The Leidos Defense Group has a current job opportunity for a Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) / Subject Matter Expert (SME) at MacDill AFB in Tampa, FL.
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 U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM). 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.
Active participant in meetings with DISA and mission partner working groups.
Participate in higher-level (e.g., USCYBERCOM) Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) working groups to impart DISA DCO equities and provide input.
QA/QC products before they are sent to the customer.
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.
Prepare and present senior level briefings to share information and status.
Participate in Operational Planning Teams (OPT), track all action items to completion and report back to the Government.
Conduct and deliver weekly status updates to customer.
Follow up on all taskers and due outs.
Bachelor's degree with 12+ years of relevant work experience, additional years of related experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree.
Have a DoD-8570 IAM Level 1 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 regard 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 a strong background in Information Assurance (IA) and applying the Risk Management Framework (RMF).
Must have an active Top Secret/SCI clearance.
Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.
Former Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM) experience.
Demonstrated experience briefing Senior Executive Service (SES) and General Officer/Flag Officer (GO/FO) leadership.
Advanced Certifications such as 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
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Operations
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