CyberArk Senior Engineer - Secret clearance - Remote

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ137214

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a CyberArk Sr. Engineer to support our ICAM program.


As a CyberArk Sr. Engineer for our ICAM program, you will also serve as the lead for the successful design, build, implementation, and day-to-day administration of initiatives related to privileged access management (PAM) solution for the program that touches multiple system platforms, databases, and applications.  In this role, you will also be responsible for the full lifecycle management of PAM products and services.  This will include engineering activities related to the solution, creating business products and reports to help communicate information related to this area such as technical plans, drawings and diagrams, white papers, and also leading technical meetings with both internal and external stakeholders.  You will also be responsible for promoting and maintaining security compliance, such as addressing or applying STIGs related to the solution, and directing day-to-day activities assigned to your areas of responsibility leveraging direct and indirect SME resources.  The CyberArk Sr. Engineer is also responsible for defining a concept of operations related to the PAM solution, and the procedures and tools required to ensure integration and operation of the solution.  Additionally, your expertise will be relied upon to provide guidance to internal and external stakeholders.  If required, you will conduct analysis of alternative solutions to determine the best course of action to support any emerging program goals and objectives related to this area of responsibility.

This position is 100% remote


In this role, a typical day may include: 

  • Recognized as a Subject Matter Expert in privileged access management (PAM) with emphasis on CyberArk

  • Use expert knowledge and experience to develop and apply advanced methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex and advanced software applications and problems.

  •  Advises less experienced employees on developing highly complex documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.

  •  Uses expert knowledge and experience in the preparation and installation of the privileged access management system by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming.

  • Leads the development of privileged access management solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems utilization, solution usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; and following the agile development methodologies iteratively deliver capability.

  • Helps establish operational plans.

  • Uses specialized knowledge to develop highly detailed documentation for new or existing initiatives in the area of PAM.

  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals.

  • Participate in Scrum calls.

  • Active engagement with the program customer, providing expert guidance and solutioning

  • Develop plans, drawings, and briefs.

  • Research current and emerging technologies and process methodologies and proposing changes and tailoring where needed.

  • Assess the system and business process architectures currently in place and works with staff to recommend improvements.

  • Prepare and present test plan, technical presentations, and analyst briefings.

  • Identify customer requirements, analyze alternatives and conduct product recommendations related to software, platform, and infrastructure configurations.

  • Provide updates to internal and external stakeholders on project status, schedule, and quality in comparison to objectives.

  • May serve as a task or project leader. (Not a people manager)


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum active DoD Security Clearance of SECRET, or higher

  • EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 15+ years of experience

  • Minimum active CompTIA Security+ certification, or higher 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent experience)

  • Integrating various platforms with CyberArk

  • Experience across various computing disciplines, such as cloud-based technologies, computing, and applications

  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies and frequent delivery cadence

  • Strong communication, collaboration, and organization skills

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

The likely salary range for this position is $128,000 - $192,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 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, or any other protected class.