Information Security Engineer (Senior)

Clearance Level
Cyber Engineering
Sterling, Virginia

REQ#: RQ76320

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

Conducts software and systems engineering and software systems research to develop new capabilities, ensuring cybersecurity is fully integrated. Conducts comprehensive technology research to evaluate potential vulnerabilities in cyberspace systems.

Designs, develops, tests, and evaluates information system security throughout the systems development life cycle.

Tests, implements, deploys, maintains, and administers the infrastructure hardware and software.

Conducts risk assessment and provides recommendations for application design.

Handles a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access.

Uses encryption technology, penetration and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies, and information technology security research.

Designs and develops new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks.

Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cyber security architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration/testing issues.

Responsible for applying FISMA framework and NIST requirements to the architecture, design, development, evaluation and integration of systems and networks to maintain system security.

Experience with Agile Development Methodology.

Provide POA&M updates in accordance with requirements and schedule .

Builds and maintains trusted relationships with customers.

Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced cybersecurity personnel.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: CISSP; BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 7+ years of experience



Place of Performance is currently remote due to Covid-19 restrictions.

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.

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.