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SNCC Service Area Lead - Security Engineering

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Job Number:
639232
Job Category:
Information Technology - Other
Location:
ROCKVILLE, MD US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
Yes, 25% of the time
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust
Description:
Leidos is seeking a SNCC Service Area Lead, Security Engineering, to support a customer in Rockville, MD.  As a contract holder on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Global Infrastructure Development Acquisition (GLINDA), we are pursuing upcoming opportunities with the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) including Security Operations, End User Computing, Network/Data Center/Cloud Services, and Mobility Services. 
 
and systems designed to address various aspects of cybersecurity activities, resulting in an overall positive contribution to NRC’s security posture. Additionally, the Security Engineering Lead shall perform services focused on the consistent ongoing optimization and engineering support of the security supporting NRC’s network resources. The objective of the aforementioned effort is to adapt the toolsets to address new and emerging threats.
 
To support SOC architecture, engineering, operations, and maintenance planning and other requirements, the Security Engineering Lead shall provide perform services in the following areas:
• Security architecture and engineering
• Engineering change request and security review
• Security tool configuration and maintenance
• Administration of Agency Log Management System
• Security authorization support
• Data retention and storage requirements
• Continuity of Operations for SOC Network Defense and Monitoring Systems
• Proactive vulnerability and compliance scanning
 
In the performance of its services under this program, contractor is expected to comply with a range of security requirements across all Service Areas. These security requirements are critical to the success of the NRC. However, compliance with these requirements is expected to be achieved within the respective Support Areas that they apply to.
 
Additionally, to help ensure these requirements are complied with and appropriately integrated into the Support Areas the Security Engineering Lead shall:
• Oversee implementation and maintenance of the security requirements identified
• Develop and utilize specific procedures that ensure the requirements are met when performing their services
 

Qualifications:

TYPICAL EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Bachelor’s degree and 6 years’ relevant experience in new and related older technology that directly relates to the required area of expertise.

 

The Security Engineering Lead shall possess:
• Experience in cybersecurity, information risk management, or information systems risk assessment
• High levels of knowledge of the following areas:
o Vulnerability Assessments
o Intrusion Prevention and Detection Administration
o Access Control and Authorization
o Policy Enforcement
o Application Security
o Protocol Analysis
o Firewall Management
o Data Loss Prevention Administration
o Encryption
o Two-Factor Authentication
o Web-filtering
o Advanced Threat Protection
o DNSSEC Administration
o Log Analysis
o Network Traffic Packet Analysis
o Spam Filtering / E-mail Security Administration
 
 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
 
o CISSP, Security+, CEH, and/or GIAC certifications
o Demonstrable coding experience, preferably with Python or a similar language

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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