DevSecOps Lead Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Alexandria, VA
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Analysis, API, Architecture, CISSP, CSS, Database, Encryption, Firewall, Hardware, HTML, JavaScript, Management, Modeling, Networks, PowerShell, Programming, Python, Quality Assurance, Security, Testing
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Description:

Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Security Operations Center (SOC) is a US Government program responsible to prevent, identify, contain and mitigate cyber threats to CBP networks. The CBP SOC is responsible for the overall IT security of CBP Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects, investigates and reports any suspected and confirmed IT security violations. Leidos has an immediate need for the DevSecOps Engineer Lead to support the CBP SOC Program. Duties and Responsibilities will include: Analyze

user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design

within time and cost constraints.


coding and testing standards, security testing tools (including 'fuzzing'

static-analysis code scanning tools), threat modeling, and conducts code



trial runs of programs and software applications to ensure the desired

information is produced and instructions are correct.


factors such as reporting formats required, cost constraints, and need for

security restrictions to determine hardware configuration.

Identify common

coding flaws.


security issues around steady state operation and management of software.


security measures that must be taken when a product reaches end of life.


integrated quality assurance testing for security functionality and

resiliency attacks.


secure programming and identify potential flaws in codes to mitigate

vulnerabilities. Apply comprehensive knowledge of

Information Security issues to include; but not limited to, cloud technology,

internet servers, web-enabled database applications, network security, security

engineering, data integrity, intrusion detection, firewall management, forensic

and legal information security, virtual private networks, public

key/infrastructure/digital signatures, encryption, network security

architecture and DHS Policy. Recognize

security implications in the software acceptance phase, including

completion criteria, risk acceptance and documentation, common criteria,

and methods of independent testing. Perform

penetration testing as required for new or updated

applications. Develop

code (e.g., Python, Powershell, Django, Javascript, HTML, CSS, etc.) to

interact with API driven security technologies to automate security tasks

(e.g., VirusTotal, Splunk ES, Tanium, etc.) aimed at removing human errors and

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EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: BS degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. Must have an active Secret Level Clearance. A minimum of 5 years of experience in Cyber Security.2+ years of hands on experience in implementing/maintaining security in a CI/CD pipeline.Experience in the design and automation of security tools and processes.One of the following certifications:CCSP, CCSK, CSSLP, CISSP, CEH or similar

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 : TR-662388

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