Cybersecurity Solutions Architect

Reston, VA
Nov 26, 2021
Nov 30, 2021
IT, IT Architect
Full Time
DescriptionJob Description:Job DescriptionLeidos's Defense Group, Enterprise & Cyber Solutions Team currently has an opening for a Cybersecureity Solutions Architect with 12+ years of experience architecting and designing information assurance and defensive cybersecurity operations focused solutions. This is an exciting opportunity to use your technical expertise and leadership experience in support of new business development, ongoing contract activity and problem resolution support to existing contracts. This role is in support of Department of Defense (DoD) customers in the US and worldwide. Ideally the candidate will be based in Washington DC Metro area, but this is not required. Opportunity may require up to 25% Domestic travel. Candidates should either possess or be capable of obtaining a DoD Clearance at Secret level.Primary ResponsibilitiesDevelop information assurance solutions for management and enforcement of information security policies, training and educating end-users on proper security practices, conducting security and risk assessments using security frameworks (eg, NIST, RMF, Common Criteria, etc.), mitigating risk via security controls, testing and evaluation to certify and accredit commercial security products, ensuring privacy of data throughout its life-cycle, vulnerability management (scanning, assessment, reporting, and mitigation verification), mission continuity and disaster recoveryDevelop defensive cybersecurity operations solutions for detection, mitigation, and response to cyber incidents using a combination of technology solutions and processes, and ensuring security issues are addressed quickly on discoveryDevelop solutions for collecting and analyzing intelligence to correlate adversary tactics, techniques, and procedures, investigating computer and information security incidents, conducting computer forensic network and host analysis, intrusion and threat hunting support, performing penetration tests to evaluate system security, maintaining proficiency in operation tools, creating countermeasures, and identifying trends in adversary behaviors and vulnerabilitiesProvide technical leadership for delivering an innovative product, service or, at higher levels, a combination of products and services that address a customer's specific objectives and requirementsSupport business development and capture teams to identify, quality, and pursue opportunitiesLead and develop innovative solutions in support of capture and proposal efforts, to include evaluating tradeoffs of solutions against cost, schedule, function, quality, and other evaluation criteriaSupport capture strategy development through technical leadership, including the creation and marketing of discriminating value propositionsSupport program management and business development reviews and assist in improving technical performance on existing programs as requiredInteract with clients in combination with business development, capture and operations teamsCreate white papers, presentations, demonstrations and briefings that convey technical thought leadership and differentiated features in response to customer needsBasic QualificationsBachelor degree in technical fields with 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Master degree in technical field with 10+ years of prior relevant experience; Industry certifications will be considered in augmenting years of experience.Lead solutions architect on medium or large size ($500+M) business captures and proposalsExperience and/or expertise in Information Assurance or Cyber Security and at least three of the following areas: Networking, System Development, Software or Application Development, Hardware Engineering, IT Operations, System Architecture, Cloud Architecture, Agile Development, and IT Service DeliverySelf-motivated and focused on delivering outcomes with the ability to work independently and in teamsStrong communication skills (writing, speaking, and listening), including ability to articulate solutions and rationale for design decisionsExperience leading the development of solutions for proposalsExperience in writing for white papers, RFI responses, and proposalsExperience in conducting trade studies, product evaluations, or research projectsAbility to communicate with senior executive leadership (internally or client) regarding matters of strategic importance to the organization/projectAn active Secret security clearancePreferred QualificationsCISSP Certification is strongly desiredCCSP, CRTSA, CNDA, or GDSA CertificationExperience with DoD and federal government contracts and customersDoD 8570.01-M compliance with IASAE Level 2Experience with scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data, preferably for enterprise data center, cloud or Hybrid environmentsExperience with integrating solutions in a multi-vendor environmentKnowledge of enterprise logging, with a focus on security event loggingExperience with enterprise-scale operations and maintenance environmentsExperience with various security toolsAbility to multitask and solve complex technical problemsAdaptable to changing circumstances and operational needsExperience with SIEM, SOAR, log analysis, vulnerability analysis, and some scripting experience.Team leadership experiencePublications, Presentations, and Speaking engagements on the topics of CybersecurityExperience working with senior company and customer leadersAbility to obtain a Top Secret/SCI security clearancePay Range:Pay Range $110,500.00 - $170,000.00 - $229,500.00#Remote