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CyberSecurity Engineer/SME (Network Security)

Company: Leidos
Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

Description Leidos Health Group has an opportunity for a cybersecurity functional expert in the domain of network systems security. This individual will work with other talented cybersecurity professionals creating solutions for our newly stood up Data Loss Prevention Program supporting our Department of Veterans Affairs customer. This is an exciting opportunity to learn from and contribute to the world-class cybersecurity capabilities at Leidos as you work with the talented team of Leidos cybersecurity professionals. This position carries the additional satisfaction of serving our nation's Veterans in safeguarding critical personal and institutional data.This position is full-time and the holder will be 100% a remote telecommuter with minimal travel as necessary.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESWhat will this position require you to do?Analyze the network impacts and vulnerabilities on VA protected data (PII, PHI, and VA corporate data) which can arise from data movement through VA internal networks, Federal Government networks, and health information exchange networks with commercial and private health care providers. Develop solution requirements for identifying, labeling, and protecting protected data and for detecting and reporting data compromise. Develop and implement designs for exploring prototype solutions.All work will be done in a collaborative environment that includes DLP program SMEs representing other cybersecurity technical domains and VA customer cybersecurity experts and engineers.REQUIRED SKILLSWhat you will need to succeed?

  • Master's Degree concentrated in computer science, electronics engineering, or other engineering or technical discipline OR Bachelor's Degree with documented Expert level industry certifications (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert, Cisco Certified Design Expert).
  • 10 years' experience in Cybersecurity Engineering
  • 5 years' experience in the roles of Architect or engineer in the course of the development, deployment, and administration of Data Loss Prevention solutions, to include Insider Threat Detection and Cross-Domain Solutions.
  • 5 years of experience in network security design.
  • Current Public Trust or DoD clearanceDESIRED SKILLSHow do you stand out?
    • Current VA credentials and up-to-date VA Tier 4 / High background investigation
    • An understanding of sources and repositories of protected data in the VA Enterprise
    • Knowledge of commercial products and commercial solutions pertaining to data protection and cybersecurity networking protection.
    • Experience and knowledge using Microsoft 365 E5
    • Experience and knowledge using the GRC Risk Management Software Platform
    • Demonstrated experience with:
      • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rule
      • Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act
      • Privacy Act of 1974, and amendments
      • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines
      • Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA)
      • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)
      • Other laws and regulations pertaining to the protection of sensitive VA data.Pay Range:Pay Range $118,300.00 - $213,850.00The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.#Remote

Keywords: Leidos, Chicago , CyberSecurity Engineer/SME (Network Security), Engineering , Chicago, Illinois

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