Information Security Analyst

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Information Security
Location
Ridgecrest, California

REQ#: RQ123966

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The GDIT team is looking for an Information Security Analyst to support the D433000 Division at the Naval Air Warfare Center located at the Navy Base in China Lake, CA.

The D433000 Division provides Information Technology (IT) services for the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Logistics competency. The D433000 Division manages the All Weapons Information System (AWIS) is the NAVAIRIT system providing complete life cycle tracking and IT management system for many naval ordnance systems. The system provides comprehensive and timely information for the development, production, maintenance, follow-on engineering, acquisition, and logistics to support Fleet readiness and help sustain sophisticated weapons systems and associated support equipment. AWIS is designated as the centralized database for NAVAIR ordnance data and is currently comprised of numerous interrelated applications. AWIS consists of approximately 40 active modules, which facilitate business processes for approximately 7,000 users.

China Lake is located midway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas and is a comfortable drive to the Mountains and skiing in the North and San Diego to the South. The beaches of L.A. aren’t far away either so you’ll have the best of all worlds!

For more information on the location please see the following online videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64Ty0NqDDno&app=desktop  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjPAqjYpZSk

As the Information Security Analyst you will plan, implement, upgrade, and monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. You will assess system vulnerabilities for security risks, and propose and implement risk mitigation strategies. You may be required to ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining a comprehensive and holistic system view while addressing stakeholder security and risk concerns

  • Ensuring the effectiveness and suitability of the security elements of the system as an enabler to mission/business success

  • Ensuring that relevant threat and vulnerability data is considered in support of security-relevant decisions

  • Provide the evidence necessary to support assurance claims and to substantiate the determination that the system is sufficiently trustworthy

  • Conduct security risk management activities, producing related security risk management information, and advising the engineering team and key stakeholders on the security-relevant impact of threats and vulnerabilities to the mission/business supported by the system

  • Analyze, interpret, and recommend solutions for system shortfalls, discrepancies, or improvements in technologies and security requirements

  • Provide input to project risks, mitigation strategies and issues

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline

  • 3+ years of related experience

  • Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology, DoD Security Directives, Policies, Publications and Regulations, and DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP)

  • Possess strong system analysis, problem-solving and written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to utilize COTS/GOTS and custom tools and processes/procedures in order to scan, identify, contain, mitigate and remediate vulnerabilities, and intrusions

  • Familiar with integrating security into DevOps pipelines

  • Must have an active DoD Secret security clearance

  • Must be a U.S. citizen

  • Must have Security+ CE Certification

  • Must have Microsoft OS Certification

Additional Job Description

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.


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.