Cyber Security Manager

at Leidos
Location Piketon, OH
Date Posted July 4, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



Job Description:

Leidos is currently seeking a Cyber Security Manager to provide coordination and technical expertise for the Information Technology Program with expertise in Cyber Security. The Cyber Security Manager will apply specialized knowledge and expertise in formulating and implementing plans, programs, policies, and systems appropriate to various threat situations and local conditions along with comprehensive knowledge of corrective action management, and auditing principles.

The ideal candidate must be able to interact with a variety of individuals from co-workers to senior-level managers within the company and customer.  Must also work closely with other site contractor managers and DOE officials. Must be able to use analytical skills to solve problems and establish priorities to achieve high quality and cost-effective results. Demonstrates a personal commitment to safety and quality.

Responsibilities include:

  • Administers the Cyber Security Program.

  • Interacts on a regular basis with all levels of contractor management.

  • Coordinates investigative activities with appropriate management, formulates written reports and presents oral briefings.

  • Conducts audits or surveys of security programs and provides assistance and consulting services to all departments.

  • Ensures all changes to systems are performed in accordance with configuration controls.

  • Researches, documents, and implements software application requirements, specifications and works with the system users to ensure effective use of applications.

  • Shares technical knowledge and works closely with the database administrator and other technical roles to provide mutual support.

  • Runs and monitors performance tests on new and existing applications and databases for purposes of identifying vulnerabilities, correcting mistakes, isolating areas for improvement and general debugging.

  • Gathers statistics and writes reports for discussion with management, team members, and end users.

  • Participates in the development of database architectures, coding standards, and quality assurance policies, and procedures.

  • Participates in the design and implementation of systems, policies, and procedures for disaster recovery and data archiving to ensure effective protection and integrity of data assets.

  • Remain conversant with the industry’s computer security technology and practices.

  • Maintains a safe working environment. Demonstrates awareness and implementation of applicable environmental, safety and health (ES&H) requirements while also alerting coworkers of such requirements as needed.


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance at a Q level.

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 4 years of related work experience or a high school diploma or equivalent plus at least 7 to 8 years of directly related work experience.

  • Position requires appropriate certifications and continuing education to ensure current knowledge of industrial security principles, procedures, and equipment.

  • Proficiency in development and deployment of software applications and databases including a strong working knowledge of software and development tools and techniques consistent with DOE standards and infrastructure architectural components.

  • Ability to collaborate with technical staff and customers in forming strategies to improve performance.

  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, including communicating and coordinating with other Government contractors and stakeholders


  • Knowledge of U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) directives and policies and procedures pertaining to sensitive information.

  • Related industry-recognized certifications such as Security + and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) are desired.

  • Active TOP SECRET or DOE Q clearance

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Cyber Operations

Pay Range:

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