Sr Information Assurance Engineer - Active Top Secret required

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Information Security
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ100527

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Provide support during the system engineering process to analyze and develop security controls in accordance with DoD Risk Management Framework, other Federal government guidance and directed governance.


  • Integrate with the engineering elements to conduct information assurance\security by design.  

  • Integrate existing vulnerability management plans and policies 

  • Leverage DOD DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG). Audit existing systems for STIG compliance, and work with engineering teams to ensure STIGs are applied throughout the enterprise. 

  • Document the security controls, security configuration and testing of the systems and software. 

  • Collaborate with other Information Assurance teams to initiate the accreditation process early in the engineering process. 

  • Provides recommendations to clients on information assurance engineering standards, implementation dependencies, and changing information assurance related technologies. 

  • 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. 

  • Provides information assurance project management, technical security staff oversight, and development of mission-critical technical documents. 

  • Ensure compliance with regulations and privacy laws. 

  • Recognized as a subject matter expert in Information Assurance. 

  • Utilizes strong communication, writing, and interpersonal skills throughout workplace performance. 


Required Qualifications 

BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related technology field. Experience may be substituted for education. 

10 years relevant experience

Active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility, based on a T5 or T5R investigation. 

Excellent written communication skills primarily centered around creating information assurance policies, procedures, and accreditation packages. 

Candidate will be required to acquire DoD Instruction 8570 Level II Certification within 6 months of assignment 


This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.