The Leidos Defense Group has a current job opportunity for a Cyber Subject Matter Expert (SME) Operational Planner at Ft. Meade, MD.
This position will support the DISA GSM-O II Task Number 13 (TN13) DCO Support Program. GSM-O II provides network operations and cyber defense support to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of the DoD and CoCOMs. The selected candidate will provide support for defensive cyber operations activities and will be expected to actively engage with a variety of customers and mission partners.
Provide information assurance subject matter expertise for Cyberspace Defense concepts, practices, and procedures.
Work independently to evaluate and solve complex cyber security problems quickly and completely and report findings to the Government.
Engage and advise DISA Senior Leadership at the GS-15/O-6 level and higher.
Actively participate in meetings with DISA and mission partner working groups.
Support mission-critical Continuity of Operations (COOP).
Evaluate current technologies and processes associated with DISA DCO to identify gaps.
Provide requirements and strategies for future cybersecurity operations.
QA/QC After Action Reports (AARs).
Develop SOPs, TTPs, and QRGs to allow for a better, more reliable DCO process.
Conduct and deliver weekly status updates to customer regarding key areas.
Follow up on all taskers and due outs.
Bachelor's degree in a related discipline with 12+ years of applicable combined education and experience; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level II baseline certification (Sec+ CE or equivalent) to start and must obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date.
Proficient understanding of the Cybersecurity Framework in regards to identify, protect, detect, respond and recover within the Cyber Security Service Provider construct.
Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.
Must have an active DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance.
Graduate of the Joint Cyberspace Operations Planning Course
Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.
Demonstrated experience briefing Senior Executive Service (SES) and General Officer/Flag Officer (GO/FO) leadership.
Advanced Certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP.
Experience in intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.
Foster and encourage a collaborative environment to champion a cybersecurity culture.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
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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