Cyber Security Engineer

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Software Engineering
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Full Time,
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17 Dec 2023
Information Technology & Services

About Leidos

Making the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering, and science.

Actively Hiring

Leidos has a great opportunity for an experienced Cyber Security Engineer to join us in a permanent full-time role.  Reporting into the USA team with great flexible work arrangements available, this role will see you work on evolving Identify and Access Management capabilities to support the company’s future needs.

Primarily working with Active Directory, Single Sign-On, Multi-factor Authentication, Identify Management and emerging authentication standards, you will support the full system engineering lifecycle and your responsibilities will include the following;

  • Support a team of Identify & Access Management (IAM) engineers in designing, building, and deploying IAM systems that support and secure the Leidos corporate IT environments.
  • Participate in project lifecycle milestones, such as requirements development and reviews, implementation-level design documentation, and writing standard operating procedures.
  • Provide cross-training to service stakeholders when deploying, enhancing, or modifying services.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in at least one technology or service area offered by the IAM Engineering team.
  • Participate in high-level business activities, such as integrating corporate mergers and acquisitions, including planning, designing, and deploying integration capabilities.
  • Help develop technical roadmaps to drive constant cyber transformation and improvements in Leidos’ defensive posture.
  • Other areas as assigned.

About You and What You’ll Bring

Coupled with your education and/or practical experience you will be customer-focused and motivated to learn new technologies to ensure customer mission needs are met. In addition, you will demonstrate the following knowledge and skills;

  • Proven experience with Microsoft Active Directory.
  • Proven experience with Azure Active Directory.
  • Demonstrated experience administering Windows server systems, Federation Services and Single Sign-On technologies.
  • Working knowledge of Information Security concepts and practices.
  • Knowledge of basic networking concepts and protocols i.e. TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP etc.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders and foster collaboration.

Successful candidates will be required to be United Kingdom Citizens with the ability to hold and maintain a Public Trust Security Clearance

What we do for you:

At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.

  • We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
  • Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)

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