Security Systems Engineer
Company: Leidos Holdings Inc.
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Why wake up every day and want more when YOU CAN HAVE IT? Do you
love KNOWING at the end of each day that your work made a
difference? We embrace and solve some of the world's toughest
challenges. We're focused on ensuring our intelligence customers
have the right tools, technologies, and tactics to keep pace with
an ever evolving threat landscape and succeed in their mission to
protect people and critical assets around the world. Who wouldn't
be fulfilled being part of that every day? We know once you join
Team Leidos, you are sure to go home at the end of every day
knowing YOU MADE A DIFFERENCE, resulting in one of the most
REWARDING careers you could have imagined. EACH DAY MATTERS!
Leidos is seeking a Sr. Security Systems Engineer to provide
mission critical system support to our customer. Candidates should
have direct hands on experience with Networking Administration,
Firewalls, Switches, IPS and IDS systems. Configuring ACLs access
control lists, VLAN segmentation, AWS Cloud environments hardening
AMIs in the cloud and on premise systems. This role will require
experience individuals with the ability to work with setting up and
configuring various security technologies such as Splunk, Syslog,
Nessus, Web Inspect, App Detective, Cisco firewalls, HBSS, PKI in
order to build upon existing capabilities or stand up new
capabilities. Candidates should have the ability to handle multiple
system technologies and adjust to direction from management based
on defined priorities.
- This role is responsible for protecting the organization's
information and information systems from unauthorized access, use,
disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection,
recording and destruction.
- Duties include managing and enforcing security strategies and
policies within established guidelines.
- Responsibilities include IT Security Strategy, CyberSecurity,
and Compliance and Risk Management.
- Experience providing technical/management leadership on major
tasks or technology assignments.
- 10 years of system admin experience supporting Windows and
Linux operating systems
- 5 years of vulnerability scanning tools in any combination of
Nessus, Web Inspect, App Detective
- At least 2 or more Certification: CISSP, Splunk, Network+,
Security+, OSCP, Windows, Cisco, CEH, Juniper, RHEL
- Domain and expert technical knowledge.
- Requires BS Degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience.
Additional years of experience can be accepted in lieu of a
- Candidate must be US Citizen.
- Candidate must have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph
Eligible for External Referrals
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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 40,000 employees
support vital missions for government and commercial customers.
Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues
of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January
1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's
why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of
the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include
competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income
Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available
Securing Your Data
Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information
at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will
communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a
Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be
from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other
personal information, please report the email to [email
Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national
origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability,
medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family
structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or
military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will
also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal
histories consistent with relevant laws.
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