Leidos Defense Enterprise and Cyber Solutions (E&CS) is searching for a Cyber Engineering Lead for an exciting new business opportunity supporting the United States Space Force (USSF) to provide a Terrestrial Software Defined mesh Network referred to as meshONE-T. The Cyber Engineering Lead is responsible for leading all Cyber activities across all aspects of the meshONE-T Program, including development and submission of RMF Packages for new and modified networks and overall responsibility for ensuring the cyber resiliency of the meshONE-T Architecture.
This challenging Program will support the USSF in developing a prototype/pathfinder for a scalable, resilient, cyber-secure data transport network to support the portfolio of United States Space Force (USSF) missions and Air Force ground systems.
Responsible for all Cyber-related tasks during program startup and implementation, including establishing the Cyber Engineering team for contract execution.
Works closely with the Program Chief Engineer to provide Cyber capabilities that adhere to the Program schedule and budget.
Works closely with the Program Chief Engineer providing status, establishing approval processes and obtaining reach-back support from Cyber-related programs throughout Leidos to deliver successful program execution.
Works closely with the USSF Authorization Official and other customer leadership at the most senior levels regarding Cyber Resiliency and the achievement of IATT and ATOs for meshONE-T.
Mentors and coaches other Cyber technical staff.
DoD Top Secret Clearance with confirmed SCI eligibility.
Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college with 12 or more years cyber engineering experience; or a Master's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college with 10 or more years of cyber engineering experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
3 or more years as the Cyber Engineer for a large scale program(s).
Experience with standard cyber engineering concepts, RMF frameworks and artifacts to produce working solutions.
IAT Level II Certification (one of the following): Security+ CE, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, CND, SSCP, CASP+ CE, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH.
Experience managing a team of cyber professionals to deliver secure and resilient networks.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
Ability to work with customer and Authorization Officials to achieve success.
Experience with Cyber Engineering for Network Transport
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI
Travel:Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Security Architecture and Engineering
Pay Range:Pay Range $110,500.00 - $170,000.00 - $229,500.00
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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