Cyber Information Security Analyst Sr

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Information Security
Locations
Washington, District of Columbia
Reston, Virginia

REQ#: RQ65749

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

When it comes to Cyber, GDIT is looking for people with enthusiasm, curiosity, and a thirst for knowledge.  Are you the person with the passion, intellect, and skills to learn the procedures and tools to become a great cyber analyst?   We are looking for people with the ability to learn new concepts and introduce new ideas that propel GDIT to the next level of cyber operational efficiency and help our customers reduce their exposure to cyber threats. Join a team that leads in cyber with the top technical cyber talent, range of customer experience, and emerging technology to address tomorrow's cyber threats. Our service model approach to secure, operate, and defend is predicated on ensuring the skill-set of our staff remains on the cutting edge of technology with virtual training platforms, vendor-specialized training, and Industry conference participation.

Responsible for strengthening the defensive posture and cyber defense operational readiness of an IT Enterprise, our Enterprise Cyber Network Defense (ECND) program defends and protects Government assets from external Cyber Security attacks and Insider Threats that can potentially cause or create data, systems, networks, and personnel vulnerabilities. 

Functional duties consist of:

In support of the General Dynamics (GD) Enterprise Cyber Network Defense (ECND) program, GD Information Technology (GDIT) seeks an Auditor skilled in cybersecurity and cyberspace defense processes, procedures, and governance that will provide impactful contributions to the Cyber Security Auditing section. The qualified candidate will be responsible for Risk Management Framework (RMF) Security Control Assessment and Authorization (A&A) of management, operational, and technical security controls used to protect, detect, characterize, counter and mitigate network and system vulnerabilities and security events, to improve the security posture of Department of Defense (DOD) and Intelligence Community (IC) networks and information systems.

The candidate will perform recurring, world-wide RMF A&A on behalf of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Cybersecurity Service Provider (CSSP) Program Management Office (PMO) for General Services (GENSER), and Special Access Program (SAP) / Special Access Requirements (SAR) CSSPs in accordance with (IAW) DODI-8530.01, CJCS 6510 series, and IC Directives and Standards; and for sites connected to the Joint Worldwide Intelligence Communications (JWICS) backbone IAW DIA JWICS Connection Approval Program (JCAP) policy.

• Conducting world-wide SAP/SAR and GENSER CSSP security control assessments to improve services and standards

• Conduct internal assessments of the DIA CSSP SAP/SAR and GENSER program

• Coordinate remediation of DIA internal assessment findings with responsible DIA support offices to ensure mitigation

• Provide monthly Plan of Action and Milestones (POAM) metrics for DIA internal assessments

• Develop auditor requirements and recommendations for Cyberspace Defense Services (CDS) assessments for sites connected the JWICS backbone in support of JCAP

• Perform security assessments at remote sites .

• Perform security assessments of contractor sites processing and storing data.

• Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls

• Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

• Participates in special projects as required.

Position Qualifications:

  • BA/BS 10+ years of related systems engineering experience or a combination of: (Education Degree from an Accredited Institute in an Area Applicable to the Position)   • High School Diploma + 12 years • Associate's Degree + 10 years • Bachelor's Degree + 8 years • Master's Degree + 6 years • PhD + 4 years
  • Valid TS/SCI clearance with CI Poly (or able to obtain CI Poly)
  • Security+ CE or other DoD 8570 baseline certification prior to employment.

Benefits of this Position:

  • Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
  • Professional Development Assistance –  Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
  • Educational Reimbursement –  toward degree programs and individual coursework
  • 401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
  • GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
  • Parking and transit commuter benefits

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field 
  • Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do 
  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance.

General Dynamics is a Fortune Blue Ribbon Company and Clearance Jobs Top 10 Government Contractor.

General Dynamics Information Technology solves our customers' challenges through future-focused technology and services, ingenuity and deep mission-knowledge. Partnering with government, defense, the intelligence community, industry leaders and cutting-edge technology companies, we deliver solutions that make a difference – helping our customers to advance mission performance, transform operations and discover opportunities to build a better future.

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.