Leidos is seeking a Policy Analyst who will be responsible for defining, gaining consensus and capturing policy. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph in order to be considered and is located in the Reston, VA area.
Duties may include ensuring policies are consistent with direction, as well as policy established across the IC. The Policy Analysis will process business requirements, including system analysis, evaluation and implementation of systems or processes, and will plan, design, and conduct studies including risk analyses, contingency planning, and feasibility studies. Also creates program work products such as policies, procedures, strategies, reports, correspondence, presentations, plans, and spreadsheets. The Policy Author must provide the technical leadership and have the interpersonal communication skills necessary to inspire, lead, direct and manage within a complex program.
The Policy Analysis will:
Influence development of solutions that impact software application and system security policy and functional areas
Resolve complex technical programs within systems policies
Recommend and implement new technical solutions, processes, policies and standards in support of the mission and consistent with existing guidance and industry best practices
Supports and coordination meetings that may influence technical policy development or implementation
Document technical process and improve existing processes
Work across multiple technical disciplines to develop complex solutions
Communicate effectively across technical disciplines and vertically with multiple levels of leadership
Works directly with the sponsor and effectively communicate, capturing and operationalizing the sponsor’s intent
BS degree with 12 to 15 years of prior relevant technical experience
Prior experience with programs of similar size and complexity
Possess expert knowledge of systems policies, security and industry best practices
Expertise with systems security practices, requirements and processes
Expertise with IdAM / ICAM delivery systems, Authentication, Authorization, Attributes, Entitlement Management and Digital Policy Management
Expertise with security accreditation process
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Ability to work individually, and to motivate teams to achieve Sponsor’s objectives
MS with 10 to 13 years of prior relevant experience
Experience with entitlement management programs
Cyber Security experience
Proven leadership experience
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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 44,000 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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