Are you ready to work on projects that can potentially change the world? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! At Leidos we are committed ensuring work life balance. We offer a variety of options for career development (including fully paid continuing education and training) and rewarding your career longevity and progression. Leidos is the employer of choice for the NEXT GENERATION of cyber scientist and analysts. You will enjoy great benefits such as 5 weeks of Paid Time Off, Flexible Schedules, Discounted Stock Purchase Plans, Unlimited Education and Training Support, Pandemic Paid Leave, Parental Paid Leave and more! If this sounds like a place you can thrive, keep reading!
The Leidos Intelligence Group has a career opportunity for an experienced scientists, technicians, engineers, and analysts. The FIRST of the Next Generation Analysis Contracts is set to be awarded early this summer. This multi-year contract needs you to fill highly skilled mathematicians, scientists, engineers, planners, collection managers and analysts.
As a Forensic Analyst, you will enjoy cutting-edge work solving complex problems, investigating computer security incidents to derive information to enable mitigation of network vulnerabilities. Join a tremendously talented technical team solving hard problems with true mission relevance on emerging technologies.
- You will exploit captured media and/or investigate computer security incidents in order to derive useful intelligence and/or enable mitigation of network vulnerabilities.
- Perform network traffic analysis of web services to analyze raw packet data for anomalies, support cyber security initiatives through both predictive and reactive analysis, articulating emerging trends to leadership and staff.
- Communicate daily with program managers, management, customer representatives, and end users to ensure delivery of quality products.
- Active TS/SCI with polygraph
- Degree must be in Network Engineering, Systems Engineering, Information Technology or
related field (e.g., General Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Forensics, Cyber Security, Software Engineering, Information Assurance, or Computer Security).
- Degree and minimum years of relevant work experience as follows:
- AA + 4-13 years’ experience or,
- BS + 2-11 years’ experience or,
- MS + 3-9 years’ experience or,
- PhD + 2-7 years’ experience.
You would really impress us by having completed military training in a relevant area such as Joint Cyber Analysis Course (JCAC), which will be considered towards the relevant experience requirement.
Additionally, having one or more of the following certifications are highly desired:
GIAC Certified Forensic Examiner (GCFE)
GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)
GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM)
GIAC Network Forensic Analyst (GNFA)
GIAC Advanced Smartphone Forensics (GASF)
GIAC Cyber Threat Intelligence (GCTI)
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The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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.
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
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