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Job #: R-00085200
Location: Chantilly, VA
Category: Cyber Operations
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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Job Description:

Leidos is looking for a Cyber Security Engineer for a position in the Chantilly, VA area. This position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph in order to be considered.

Cyber Engineer will be involved in Security Report Writing, Computer Automated Dispatch (CAD), and Scheduling program provides a one stop solution for its client base. The Sponsor requires support specializing in the maintenance of its internal security website. The work may be performed independently or within a team environment. The systems engineer will provide operation and maintenance (O&M) and content management support to the Sponsor’s internal Security Report Writing, Computer Automated Dispatch (CAD), and Scheduling programs. They will coordinate changes to minimalize impact to the systems availability, coordinate with stakeholders to guarantee problem and issue resolution, and communicate technical problems and information to both technical and non-technical audiences as needed.

Mandatory Skills:

  • Requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience in order to operate within the scope contemplated by the level.

  • Demonstrated experience understanding Risk Management Framework (RMF).

  • Demonstrated experience navigating RMF processes in order to achieve Authorization to Proceed.

  • Demonstrated experience communicating complex technical concepts and project or technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Demonstrated experience with the full software development lifecycle.

  • Demonstrated experience operating and analyzing the results of vulnerability assessment tools such as Nessus, Webnspect, and AppDetective.

  • Demonstrated experience gathering systems development and requirements data.

  • Demonstrated experience analyzing systems and networks for development.

  • Demonstrated experience with documentation preparation for system development.


Desired:

  • Demonstrated experience with forensic software utilized by Sponsor.

  • Demonstrated experience providing security information and guidance to the organization throughout the systems lifecycle.

  • Demonstrated experience with the Sponsor’s accreditation process.

  • Demonstrated experience with procurement processes.

  • Demonstrated experience providing recommendations in technical standards, security standards, and operational assurance.

  • Demonstrated experience interfacing with vendors and third party producers.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $94,250.00 - $145,000.00 - $195,750.00

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 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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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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