MCNOSC PKI Registration Authority

Clearance Level
Cyber Security
Quantico, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cyber Security

Information Security


REQ#: RQ143411
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of a team that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The USMC MCNOSC team is searching for a Registration Authority (RA) to join the PKI RA section at Quantico, VA.

The PKI RA section is a fast-paced work environment and serves as the only PKI Enterprise help desk in the USMC providing professional and courteous support to customers located throughout the world to include tactical environments.

You will provide Registration Authority support to the USMC MCNOSC PKI operations. Support development and updating of plans and procedures as required in support of USMC PKI initiatives. Support of PKI tools in all network environments to include tactical which provides PKI procedures for concept of operations (CONOPS) and plan of actions and milestones (POA&M) to ensure successful execution. 

  • Provide PKI support for the Marine Corps Network Operations Security Center as Lead RA and Key Recovery Agent for both NIPR and SIPR requirements.

  • Manage production and issuance of USMC Alternate PKI Tokens using NEATs and SIPR Tokens using a TMS and peripherals provided by the Government at the MCCOG; Provide general administrative support to the execution of PKI logistics activities (i.e. controlled distribution of NIPR, SIPR and ALT Tokens and PKI peripherals).

  • Maintain support for creation and removal of Local Registration Authorities (LRAs); Assist in the execution of LRA, Trusted Agent and end user PKI training; Serve as Liaison between the MCCOG and the field LRA staff for the resolution of issues elevated to the MCCOG call center.

  • Maintain and sustain the central repository of PKI records specified by the Government, to include records required to establish the validity of a signature and the proper operation of the PKI as specified in the DoD PKI Certificate Policy; maintain a daily physical logbook consisting of all RA certificate activities as specified in the DoD RA LRA Certificate Practice Statements (CPS)/NSS RPS.

  • Perform metric collection and reporting on selected activities directed by the Government. Shall maintain a daily log of user assistance calls, SIPR token and Alternate token certificate issuance, revocations and server certificate issuance to be incorporated into a monthly status report.

  • Prepare and analyze data provided to the Contract Lead and PKI Section Head for Operations Center Briefings. Compile monthly reporting metrics.

  • Perform operational testing of beta tokens, new certificate types and Token Management Testing along with operational capability testing of all new versions of PKI certificate and systems.

  • Maintain and update required PKI certificate issuance, revocation, and key recover actions in appropriate existing or future SharePoint lists/Databases.

  • Resolve customer issues related to PKI certificate use and system configuration.

  • Coordinate and communicate with over 76 commands throughout the USMC for Operational Directive SIPR Token Issuance. Develop, improve, and maintain a compliance tracking spreadsheet.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree: additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree

  • 2+ years of direct RA experience

  • Certifications: Registration Authority, Key Recovery Agent Certification, CPR Reset

  • ITILv3 Foundations within 6 months of start

  • Security+ CE

  • Secret clearance


  • Excellent customizable health benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision)
  • 401K with company match
  • Educational Assistance and eLearning
  • Flexible work week
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to employee advancement
  • Rewards and Recognition programs
  • Innovative and collaborative environment encouraging of highly motivated critical thinking

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


CompTIA - Security+ - CompTIA

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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.