CND Systems Engineer - Secret (TS/SCI preferred) Springfield, VA and FT MEADE, MD

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Systems Engineering
Locations
Springfield, Virginia
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ97845

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

CND Systems Engineer
Secret Clearance required, TS/SCI preferred
Springfield, VA and FT MEADE, MD

Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest growing and long-standing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real world issues on a cross-functional, fast paced team. You will be part of a dynamic team that is delivering a business driven Enterprise Network to support BICES Global Enterprise Mission Support Services increasing performance, security, scalability, and stability while reducing costs and complexity resulting in increased supportability. 

As part of the Cybersecurity Infrastructure Support Team, you’ll be charged with maintaining the Cyber Security Posture for Enterprise data centers, workstations and remote locations across the globe.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs Cybersecurity Infrastructure Support activities (formally known as Cyber Network Defense) for a large Program; coordinates with government Program staff, USAF, and other government agencies to assist in the creation, dissemination, direction, and auditing of program policy, standards, and operating procedures.
  • This position will be working within our Cybersecurity Infrastructure environment providing but not limited to; Implementation and Administration of Security Ops, SPLUNK, ACAS, HBSS, and security related activities to secure and harden systems.
  • Uses defensive measures and information collected from a variety of sources to identify, analyze, and report events that occur or might occur within the network in order to protect information, information systems, and networks from threats.
  • Utilize available resources to conduct Cybersecurity activities, and report to senior GDIT and government personnel on overall program security posture.
  • Conduct network and system audits for vulnerabilities using Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), ACAS vulnerability scanner, and DISA SCAP to mitigate those findings for Solaris, Linux, Windows, and associated network operating systems.
  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • 9+ years of related cyber security experience required.
  • Must possess and maintain a secret clearance (TS/SCI Preferred).
  • BA/BS degree and Masters Degree required or equivalent work experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of data security administration principles, methods, and techniques
  • Must meet DOD 8570.01M requirements for IAT Level II & CSSP-Infrastructure Support.
  • Requires demonstrated familiarity with network concepts, user authentication, and digital signatures

Preferred Qualifications:

  • HBSS Proficiency with a focus on back end maintenance, policy management and deployment.
  • ACAS Proficiency with a focus on Vulnerability Scan policy, DISA Best Practices and Agent manager deployment.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux operation and maintenance experience.
  • SPLUNK & SYSLOG operating, and management experience is a plus.
  • The ability to work and set priorities on multiple projects/tasks at once and operate in a dynamic, fast-paced team-oriented environment.
  • The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.
  • Possess and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
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.