CND Cyber Tools Developer / FORT GEORGE G MEADE MD

  • 01/29/2018

Job Description

Leidos is seeking a Cyber Tools Development specialist to support the DoD's JRSS (Joint Regional Security Stack) deployment activities, a multi-year, global effort to improve the DoD's security posture and provide enhanced security capabilities and analytics by centralizing and virtualizing network security into regional stacks rather than locally distributed appliances.     In this role, you will support the active and passive Cyber Network Defense (CND) tools deployed in stacks and will assist with initial configuration, troubleshooting, and support one or more products within DISA's CND tool suite: ArcSight, TippingPoint, Sourcefire, Argus, Bro, Fidelis XPS and SSL, Niksun FPCAP, Lancope, Opswat, and Inquest. You will develop, test and implement custom software code to support CND tools and processes, this will include installation, configuration, maintenance and operations scripts used with the CND tools or on their underlying Operating Systems (OSs) and hardware. To be a successful fit to this assignment, you should have 2+ years' expertise in CND tactics, processes and procedures as well as expertise in the design, operation, and tuning of CND tools.  Signature deployment and best practices knowledge is required for applicable tools such as TippingPoint. You should be well versed in TCP/IP communications and in Unix server construction and maintenance. This position is in support of  DISA Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS).   DOD interim Secret clearance is required to begin work on this program.  You must be able to successfully obtain up to Top Secret based on requirements from the customer and program.


Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 14 years or more of professional experience; or 12 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree or equivalent work experience.   REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Expertise in developing, testing and implementing customer software code to support CND tools and processes which includes installing, configuring and maintaining operations scripts and supporting at least two of the following: ArcSight Sourcefire Fidelis XPS Lancope Inquest Opswat Bivio Argus and Bro Tipping Point Additionally, each of the below are required: Knowledge of TCP/IP communications
  • Experience in leading large engineering projects. DoD 8570 IAT2 certification SECRET Security clearance (or ability to obtain one)


  • Experience with additional CND tools
  • Experience with AD
Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ICJBMeta JBLeidos // SKCYB85