Cyber Security Anlayst

Leidos - San Antonio, TX (29 days ago)3.7


Job Description:
Leidos has an immediate career opportunity for a Cybersecurity Analyst at San Antonio, Texas.

This position is for a Cybersecurity Analyst for the DCPDS program.
The candidate will support IA/Cyber related assessments, evaluations, trade studies, and authority to operate (ATO) supporting DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) compliance.

Experience in Windows and/or Linux operating system, network, database and application security methodologies and practices.
The candidate will be part of a dynamic Cybersecurity team working to capture, define, architect, design, develop, integrate, and test cyber solutions for the government customer.
The candidate will focus on providing operational Cybersecurity support to both customers and team members to meet critical schedules and resolve critical/complex technical or operational problems.

Job responsibilities:
Demonstrated experience with writing and maintaining DoD Assessment and Authorization (A&A) documentation.
Demonstrated experience with planning, performing, and reporting results of Cybersecurity Validations.
Demonstrated experience with software code scanning tools (i.e. Fortify) scanning and reporting.
Knowledge of RMF and DISA STIGS, and other DoD Cybersecurity regulations and policies.
Familiar with DoD Cyber Incident handling and reporting criteria.
Demonstrated experience analyzing security event log data (Windows, Linux/UNIX, Database).
Solid understanding of information system and networking architecture and its effect on Cybersecurity.
Demonstrated effective communicator (written and oral).
Knowledge of DoD security standards, policies, and procedures.
Able to achieve a favorable NACLC DoD investigation for IT-II Position of Trust.
Ability to travel.

Education and Experience:
BS degree and 2-4 years of relevant experience or MS degree and 2+ years of relevant experience or additional years of relevant experience may be accepted in lieu of a degree.
Ability to work in an environment with evolving requirements and dynamic schedules.
Public Trust Clearance is required.
Must be US Citizen.
Ability to provide guidance on DoD IA regulations and requirements.
Strong knowledge of computer vulnerabilities and exploits.
Understanding of networking, architectures and system security.
IT Systems/Information Assurance experience.
Ability to maintain DoD 8570 certification of Security+ or higher.

External Referral Eligible.