Leidos has an opening in Northern Virginia for a Cyber Threat Detection Developer to support our TSA customer in their Security Operations Center.
Duties include utilizing a Splunk Enterprise Services SIEM to proactively research and then apply custom detection capabilities from disparate data sources such as: cyber threat intelligence, vulnerability data, campaign and indicators of compromise. These threat detection data types will be used to develop custom security, engineering and or applicable dashboards; validate existing and/or create new correlation rules and alerts, as well as validate the index sources of the SIEM to ensure a thorough defense in depth for the enterprise. Daily activities will include investigating and analyzing all logs available within the SIEM, documenting workflows and identifying process improvements in the handling and remediation of cyber security events. The developer will be required to have a deep understanding of how to develop custom content within the Splunk SIEM using advanced SPL language and data models or other network security tools to detect threats and attacks. Cyber Threat Detection Developers participate in briefings to provide expert guidance on new threats and will act as an escalation point for cyber analysts and engineering leads. The developer will also be required to author reports and/or interface with customers for ad-hoc requests. In addition, the Threat Detection Developer may be asked to participate in discussions to make recommendations on improving SOC cyber visibility, process improvements and reducing the incident remediation period.
Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
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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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.