Cybersecurity Program Lead (642180)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


Leidos is working on a Department of Energy (DOE) cybersecurity program, and is in the process of identifying a high-performance team to include a Cybersecurity Program Lead. This program will be located in the DC Metro area.

This key role provides a technical leadership role over all cybersecurity functions delivered comprising more than 100 people. This person acts as the primary interface for all operational and program support cybersecurity issues to senior government customers covering areas including: cybersecurity operations, compliance, technical architecture, continuous diagnostics and mitigation, and supply chain risk management.


Required Skills
• 20+ years IT experience, to include:
o 12+ years of which experience is with enterprise cybersecurity
o 5+ years of experience managing cybersecurity teams, including technical leadership
• CISSP, CISM, SANS, or other related certifications
• Master’s degree, preferably in computer science, cybersecurity, MIS, related fields, or Bachelor’s degree with additional 4 years’ experience
• Prior experience managing cybersecurity tasks for a federal agency, preferably the Department of Energy
• Experience with the following cybersecurity areas: endpoint protection, network security, security operations, incident response, policy, vulnerability management, FISMA compliance, and related areas
• Current “Q” (Top Secret) or “L” (Secret) level clearance.

Desired Skills
• Experience supporting government agencies with their continuous diagnostics and mitigation (CDM) and supply chain risk management programs
• Experience working in and managing a security operations center
• Program management experience with programs $20M/year and larger


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. JBLeidos ICBJMETA ICGP500