Cyber Project Manager (Active Polygraph Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
McLean, Virginia

REQ#: RQ116319

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

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Cyber Project Manager joining our team to support ODNI Customer activities at McLean, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cyber Project Manager supporting the ODNI Customer, you will be trusted to work on innovative solutions that will transform and enhance the Enterprise IT environment to meet the growing global mission. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Interacting directly with USG Chief Technology Officer (CTO), and Chief Information Officer Front Office.  Engaging with onsite and multiple site teams that include: Cyber Security Engineering Team (Information System Security Officers (ISSOs), Security Control Assessor’s (SCAs), Subject Mater Experts in Cloud Security, cyber security analysts, Information System Security Managers (ISSMs), and Information System Security Engineers (ISSEs) and reporting to the on-site Program Manager as the lead to vector in all Cyber Security requirements for the client.
  • You will have an opportunity to analyze user digital and cyber security requirements, establish concept of operations and high level system architectures to benefit client needs.
  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of digital requirements, design and technology.
  • Guide users in formulating digital requirements, advise alternative approaches and conduct feasibility studies.
  • Interact with USG regarding systems engineering digital requirements technical solutions for consideration around associated challenges and risk.
  • Guide the capability development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system engineering integration and test plans.


  • Bachelor’s Degree (in an IT-related field i.e. Cyber Security and or Engineering/Computer Science)
  • 10+ years or relevant experience
  • Technical skills
  • TS/SCI w/ Polygraph 
  • Preferred qualifications: Systems Engineering, IT Project Management, DevSecOps, Cyber Architecture experience
  • Desired Certifications: Board certified in relevant security programs (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, NCSF, CAP et al.)


  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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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.