Cyber Security Analyst

Full Time
Lackland Air Force Base, TX
Areas of Interest: Incident Response, Network Services, Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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Cyber Security
Yes, 25% of the time
Day Job
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Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
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Leidos has an opportunity for a Cyber Security Analyst at Lackland AFB in San Antonio, TX. Candidates must possess a current TS/SCI security clearance in order to be considered.
The candidate will be a key player in supporting and evolving the processes, procedures and methodologies for implementing and executing exploitation, analysis, and instruction activities in support of Cyber Protection Teams (CPTs).  The candidate will be involved throughout all phases of the CPT mission and will serve in many roles, with a concentration Access Network Operations.  Although not all inclusive, the position involves a blending of several disciplines to include, but not limited to; incident response, code/script development, and knowledge of network ports, protocols and services. 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate an ability to methodically and proactively analyze problems and offer solutions
  • Identify and mitigate operating system vulnerabilities and embedded persistent threats
  • Understand, detect, and emulate operating system adversary tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs)
  • Exhibit good writing and communications skills, to include the ability to render concise reports, summaries, and formal oral presentations
  • Willing to travel up to 30% with trips varying in length, as dictated by the customer

  •  Must possess an IAT Level III certification upon hire
  •  Must have a TS/SCI clearance
  •  Must possess or be willing to obtain Linux+/LPIC-1 or RHCSA and a Windows Server 2012 R2 or 2016 MCSA within 6 months of hire
  •  Minimum Bachelor’s degree and 2 years’ experience, Associates degree with 4 years’ experience or 6 years’ equivalent experience without a degree; degrees focused on engineering or applied science
  •  Must complete self-assessment questionnaire, customer pre-screen, skills assessment lab, and pass the training and certification program(s) as dictated by the customer, and remain mission ready qualified
  • Candidate should be self-motivated with minimal supervision
  • Intermediate “hands on” experience with PowerShell and WMI capabilities; ability to operate and navigate the operating system from the command prompt with ease
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 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Leidos is a science and technology solutions leader working to address some of the world’s toughest challenges in national security, health, and infrastructure. The Company’s 19,000 employees support vital missions for our government and the commercial sector, develop innovative solutions to drive better outcomes, and defend our Nation’s digital and physical infrastructure from ‘new world’ threats. Leidos is headquartered in Reston, Va. and had approximately $5.06 billion in revenues for fiscal year 2015, on a pro forma basis, following the spin-off of the company’s technical, engineering and enterprise IT business on Sept. 27, 2013.
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Company Industry: Information Technology and Services
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 10,001+