The Defense Group of Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Lead Cyber Action Officer on the DISA GSM-O II program supporting the DISA Joint Operations Center (DJOC) embedded with DISA Headquarters, Fort Meade, MD.
GSM-O II provides network operations and cyber defense support to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) in support of the DoD and CoCOMs.
Lead a team of Cyber Security professionals, including mentoring, assigning and reviewing work and planning/scheduling to ensure milestones are completed in accordance with the program work statement.
Responsible for supervising four to five Cyber Action Officers and follow guidance from government leadership. This includes correlating actionable security events and participating in the coordination of resources during the incident response process.
Maintain situational awareness of cyber activity by reviewing DoD, Intelligence Community and open source reporting for new vulnerabilities, malware or other threats that have the potential to impact the DoDIN.
Serve as a lead for planning, coordination, implementation, validation, mitigation, and compliance of cyber security tasks.
Prepare and present senior level briefings to share information and status.
Resolve problems with functionality or performance.
Prepare orders for staffing and release and serve as main POC for inquiries and communications after order release.
Support mission-critical Continuity of Operations (COOP).
Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of professional experience; additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.
Must have a DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (Security+ CE or equivalent) to start and able to obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date.
Proficient understanding of Cyber Network Defense (CND) in regards to protect, detect, respond and sustain within a Computer Incident Response organization.
Understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth.
Must have an active Top Secret/SCI clearance.
Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.
Advanced Certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP.
Experience in intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.
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