Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction
The Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) will perform the following duties:
Perform system or network designs that encompass multiple enclaves to include those with differing data protection/classification requirements
Provide security planning assessment, risk analysis, and risk management
Recommend system-level solutions to resolve security requirements
Support the Government in the enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external systems and architectures.
Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.
Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.
Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.
Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.
Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.
Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance.
Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
Participates in special projects as required.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four additional years of ISSE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree.
5+ years of related data security experience.
DoD 8570 compliance with IASAE Level 2 is required.
CISSP Certification is required.
Proficiency in the identification, derivation, analysis, implementation, testing, deployment and management of cybersecurity requirements.
Ability to troubleshoot complex systems
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.