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Job #: R-00078363
Location: Remote, United States
Category: Information Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 100%
Clearance: ADP2 / IT2
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

The Information Security Manager is responsible for the implementation, management, security. and availability of all Contractor computer equipment and personnel on the Military One Source (MOS) contract. Responsible for Information Assurance (IA) related training, operational procedures, documentation and business processes required to obtain and retain official accreditation of the online resources by full compliance of DoD Information Assurance Risk Management Framework. Defense Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (US DoD)

The MOS program provides for 5.2 million military members and their families at locations worldwide services similar to a commercial Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with a broad array of information and referrals as well as counseling services including adoption information, child care, exceptional family member programs, deployment support, disability information, elder care, educational services for adults, children and youth, spouse education and career information, relocation services, pet care, non-medical counseling, financial counseling, tax assistance, health and wellness coaching, housing assistance, legal service referrals, single service member services, lodging, military benefits, relationship support, parenting, spouse relocation and transition, peer-to-peer support, and everyday issues (e.g., locating a plumber, car repair).  These services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week (24/7), through the Internet, by telephone (via 800 number and collect calls), electronic mail (e-mail), postal mail, video counseling, and face-to-face counseling.

It is REQUIRED the Information Security Manager is certified DoD 8570.01 – M – IAM Level III

Primary Responsibilities

  • Leads efforts to ensure adequate security processes and solutions to mitigate or remediate identified risks sufficiently to meet business objectives, contractual and/or regulatory requirements

  • Leads incident response activities, ensuring security incidents are properly contained, eradicated, and recovered

  • Drives development of security policies, standards and plans to ensure the protection of corporate data against unauthorized use, access, modification, and destruction.

  • Ensures proper security logs are generated and sent to the organization’s Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) system

  • Researches and implements emerging technologies to enhance the security portfolio

  • Persistently evaluates adherence with defined policies and standards

  • Leads efforts with identifying, remediating, and/or mitigating vulnerabilities in the environment, ensuring appropriate response to high risk and aged findings

  • Leads the development, design, implementation, and maintenance of a secure environment for the MOS Program

  • Ensures security processes and solutions are protected against a failure or attack that reduces the organization’s ability to respond to security incidents

  • Ensures processes and solutions are maintained securely and highly available to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of assets

  • Monitors and ensures systems revisions and patches are up to date

  • Manages and performs changes to the solutions and remove unnecessary services

  • Understands risks and impact to systems in the corporate environment and their interconnectivity

  • Performs forensic analysis and risk assessments for the entire environment

  • Designs and manages enterprise high-availability solutions running a complex arrangement of operating systems, including system updates, log analysis, access controls and backup

  • Performs changes to the solution configurations to add new services, adapt existing services, and removes unnecessary services.

  • Monitors, remediates, and mitigates security violations for network, devices, servers and other assets

  • Designs, implements, and maintains security guidelines and a security infrastructure for the MOS program

  • Develops technical solutions to autonomously verify compliance with required technical controls

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Information Security Manager is certified DoD 8570.01 – M – IAM Level III
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) (or Associate), GIAC Security Leadership (GSLC), or Certified Chief Information Security Officer (CCISO)

  • Must be an U.S. citizen

  • Must speak fluent English

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer IT, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or other IT-related field to include course work in information security and program or project management

  • A minimum of five years of experience in IT involving information security or IT operations

  • Experience in a military environment

  • Former Military/Veteran, Military Spouse, or Wounded Warrior

Pay Range:

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Covid Guidance

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® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit

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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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