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Job #: R-00073410
Location: Remote, United States
Category: Cyber Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $3000
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Are you interested in providing critical support to one of our largest defense programs, utilizing your HBSS/ESS Application Whitelisting experience to ensure mission objectives are met? Leidos Enterprise & Cyber Solutions Defense team is looking for someone with your critical experience and capabilities.


Our customer maintains a highly demanding mission and requires our support to provide expert technical and professional management support to the commands enterprise Information Technology (IT) services. The overall team supports a program that provides sustainment, maintenance, innovation, Problem and Change management services to help ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the Department of Defense IP networks.

The HBSS/ESS Application Whitelisting role supports the HBSS/ESS Lead in operating and maintaining McAfee software and clients for organizations supported by the NORAD and USNORTHCOM, with a focus on Application Whitelisting and Control. Activities that this position performs include Systems Analysis, modifying and updating systems based on results of analysis, deployment of applications and tools, performing testing of deployed application and tools, and communicating updates to HBSS/ESS Lead and customers as required.

In this role, you will...

  • Develop, test, implement, tune, and sustain the rulesets for Application White Listing (AWL) on all N&NC computer systems belonging to the NORAD and USNORTHCOM networks.

  • Train and sustain Tier II resources for the AWL service, and directly sustain systems managed and maintained through the HQs NORAD and USNORTHCOM N2NOMS contract. 

  • Provide HBSS/ESS support to HQs NORAD and USNORTHCOM, and all subordinate organizations.

  • Provide performance tuning to systems and troubleshoot HBSS/ESS components across multiple network environments

  • Provide solution engineering support to ensure systems and components meet current and future standards

  • Deploy, maintain, and tune McAfee clients to meet current and future standards

  • Develop, create, deploy, and manage custom HBSS/ESS signatures

  • Monitor HBSS/ESS for intrusions, failures and other issues, and resolve as needed

  • Follow approved DoD, STIG standards and DoD IAVA requirements

  • Advise / make recommendations of needed updates to HBSS/ESS Lead

  • Maintain and troubleshoot the HBSS/ESS management systems

  • Monitor and audit configurations to ensure that unauthorized changes do not occur    

These are the required qualifications for this role...

  • Bachelor's Degree and 2-4 years of relevant work experience.  Work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

  • DoD 8570 IAT II

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must hold a Secret clearance with TS/SCI eligibility preferred

These are preferred (but not required) qualifications for this role...

  • DISA DoD HBSS 201 and 301 Certifications

  • McAfee Endpoint Security 10.7 Essentials Certification

  • Windows Operating System Certification (e.x. Server+, MCSA, MCA)

  • Experience developing policy for ENS Exploit Prevention, ENS Firewall, Application Whitelisting and Data Loss Prevention.

Salary Target for this Role: $90,000.00-$105,000.00

N2NOMS

Pay Range:

Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00

COVID Response

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. 

About Leidos

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.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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