization's mission goals and needs, existing security products and ongoing programs in the MLS arena.
Performs risk analyses, which also includes risk assessment.
Provides technical support for secure software development and integration tasks, including reviewing work products for correctness and adhering to the design concept and to user standards.
Analyzes and recommends resolution of security/IA problems on the basis of knowledge of the major IA products and services, an understanding of their limitations, and knowledge of the IA disciplines.
Bachelor's of Arts or Bachelor's of Science in a technical discipline; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Minimum of two (2) years of relevant experience.
Demonstrated expertise in Federal Government Network Management is absolutely necessary.
Experience with Active Directory, Identity and Access Management, Yellowdog Updater Modified, Salt, Domain Name Service, ACAS, Citrix, Windows Server Update Services and Host Base Security System
Experience with Splunk is required.
Qualified IA personnel IAW DoDD 8570 and DoDD 8140
Active Secret Clearance Required with ability to obtain a Top Secret
Must be a U.S. citizen
Experience with DISA Network Enclaves
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:3000
Potential for Telework:Yes, 25%
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Network Administration and Ops
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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