Sr. Cyber Security Engineer

  • Leidos,
  • Washington, DC
Agile, Analysis, Architecture, Bash, CISSP, Cisco, Civil, Development, Management, Networks, PowerShell, Project, Python, Routers, Security, Supervision, Visual Basic
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

 

 

Job Description:

 

Leidos is looking for a Sr. Cyber Security Engineer for a mission-critical program whose purpose is implementation, operation, and sustainment of a comprehensive agency-wide insider threat program. This individual will lead the design, planning, configuration, and implementation of cybersecurity solutions and tools, working with U.S. Government clients and stakeholders.

 

Responsibilities include:

 

Provide technical leadership and analysis to evaluate, recommend, design, and integrate new cybersecurity technology and tools

 

Support the full system engineering life cycle

 

Implement, monitor, and troubleshoot network security solutions, including creating and maintaining security standards and design documentation

 

Provide direction and guidance on RMF compliance and obtain formal government Approval to Operate (ATO) when developing new or updating existing technical designs

 

Provide guidance and direction on assessing enterprise risk exposure through weaknesses in platforms, access controls, and configuration of the enterprise network systems and the data contained within

 

Interact effectively with customers, understanding stated and unstated needs, requirements, vulnerabilities and gaps.

 

Develop high-level and detailed designs, project plans and BOEs, CONOPS, supporting systems engineering processes, and implementation/ test plans

 

Provide technical team leadership, overseeing assignments, processes, team development, and performance

 

Demonstrate domain specific expertise in SOC operations, incident response, defense-in-depth, endpoint security, network/HW/SW security architecture, network devices and topology, IDS/IPS, and SIEM tools

 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Active TS clearance; ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.

 

Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related technical field

 

12 years of prior relevant experience, with a focus on cyber security

 

Demonstrated experience installing, configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting network security tools/solutions including routers, firewalls, IDS/IPS, full packet capture, Endpoint Detection & Response, and infrastructure supporting SIEM

 

Demonstrated experience applying and adhering to RMF standards and guidelines

 

Ability to understand and break down complex networks with minimum supervision

 

Active CISSP, CCSP, GCED, GSLC, CASP, or CISM certification

 

Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, Visual Basic or Powershell

 

Ability to support occasional need for travel to remote sites to perform duties

 

Knowledge of Computer Network Defense policies, procedures, and regulations

 

Familiarity with Federal IT Security regulations and guidance such as NIST 800-53, NIST 800-37 and FIPS 199

 

Experience presenting briefings to senior customer management, customer stakeholders, and company management

 

Excellent verbal and written communications skills

 

ADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Master's degree from an accredited college or university in computer science or related field

 

Experience designing/implementing cross-domain solutions

 

Experience implementing/ supporting DLP/UAM/UBA tools/solutions, e.g., Innerview, Digital Guardian, Constellation, Securonix and Exabeam

 

Experience with Security Operations Center (SOC) daily operations in a high tempo environment.

 

Demonstrated cyber security experience in Cloud environments, including hybrid cloud

 

Demonstrated experience in Secure DevOps/Agile concepts and processes

 

At least one nationally recognized vendor certification, e.g., Microsoft, Cisco, RedHat

 

 

External Referral Bonus:

 

No

 

 

Potential for Telework:

 

No

 

 

Clearance Level Required:

 

Top Secret/SCI

 

 

Travel:

 

Yes, 10% of the time

 

 

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

 

40

 

 

Shift:

 

Day

 

 

Requisition Category:

 

Professional

 

 

Job Family:

 

Cyber Security

 

 

2000

 

 

Civil
Dice Id : SCNCAPI2
Position Id : TR-661754
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