Leidos Gaithersburg , MD 20877
Leidos Corporate Information Security Group is looking for a Senior Cyber Vulnerability Engineer to join our Cyber Operations team in Gaithersburg, MD.
Must be able to handle the most dynamic and challenging scenarios encountered by the program and assist other analysts by providing direction and guidance when necessary.
Responsible to identify and exploit security vulnerabilities in a wide array of systems in a variety of situations.
Responsible for setting up scheduled and ad-hoc red team scenarios to highlight gaps impacting the organization's security posture.
Work both independently, as well as lead a team of technical testers on penetration testing and red team engagements.
Perform in-depth analysis of red team engagements results and provide a detail report that describes findings, exploitation procedures, risks and recommendations.
Execute penetration testing projects using the established methodology, tools and rules of engagements.
Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of experience in cybersecurity. Additional years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree.
3 years minimum of work experience directly related to Red Team assessments, penetration testing (intranet, internet, web, wireless, social engineering).
One of the following certifications: OSCP, OSWP, GPEN, GWAPT, OSCE, OSEE, GXPN.
Experience with scripting languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell, Java, Perl, etc).
Experience acting as a Subject Matter Expert or team lead providing guidance to others.
Experience with reviewing cyber security vulnerabilities for risk and relevance.
Experience in planning mitigations for systems vulnerabilities.
US citizenship is required and able to obtain federal security clearance.
Strong communication skills; able to successfully communicate with management personnel, technical personnel and third parties.
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 www.Leidos.com. The company's diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.