Systems Security Engineer - Secret clearance - Dahlgren, VA

Clearance Level
Cyber Engineering
Dahlgren, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Information Technology Security

Network Systems

Risk Analysis

Systems Security

Vulnerability Assessments

REQ#: RQ146310
Public Trust: MBI Full 5C (T3)
Requisition Type: Pipeline
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

GDIT is searching for a Systems Security Engineer to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) in Dahlgren, VA.

GDIT is working to support the day to day IT, network, and cyber systems for the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) and have an opportunity for a Systems Security Engineer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Secret clearance based on T3 investigation required

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience)

  • Prepare and develop certification and accreditation documentation that complies with applicable DoD, Navy and NAVSEA IA requirements and guidance

  • Review, validate, and maintain accreditation records for NSWCDD RDT&E IT and network systems for the NSWCDD IAM

  • Serve as Information Assurance Officers for the RDT&E enclave within the department for system accreditations to create and maintain concept of operations (CONOPS), create and maintain documentation in accordance with current Government standard requirements (i.e. DIACAP, RMF, etc.) for ATO packages, and maintain records of RDT&E IT equipment in the Corporate IPA data

Job Requirements:

  • Six (6) years of professional experience in relation to IT security with the DoD or Navy

  • Experience with vulnerability analysis, risk analysis, SCAP scans, DISA Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) implementation, scanning for viruses and other software that is detrimental

  • Qualified experience in accreditation of systems and audits

  • This position is required to be designated as IAM II/CASP/GSLC

  • Secret clearance based on T3 investigation required, T5 investigation desired

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

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

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 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.