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Cyber Security Engineer (Firewall)

Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, United States

Job Description:
Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group is currently seeking a Cyber Security Engineers with firewall expertise! In this role, you will be responsible for all firewall aspects of a site migration to DISA's Joint Regional Security Stacks (JRSS)

POSITION MAY BE LOCATED IN: Springfield VA, Fort Meade MD, Scott AFB, Montgomery AL

In this Role You Will:
Orchestrate the project end-to-end from a Firewall Security Prospective; Analyzes Firewall Security discovery information and determines requirements for the migration
Provide Firewall gap analysis at the start of the project; Directs team members and reviews results.
Deconflict inconsistencies between engineering implementation plans (EIPs ) and directs changes to EIP author
Maintain current network diagram for COI/Base (end-to-end)
Control all variables and allocations e.g. IP Addresses, Firewall configurations, VRFs, shims, process IDs, etc.
o Identify and communicate firewall security requirements to Tools and CND teams. This includes acceptable Deadlines tracked by PM
Track task status against ASI schedule and adjusts implementations as required.


BS degree and 12- 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant experience.

Required expert experience in three or more of the following security devices:
Cisco ASA Firewalls
Cisco RAVPN concentrators
Palo Alto Firewalls and Panorama
Juniper Firewalls
F5 load balancers
Bluecoats Proxy servers (WCF,FWP,RWP)

Required Experience & Qualifications:
In-depth protocol analysis, with tools such as tcpdump.
Experience in leading large engineering projects.
Leadership skills in organizing a team of engineers
DoD 8570 IAT2 certification
Top Secret Security clearance

Additional desired experience:
Cisco MPLS.(Multi Protocol Label Switching)
BGP routing. (Border Gateway Protocol)
Standup of Remote access Virtual Private Networks(RAVPN)
Military/DoD security architectures
JRSS familiarity
CISCO or Palo Alto Certifications

External Referral Bonus: Eligible

Potential for Telework: No

Clearance Level Required: Top Secret

Travel: Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40

Shift: Day

Requisition Category: Professional

Job Family: Network Administration and Ops

Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws. - provided by Dice

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