Leidos Information Assurance Analyst - active TS/SCI required in SUITLAND, Maryland


Leidos currently has an opening for an Information Assurance Analyst to work in our Suitland, MD customer site at the Office of Naval Intelligence. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the NMIC Information Technology Enterprise Services (NITES) mission. In this mission we will support the Cyber Security, Information Assurance (IA) and Assessment & Authorization (A&A) efforts for Naval Intelligence.

An active TS/SCI clearance is required to be considered for this role.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Perform security scans, using tools such as Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), Center for Internet Security (CIS) Benchmark, and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP). Analyze scan results, and document findings for products as required to successfully complete Collateral and SCI-level security certification testing and evaluation (ST&E) as appropriate for the product. Scan results and findings are to be documented according to NAVINTEL IA and ICD 503 Risk Management Framework (RMF) processes.

  • Perform ISSO responsibilities per SECNAV M-5239.2, which includes acting as a point of contact for matters of cyber security relating to assigned systems, reviewing audit trail logs and scans, and ensuring systems are maintained per security policies and procedures, and maintaining compliance and reporting weekly findings to Vulnerability Remediation Asset Management (VRAM).

  • Document and execute a plan for each security assessment and testing task performed in support of project tasks and as tasked for approved project requirements.

  • Prepare Security documentation in support of project tasks and as tasked for approved project requirements, which support successful completion of Collateral and/or SCI-level security testing and evaluation (ST&E) appropriate for the product.

  • Carry out and monitor all A&A Security activities, in accordance with the ICD 503 (RMF) process.




To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below.

  • Active TS/SCI clearance

  • AS/BS in IT, IA or related field OR Military training per SECNAV M-5239.2

  • 4+ years C&A experience with DIACAP, RMF, ICD-503, and/or NIST Framework

  • Knowledge of the DoD, IC, and national level system security initiatives and secure Information/Local Area Network (LAN)/Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies.

  • Experienced with DoD, DISA, Navy Network Warfare Commend (NNWC), DoDIIS, and IC tools, systems, reporting mechanisms and requirements for C&A.

  • Knowledge and experience in eMass and Xacta Accreditation processes and programs.

Preferred Qualifications:

Active CCNA, CAP, CASP, SSCP or Security + (CE) certification


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.