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Leidos

Cyber/Info Security Engineer ( R-00062318 )

Law Enforcement and Security

Diplomatic Security

Yearly

No

Gunpowder, Maryland, United States

Description

Job Description:

Job Description:

Leidos currently has an opening for a Cyber Security Information System Security Engineer to support the Biometrics Automated Toolset – Army (BAT-A) system accreditation.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Monitor and implement information assurance/security standards and procedures.

  • Review and coordinate guidelines and policies surrounding risk and security.

  • Document best practices for security and information assurance based on business and user requirements.

  • Recommend information assurance/security solutions to support customer requirements.

  • Ensure servers comply with DoD Information Assurance requirements and update servers that are not in compliance.

  • Monitor hardware and software for any suspicious changes, behavior or traffic, provide reports when/as directed.

  • Perform vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.

  • Perform Assured Compliance Assessment Solutions (ACAS) vulnerability scanning, configuration assessment, and network discovery.

  • Evaluate IAVA Reports, ACAS/SCAP scans, and STIGViewer reports to identify patches to be implemented to resolve vulnerabilities.

  • Ability to download, apply, and test applicable IAVA/STIG security patches against operational software to ensure the system still functions as intended.

  • Develop POAMs to address residual vulnerabilities.

  • Determine implementation strategies for information assurance and security requirements based on the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.

  • Define backup strategies, adhere to backup policies, and monitor backups for completion and viability.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related technical field and a minimum of 4 years’ relevant experience in Information Security or Cyber Security.

  • DoD Secret Clearance required on day one.

  • DoD 8570.01 IAT Level II – Preferably Security +.

  • DISA ACAS and eMASS training/experience.

  • Must have knowledge and experience with implementing DoD & IA requirements and certification process (RMF).

Preferred Qualifications

  • DISA ACAS and eMASS training/experience.

  • Evaluate IAVA Reports, ACAS/SCAP scans, and STIGViewer reports to identify patches to be implemented to resolve vulnerabilities.

  • Ability to work independently within a schedule and with little direction.

  • Capacity to identify, download, apply, and test applicable IAVA/STIG security patches against operational software to ensure the system still functions as intended.

  • Industry certifications such as Microsoft, Cisco, NetApp, and VMware.

  • Experience with US Army Biometrics Automated Toolset (BAT-A).

  • Experience with PowerPoint, Excel, Active Directory, SharePoint and Visio.

  • Certifications such as CCNA, CCNA Security, CCNP, CCNP Collaboration or BCNE.

External Referral Bonus:Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:No

Clearance Level Required:Secret

Travel:Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:40

Shift:Day

Requisition Category:Professional

Job Family:Information Assurance

Pay Range: