PKI / Certification Authority Engineer SOCOM MacDill AFB

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
MacDill AFB, Florida

REQ#: RQ45654

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) Engineer 

Job Description

PKI Certificate Authority Engineers perform tier three PKI certificate authority support in accordance with the SIE OPORD. Candidates must be detail-oriented and have in-depth knowledge of using PKI to ensure that communications between servers and devices are secure. This includes managing PKI services on servers and having an in-depth understanding of the enterprise infrastructure, to include the hardware and software used, data center design, networks, ports, load balancers, and how all these components interact.

 Typical Duties
  • Interfacing with internally and externally hosted Certificate Authorities (CAs) and Registration Authorities
  • Upgrading and deploying PKI to all environments
  • Analyzing all aspects of the existing infrastructure and providing recommendations to enhance system reliability, availability, serviceability and scalability
  • Troubleshooting unique and complex problems related to infrastructure and PKI
  • Learning and deploying new security products as needed
  • Developing pioneering approaches to emerging information security industry trends and assisting with automation of the environment
  • Day-to-day responsibility for the operation of hardware security modules (HSMs) and Key Management.

Required Clearance: TS/SCI
Required Experience:
Years: 8
Description: experience in PKI administration, managing digital certificates, and verifying digital certificates, as well as strong infrastructure design and documentation skills.
Required Certification: Employment is contingent upon obtaining all required certifications within the timeframe specified in a waiver by the government (if applicable) and maintaining required certifications through the duration of the contract. Failure to obtain/maintain required certifications will result in disqualification for this position and could result in termination.
Current MCSE
DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II or higher
Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred Education:  Bachelor’s degree in IT related field
Designs and defines system architecture for new or existing computer systems

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS, 8+ years experience

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.