The Defense Group of Leidos is currently Senior System Security Information Assurance SME to join our team in Arlington, VA, supporting the DISA-JSP customer.
Shift Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 to 5:00 PM core hours with occasional after hours’ onsite work to support both a NIPR and SIPR environment.
This position is for a Senior System Security/Information Assurance SME supporting our Department of Defense (DOD) contract, working in Arlington, VA.
The applicant will provide technical support and compliance for the network in a collaborative team environment.
Day-to-day operations and maintenance which include but not limited to; review of audit logs, creating backups of the data files, maintaining network documentation and reviewing scans.
Design/Maintain/Create system configuration and architecture documentation.
Design/Maintain/Create system process and procedure documentation.
Ensure the Nessus Scanner is at the latest DISA-approved version of Nessus.
Maintain virus definitions, patch versions and Department of Defense (DoD).
Ensure all HBSS products are at the latest version.
Ensure the Security Center Linux server is at the latest DISA-approved version of Security Center, as well as having the latest patches installed.
Monitor Rogue System Detection within McAfee ePO and report all rogue systems appropriately.
Monitor Data Loss Prevention within McAfee ePO and report all DLP incidents appropriately.
Monitor and Maintain Host Based Security System (HBSS).
Follow Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) levels on all servers, workstations, and laptops.
Utilize the DoD Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) to update, manage and track implementation of information security requirements for the IT assets and resources.
Provide technical support and implementation for security tools and upgrades.
Provide installation support for network systems applications.
Support DoD Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (DIARMF).
This position requires an active DOD Top Secret clearance.
Possess DoD 8570.01-M/DoD 8140 Certification IAW established mandate prior to start of work - IAT Level II required (CCNA Security, Security+ CE, SSCP); IAT Level III is desirable (CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISSP (or Associate)). Applicants not meeting this requirement will not be considered.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and 4 years’ experience or a Masters Degree with 2 years of related experience. Will accept additional years of equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.
The candidate should have proven experience with Security and auditing Tools for Windows and Linux operating systems such as ACAS and HBSS.
At least 4 years’ experience working with Security and Auditing tools for Windows and Linux operating system such as HBSS and ACAS to include: installing, configuring, maintenance, backups, and restore.
Candidate must have 1-5 years of experience with security products as well as working knowledge of Microsoft Products installing, configuring, and administering Microsoft Server 2012R2, Server 2016 and Windows 10 operating systems.
The applicant should have knowledge of Microsoft's operating systems, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and knowledge with other Microsoft Products.
Experience with Server/Workstation Security and maintenance updates.
Active DoD 8140 IAT Level III certification
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$4000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Administration
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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