Senior Cyber Security Incident Responder

  • Leidos,
  • Washington, DC
  • 5 hours ago
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Leidos
Security, IT, CISSP
Full Time

Job Description

Description

Job Description:

Next stop - Leidos. Leidos is working with our NOAA customer to transform their Security Operations Center into an industry leading organization. As a part of a multi-year initiative, we are modernizing our IT infrastructure, implementing industry-leading cyber technologies, and transforming how analysts think and handle threats. Here, you will put your cyber security prowess in action and provide senior-level subject matter expertise. You will provide direction and management of cyber initiatives. Join our team in Fairmont, WV and watch your career grow with Leidos.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical direction and mentor junior and mid-level employees
  • Act as the go-to person for technical recommendation
  • Set and enforce the standard for effective cyber operations
  • Respond to cyber incidents through detection, investigation, analysis, remediation, and reporting of cybersecurity incidents
  • Support core hours but also 24x7 shifts when coverage is needed in rare situations

Required Skills:
  • 8+ years of cyber analyst experience
  • 3-5 years of incident response experience
  • Prior experience as an Incident Commander
  • Subject matter expertise in analyzing network packets, SIEM alerts, and server and application logs to investigate incidents for anomalous/malicious activities
  • Able perform advanced analysis on advanced persistent threats and map out the threat lifecycle
  • Solid understanding of cyber landscape and typical threat vectors
  • Have one of the following certifications: CISSP, GISF, GCIH, CEH, CERT-CSIH, Additional certifications at or above the level of this listing may also be accepted

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience tracking incidents against a framework such as MITRE ATT&CK or Cyber Kill Chain methodology
  • Experience with multiple vendor technologies such as RSA Archer, FireEye suite of products, ArcSight, Stealthwatch
  • Forensic investigation and malware analysis experience
  • Inquisitive, problem-solving oriented
  • Can-do attitude with a strong sense of ownership


Clearance:
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Minimum fully adjudicated Secret and Interim Top Secret clearance


Location:
  • Fairmont, WV


Pay Range:
Pay Range $91,000.00 - $140,000.00 - $189,000.00


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-00060087-OTHLOC-PL-2D2824
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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