Cyber Network Defense Analyst

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Cyber Security
Location
Langley AFB, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cyber Defense

Network Security

Network Security Tools

REQ#: RQ141549
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

Own your career as a Cyber Security Analyst at GDIT. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build strong lines of cyber defense using cutting-edge technologies. Your work in cyber security at GDIT will have an impact on securing our clients’ missions and ensuring we anticipate the threats of tomorrow.

Own your career as a Cyber Security Analyst at GDIT. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build strong lines of cyber defense using cutting-edge technologies. Your work in cyber security at GDIT will have an impact on securing our clients’ missions and ensuring we anticipate the threats of tomorrow.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Cyber Security Analyst joining our team in support of the Air Forces’ Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) Operations Center (DOC). Specifically, you will be providing Cyber Monitoring and Defense across a global enterprise. 

HOW A CYBER SECURITY ANALYST WILL MAKE AN IMPACT
 

  • Provide near-real-time monitoring and analysis of insider and external threats utilizing network security tools and custom developed scripts IAW Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 502
  • Perform near-real-time network security alerting and problem resolution
  • Prioritize remediation efforts using reliable threat intelligence
  • Monitor and protect the security of the DCGS from internal and external threats
  • Implement the Enterprise Audit Conceptual Framework as defined by Intelligence Community Standard (ICS) 500-27
  • Perform all functions of the CND Framework
  • Generate a complete list of auditable events for all user activity and then process, format, filter, and share the data
  • Provide risk determination recommendations to the Authorizing Official (AO) regarding acceptance or rejection of an Authority to Operate (ATO) or Authority to Test (ATT)
  • Assess and report cyber readiness; perform an analysis of trends and concerns, and report key findings (i.e. provide recommendations and knowledge transfer based upon key findings)
  • Provide weekly update to Government program leads on current status of cyber readiness
  • Provide a robust set of checks and balances to protect against unauthorized network modifications, penetrations, and other threats that might affect mission operations
  • Manage antivirus definition files on DCGS Enterprise information systems
  • Provide guidance and assistance to other units and agencies responding to security events
  • Track and ensure enterprise compliance of Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA), DISA assist bulletins, and Air Force Computer Response Team (AFCERT) notifications and compliance with other governing directives
  • Perform and oversee network vulnerability scanning functions IAW governing directive


WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:

  • Required Experience: 3+ years of related experience
  • Required Technical Skills: Strong knowledge of HBSS, Demonstrated knowledge of the CND Framework 4.10.2.3
  • Possess IAT Level II Security + Certification
  • Possess Cyber Security Analysis (CySA) certification IAW DoD 8570
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI
  • Location: On Customer Site
  • US Citizenship Required

    GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
    ● 401K with company match
    ● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
    ● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
    ● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
    ● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
    ● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

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

Certification

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ (CySA+) - CompTIA

CompTIA - Security+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required

Less than 10%

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.

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