Full Job Description
Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group is currently seeking experienced Cybersecurity Systems Engineers with DoD experience to support the Department of Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization (DHMSM) Program. Leidos is a Top 10 Health IT provider drawing on decades of success in delivering solutions to meet the healthcare challenges of today. Our unique position as a technology company with deep health and life sciences expertise equips us to transform patient care, as well as provider and payer operations in commercial and government health organizations. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. We are looking for talented people to join our team and help us revolutionize the future of health.
LEIDOS is currently searching for experienced Senior level Cybersecurity System Engineer to support the Department of Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization (DHMSM) Program a highly visible $4.3B single award IDIQ vehicle that provides support to the Defense Health Agency. The DHMSM program is the DoD’s leading program designed to deploy a modern electronic health record (EHR) system across the United States and around the globe. Leidos, with core partners Cerner, Accenture, and Henry Schein, will support the DHMSM Program Executive Office (PEO) and the Defense Health Agency in the global deployment of our proposed EHR that will deliver improved system capability to the DoD whenever and wherever healthcare is required. The DHMSM system will provide important health IT capabilities to 9.6 million active military, their families, and their beneficiaries. The system will replace the current EHR AHLTA/CHCS, which Leidos built and currently provides sustainment services at locations around the world.
The DHMSM Sr. Cyber Engineer IV will support the review of EHR architecture and technical artifacts from a Cyber security perspective, assist in the development and implementation of Cyber Information Assurance policies and procedures, help develop associated cybersecurity related documentation, and provide engineering and technical support to the DHMSM PMO and DHA to attain the required operating authorizations (Interim Authority to Operate (IATO) and ATO). These activities are conducted IAW DoD instruction 8500.01 and 8510.01 and include mitigation of all security risks found during assessment and authorization and continuous monitoring activities after ATO is obtained.
The selected candidates will be expected to actively engage with a variety of government customers including the DHA Cyber security staff (the designated AO, Information System Security Manager (ISSM) AND Security Control Assessor (SCA), and DoD CIO for DHMSM. Candidates must be able to work closely with the Program’s Cybersecurity Lead, DHMSM Program Manager, Chief Systems Engineer, and other task order leadership across all sites.
Responsible for supporting the Cybersecurity team in complex to highly complex aspects of the Leidos Cybersecurity planning of the EHR system, and provide leadership to individual tasks as necessary
Support the Cybersecurity Lead in the development and management of project management plan(s), providing management summaries which identify potential risks, and recommend plans to mitigate those risks
As necessary, support the Cybersecurity Lead in meeting, presenting, and providing status to senior government personnel on the Program
As necessary, support the Cybersecurity Lead in the development and implementation of a communication plan that provides regular updates to all staff on project implementation
Assist the Cybersecurity Lead in ensuring the project meets identified milestones
Support the development of cyber strategy and associated documentation
Provide Subject Matter Expertise for customer inquiries
Support the establishment and maintenance of internal and external relationships for cyber related collaboration
Completed BS degree and 13 years of prior relevant experience
MUST have DoD experience
US Citizenship and Active Secret or higher security clearance required
Minimum 13 years of DoD contract experience leading cyber activities throughout the entire project lifecycle
Significant experience in a cyber-defense lead role, with demonstrated knowledge/experience with networks, as well as DoD cyber defense toolsets, processes, policies, operations and governance.
Experience with NIST Risk Management Framework and the DoD Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) Program
Risk Management Framework (RMF)
Experience with eMASS
Experience with DoD Military Health
Experience with HBSS (McAfee product)
Scripting knowledge: PowerShell, Python, Shell Scripting
Proficiency in ACAS/NESSUS, SCAP
DoD 8570 Certification
Excellent written and verbal communication & presentation skills, with a demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security arena.
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 25% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Security Architecture and Engineering
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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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