Cyber Operations Manager

  • Leidos,
  • Lanham, MD
  • 7 hours ago
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Civil, IT, Computer, Systems, Security, Analysis, CISSP, System, Network, Architect, Research, Engineering, Supply Chain, Management, Manager
Full Time

Job Description


Job Description:

Leidos is a Fortune 500 company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world's most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.

Our Civil Group offers an array of exciting career opportunities for the best IT, energy, logistics and engineering professionals.

The Leidos Civil Treasury team is recruiting for a Cyber Operations Team Lead.

This role will provide leadership, technical direction and guidance to a cybersecurity operations team supporting a large government SOC. Cyber Ops performs the first and second tier cyber security incident detection, analysis, and response support capabilities of the IRS. The Cyber Ops Team Lead will be part of a fast-paced, high-functioning SOC team performing critical work for an important customer organization.

  • Team responsibilities encompass maintaining computer and information security incidents and damage and threat assessment programs;
  • Investigate computer and information security incidents to determine extent of compromise to information and automated information systems;
  • Provide computer forensic and intrusion support to high technology investigations in the form of computer evidence seizure, computer forensic analysis, data recovery, network assessments, researching and maintaining proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, trends in computer network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and network security and encryption;
  • Design, develop, or provide recommendations for integrated system solutions, ensuring proprietary/confidential data and systems are protected;
  • Participate with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs;
  • Configure and validate secure systems, and test security products/systems to detect computer and information security weakness.

Basic Qualificatios
  • Must have a minimum of 8 years of relevant and progressively responsible experience leading teams and working in a SOC;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience and knowledge of Cybersecurity, overall IT architecture design and tools, current and evolving hacking tools, and methodologies available to disrupt these systems;
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, Intelligence Analysis or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Must have at least one of the following or a comparable certification:
    • CERT Certified Computer Security Incident Handler
    • ECC CEH (Electronic Commerce Council Certified Ethical Hacker)
    • GCIH (GIAC Certified Incident Handler)
    • GISF (GIAC Information Security Fundamentals)
    • CISSP (ISC2 Certified Information System Security Professional)
    • SCNP (Security Certified Network Professional)
    • SCNA (Security Certified Network Architect); and

Desired Qualifications
  • Operational experience in 24x7 environment
  • Experience managing or having operational responsibility for a FISMA high system

Clearance Requirements:
  • Must be US Citizen or Green card holder
  • Minimum have Public Trust and the ability to obtain a Secret clearance

Driven by our talented workforce, the Exploration and Mission Support Operation builds trust through the delivery of enduring solutions for our customers' information technology and mission support needs. We enable the delivery of citizen services and the exploration of space and scientific advancement to benefit humankind.

Key Capabilities:

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We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:


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Cyber Operations

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Company Information

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, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : R-00044853
Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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