Cyber Security Manager

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Job Category:
Cyber Security
STUTTGART, Eppelheim Germany DE
Yes, 10% of the time
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Cyber Security Manager in Stuttgart Germany.

Job Summary

The candidate will support the DISA GSM-O Task Order 29 Network Assurance (NA) Program Leadership as the TO29 Europe Site Lead at Patch Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany.  The selected candidate will provide leadership for defensive cyber operations activities and will be expected to actively engage with a variety of customers, partnering with them, anticipating their needs, and delivering flawlessly. Candidate must be able to partner successfully across multiple time zones working closely with TO29 Program Manager, Service Delivery Manager, and other task order leadership across all sites. The candidate will oversee cyber threat intelligence analysis, correlate actionable security events, conduct network traffic analysis using raw packet data, netflow, IDS, IPS and custom sensor output as it pertains to the cyber security of communications networks. The candidate will also participate in the coordination of resources during incident response efforts.

Primary Responsibilities

- Through effective leadership the candidate will be the leader for the TO29 Net Assurance Leidos staff responsible for employee engagement, training, performance reviews, and all other Leidos employee needs. 

- Triage and analyze alerts from sensors across monitored networks.

- Conduct network forensics for malicious network activity.

- Provide incident and situational awareness reporting to subscribers of DISA cyber security services.

- Create and modify signatures and custom alerting logic based on adversary activity, vulnerabilities, and internal analysis.

- Implement active mitigations to prevent and/or contain nefarious activity.



Basic Qualifications

- Hold DoD-8570 IAT Level 2 baseline certification (SEC+ CE, CISSP or equivalent) with the ability to obtain CSSP-A certification within 180 days of start date.

- Hold and maintain an active Top Secret/SCI clearance.

- Proficient understanding of Cyber Network Defense (CND) in regards to protect, detect, respond and sustain within a Computer Incident Response organization.

- Demonstrated basic understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.

- Demonstrated hands-on experience analyzing high volumes of logs, network data (e.g. Netflow, FPC), and other attack artifacts in support of incident investigations.

- Experience and proficiency with any of the following: Anti-Virus, HIPS, IDS, IPS, Full Packet Capture, Host-Based Forensics, Network Forensics, Incident Response.

- Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills.

- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 10 years of professional experience; or 6 years of professional experience with a related Master's degree. 4+ years of additional related years of experience is accepted in lieu of a degree.

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience with DISA and DoD Networks.

- Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.

- In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, ArcSight, QRadar, LogLogic, Splunk).

- Experience with malware analysis concepts and methods.

- Experience developing and deploying signatures (e.g. YARA, Snort, Suricata, HIPS).

- Understanding of Linux and basic Linux commands.

- Advanced Certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP.

- Experience in intelligence driven defense and/or cyber Kill Chain methodology.


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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