Leidos Enterprise & Cyber Solutions Defense team is seeking a Cyber Incident Handler to support one our most important defense programs located at Fort Huachuca. All work will be performed on customer site. An active DoD Top Secret Clearance is required.
You will be responsible for detecting, responding to, and neutralizing unauthorized computer intrusions on Department of the Army information systems throughout the continental United States.
What will you do in this role?
Use a variety of tools and resources, perform system and network analysis of suspected or potential security incidents
Document all steps and techniques used during analysis in an incident database
Report found indicators of compromise to allow for internal defensive measures to be developed
Develop and maintain necessary procedures or scripts to identify cybersecurity incidents
Keep up-to-date with Cyber Security trends and capabilities
Work and interact with other DCO professionals internal and external to Army Cyber Command, law enforcement to include Counter Intelligence (CI) LNOs, and intelligence professionals as a technical specialist to understand higher-level adversary capabilities
Assist the team in updating and maintaining standard operating procedures
Demonstrate familiarity/experience with a wide range of network/system detection, prevention, and analysis tools.
Complete other duties/responsibilities as assigned
To be successful in this role you should have familiarity with the following computer network defense technologies:
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems
Network and Host Intrusion Detection Systems / Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS)
Network and Host malware detection and prevention
Network traffic analysis tools
You should also have a basic understanding of how to analyze the following data sets:
Host based security event alerts
Windows system and event logs
These are the required qualifications...
HS Diploma and 6 years, or AA/AS Degree and 4 years, or BA/BS Degree and 2 years of experience are required, with a Cyber Security focus preferre
IAT II certification (Security+ CE or equivalent) upon hire
CSSP-IR certification (CEH or equivalent) within 60-days from hire
Computing Environment (CE) certification within 180-days from hire
Active Top Secret SCI clearance
These are the preferred qualifications (not required, but highly desired):
Basic problem solving
The ability to multi-task
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® information 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 $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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