Lead Cyber Security Engineer/SME

  • Leidos,
  • Alexandria, VA
Algorithms, Analysis, Architecture, Bash, CCIE, CISSP, Cisco, Development, Embedded, Embedded Systems, Encryption, Hardware, LAN, Linux, Management, MCSE, Networking, Networks, PowerShell, Python, Security, Visual Basic, WAN, Windows, Wireless
Full Time
Telecommuting 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 eradicate cyber threats to CBP networks through monitoring, intrusion detection and protective security services to CBP information systems including local area networks/wide area networks (LAN/WAN), commercial Internet connection, public facing websites, wireless, mobile/cellular, cloud, security devices, servers and workstations. The CBP SOC is responsible for the overall security of CBP Enterprise-wide information systems, and collects, investigates and reports any suspected and confirmed security violations.Leidos has an immediate need for a Lead Cyber Security Engineer to support the CBP SOC Program. The Senior Security Engineer/SME will support the full system engineering life-cycle, including requirements analysis, design, development, test, implementation, maintenance, integration, and documentation of SOC infrastructure and SOC tool suite. The Senior Security Engineer will be installing, configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting network security solutions and related monitoring tools including L2/L3 network security devices, IDS/IPS, Full packet capture, DLP, Endpoint (AV, DLP, Endpoint Detection & Response), and infrastructure supporting SEIM (Splunk). Responsible for supporting LAN/WAN security solutions including creating and maintaining LAN/WAN security standards and design documentation Develop and assist with new LAN/WAN security applications and hardware as assigned. Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell Strong written and oral communication with the ability to communicate with team members, management and customer. LeadGenLeadGenCyberDHSCyberCBPCyber

Required Skills and Education: BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related field and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience with a focus on cyber security or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience. Must have an active Secret Clearance. In addition to the specific clearance requirement, all personnel supporting CBP must have a current background investigation (BI) or obtain a favorable BI before joining the program. Knowledge and experience engineering the following technologies:FirewallsVPN SolutionsWeb Application FirewallsContent Filtering. Advanced working knowledge of the following: Encryption algorithms, secure communications, SIEM technologies, and embedded systems security. Network and data communications protocolsFamiliar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field such as NIST, FISMA and Common Criteria regulations and standards. Network based IDS/IPS and full packet capture technologies along with affiliated modes of operation. Recent Network Security Architecture Development. Experience performing gap analysis, identifying new tools and/or required upgrades based on ROI. Certifications Must have CISSP or one of these certifications: GCWN, GISF, GSSP, GICSP, CCSP, CSSLP, SSCP, CCSNP, CCIE-Security, ECSP, MCSE-Security Expert. Desired Skills: Ability to learn and support new systems and applications Redhat, Cisco or Microsoft, Security+, or Network+ certifications Cisco Hardware and Storage Expertise in Networking, Linux and Windows Detailed knowledge of key cyber technologies such as RSA Security Analytics (Netwitness), Splunk, Sourcefire, DLP, EDR, AV, strong networking skills, Storage Area Network, and IPv6

Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : TR-659331
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