Leidos is seeking motivated, qualified candidates for the position of InfoSEC Security Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA.
This role provides information security solutions compliant with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation control as part of a proactive cyber-security engineering team.
Collaborating with the various customer security organizations to ensure RMF processes are followed and documented, policy is translated to operational procedures, while proper tools are leveraged in both the operational centers and throughout the field.
The development of security policies, processes and procedures including information security operational documents, along with the verification that security policies and procedures are enforced.
The candidate is expected to have a broad range of knowledge into the latest tools and techniques used to secure both IPv4 & IPv6 networks.
The candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and work well with a team across multiple domain areas.
Apply cyber security standards, directives, guidance and policies to an architectural framework.
Provide broad based experience in the systems engineering lifecycle and apply the experience to specific cyber security initiatives relating to architectural design and development.
Port and vulnerability scanning and analysis according to policy;
Scheduling, tracking of vulnerability remediation activities;
Forensics analysis and incident response;
Conducting security audits;
Development and delivery of presentations;
Security product trade studies.
As a member of the cyber-security / incident response team you will provide architecture consultation and board all engineering control gates. This role is responsible for protecting the organization's information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording and destruction.
Duties include managing and enforcing security strategies and policies within established guidelines. Responsibilities include IT Security Strategy, Cybersecurity, and Compliance and Risk Management.
BS degree and at least 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with at least 6 years of prior relevant experience or 12 years of experience in lieu of degree
Clearance: active TS/SCI with polygraph required to be considered
Experience with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation processes.
Experience coordinating with Information System Security Managers (ISSM) in testing, documenting, and achieving accreditation of systems throughout the development process, and achieving operational acceptance.
You will be required to pass both a customer required and administered medical and psychological screening, as a condition of employment.
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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