Utilizes various information system inspection tools to audit systems, analyzing potential vulnerabilities and identifying mitigation approaches
Works closely with system administrators to validate that patching, antivirus definitions and other tools are up-to-date
Conducts technical evaluation of information system design, focusing on information security aspects and authorization
Assists in the preparation and development of authorization packages
Maintains systems documentation to support system authorization requirements
Makes recommendations to the customer that positively influence the organization's cyber risk posture
Develops techniques and procedures for conducting cybersecurity risk assessments and compliance audits, the evaluation and testing of hardware, firmware and software for possible impact on system security, and the investigation and resolution of security incidents such as intrusion, frauds, attacks or leaks
May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
May serve as a team or task lead
Qualifications: Bachelors and/or 10+ years of IT management experience including network engineering and cybersecurity support. Desired degree: Cybersecurity or Network Engineering. Will consider other combinations of years of experience, degree, and certifications.
Shift/Work Schedule: 40% Telework (2 days a week) optional
Required Certification(s): DoD 8570 IAT II (Sec+ or equivalent) or above
Desired Certification(s): DoD 8570 IAT III (CISSP or equivalent); ITIL
The likely salary range for this position is $121,306 - $181,958, 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.
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 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.