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Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Senior Cyber Security Engineer to work in either Vicksburg, MS, or Hillsboro, OR (preferred). Alternatively the following locations may be available for the right candidate: New York, Hanover, Philadelphia, DC, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Fort Worth, Colorado Springs. Periodic telework is available.

Role Description:

Leads security event monitoring and security configuration of Palo Alto Firewall/IDPS, Cisco ASA, Sourcefire, FireEye, BRO, SNORT and similar intrusion detection and prevention technologies.

Ability to configure and support SIEM platforms like ArcSight, ELK or similar.

Proven experience and ability to leverage CND analyst toolsets to detect and respond to IT security incidents.

Ability to implement standard procedures for intrusion and related cyber incident response.

Conducts research and document threats and their behavior to include monitoring internal and external cyber threat intelligence sources.

Provide recommendations to threat mitigation strategies.

Perform routine event reporting over time including trend reporting and analysis. Experience required in security or network technology (Unix/Windows OS, Cisco/Juniper Routing-Switching) within a hands-on design/Implementation/Administration role.

Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of TCP-IP protocol implementations for all common network services.

Professionally certified, within a CND discipline, as Technical Level III as defined by DODI 8570 is a requirement.

• Configure and maintain various cyber security platforms
• Define/Maintain security configurations and policies for IDS/IPS technologies
• Maintain detection signatures; deploy new detection signatures
• Monitor SIEM events related to implemented IDS/IPS technologies
• Configure and enforce audit and logging policies for IDS/IPS technologies
• Define/monitor STIG compliance of intrusion management technologies

8+ years overall relevant experience required:

- Palo Alto, ASA, Sourcefire, SNORT, BRO, similar IDS/IPS technologies
- Windows and Linux Operating Systems both workstation and servers
- ArcSight SIEM
- Intrusion incident response

Required Education:

Requires a Bachelors Degree from an accredited university/college in Computer Science, Information Technology, Science, Mathematics or related field and 8 to 14 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 5 to 10 years of prior relevant experience.

Required Certifications:

CISSP and PCNSE or CCNA-Security

Desired Certifications:

CISSP-ISSAP, OSCP

Clearance: Must possess current/active Top Secret clearance and be TS/SCI eligible

Desired Skills:

Palo Alto Firewall and IDS/IPS, Sourcefire, FireEye, Arcsight/SIEM, JRSS, ASA, Linux System Administration; Windows Server OS, Cisco IOS, Checkpoints, Forcepoint, Wireshark, tcpdump

Company Name:
Security Clearance:
Secret
Location:
Hillsboro, Oregon
Country:
United States
Salary:
Not Specified
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