Description Job Description:
This role serves as the Cyber Security Engineer position for the SOC program. This position is responsible for engineering design, security tools maintenance and development of cyber security technology along with integration of new architectural features into existing infrastructure.
Candidate shall have more than 5 years of experience working within an enterprise operations environment with a focus on cyber security. Perform security tools maintenance as required. Support multi-disciplined teams in the design and implementation of the cyber security system architecture.
Candidate shall have more than 5 years of experience working within an enterprise operations environment with a focus on cyber security. Perform security tools maintenance as required. Support multi-disciplined teams in the design and implementation of the cyber security system architecture. Apply cyber security standards, directives, guidance and policies to an architectural framework. Provide architectural analysis of cyber security features and relate existing system to future needs and trends. Provide broad based experience in the systems engineering lifecycle and apply the experience to specific cyber security initiatives relating to architectural design and development. Resolve architecture implementation issues during integration and test.
Ability to obtain public trust clearance.
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in system administration, database administration, network engineering, software engineering, or software development, with a concentration in Cyber Security.
If the candidate has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related field, three (3) years of experience in incident detection and response, system administration, database administration, network engineering, software engineering, or software development is required.
Experience in cyber government, and/or federal law enforcement.
Change management (CRs, CCBs, etc)
Security architecture development
Customer requirements identification
Operations and maintenance
Performance metrics related to security operations
Staffing and management responsibilities
Experience identify new tools and/or required upgrades based on ROI
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: BS degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience in order to operate within the scope contemplated by the level.External Referral Bonus:
EligiblePotential for Telework:
NoClearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:
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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com
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