Deputy Site Lead-DISA Global / SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE IL

  • 01/29/2018

Job Description


Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Deputy Site Lead for the DISA Global Network Assurance Team on the DISA GSM-O program at Scott Air Force Base in O'Fallon, IL.


Job Description


Manage a large team performing 24x7 cybersecurity services for Department of Defense networks.  Supervision of analysts who analyze threat intelligence, correlate actionable security events, and review network traffic alerts to identify compromises in DoD customer networks or hosts.  Responsible for managing team priorities, interaction with the government customers, presentations to senior leaders and hiring/firing decisions for both employees and subcontractors.

Primary Responsibilities:

-Responsible for leading the team, setting priorities, contractual reporting, and representing the contract to the government customer. 

-Coordination of resources and information management during incident response efforts. 

-Involved in decisions regarding the hiring, firing, promotion, and award decisions concerning direct reports.

-Providing inputs to DISA’s cyber security architecture requirements and cyber strategy.


Basic Qualifications:


-Active Top Secret Clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI.

-Existing 8570 IAT II Certification (Security+, CISSP, etc)

-BS and 8+ years of prior relevant experience (4+ years of related experience may be substituted in lieu of degree). 

- Cyber/CND experience (Protect, Detect, Respond and Sustain) within a Computer Incident Response organization.

- Demonstrated understanding of the life cycle of network threats, attacks, attack vectors and methods of exploitation with an understanding of intrusion set tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs).

- Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth and common security elements.

- Knowledge of malware and other threats targeting large government enterprises.

- Demonstrated experience with managing large teams.



Desired Skills:


- In-depth knowledge of architecture, engineering, and operations of at least one enterprise SIEM platform (e.g. ArcSight, Splunk, Nitro/McAfee Enterprise Security Manager, QRadar, LogLogic).

- Experience and proficiency with any of the following: Anti-Virus, HIPS/HBSS, IDS/IPS, Full Packet Capture, Network Forensics.

- Experience with malware analysis concepts and methods.

- Unix/Linux command line experience.

- Scripting and programming experience.

- Motivated self-starter with strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to create complex technical reports on analytic findings.

- Familiarity or experience in Intelligence Driven Defense and/or Cyber Kill Chain methodology.

- Existing 8570 CND Analyst Certifications (CEH).



External Referral Eligible

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