We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER. joining our team to support the Technical Shared Services Team activities at the Integrated Technology Center in Bossier City, LA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator.
Responsible for managing or as a team member of one of our multiple teams of cybersecurity engineers that support multiple customers ranging from the DoD, Federal, State, and local agencies
Responsible for overseeing the development of cybersecurity documentation like processes and procedures
Responsible for providing status reports to management on a regular basis on the status of assigned security programs and/or assigned role responsibilities.
Maintain a solid knowledge of current information security practices through regular training and research.
Participate in knowledge sharing with employees and management to advance our security awareness program.
Act as a consultant on all aspects of system security.
Ability to manage parallel tasks and accurately document any issues and/or resolutions
Experience working with multiple customers in a fast paced environment
Ability to work additional hours as needed based on assigned tasks
Ability to communicate and work effectively with all levels in the Company
Ability to manage projects across technical and functional disciplines Ability to manage and execute assigned projects, technical and functional disciplines and/or tasks within established timelines Ability to self-educate across a variety of IT security related subjects
Possesses sound analytical problem-solving and documentation skills
Knowledgeable of various information security/IA products such as Splunk, McAfee, Fortigate, Puppet, PKI, VPN, firewalls, and intrusion detection systems
Familiarity with vulnerability scanning such as Nessus
Understanding of information systems and architectures
Cyber Security Analyst Advisor: BS Degree Management Information Systems/Information Security/Related Field 8+ years of applicable IT experience or 10+ years of related experience
Cyber Security Analyst Sr: BS Degree Management Information Systems/Information Security/Related Field 5+ years of applicable IT experience or 7+ years of related experience
Cyber Security Analyst: BS Degree Management Information Systems/Information Security/Related Field 2+ years of applicable IT experience or 4+ years of related experience
Cyber Security Analyst Associate: BS Degree Management Information Systems/Information Security/Related Field 0+ years of applicable IT experience or 2+ years of related experience.
Professional Certifications -IAT Level II (Current GSEC, Security+ with evidence of continuing education, SSCP, or CCNA-Security)
Interim or Active DoD Secret clearance (Or Ability to obtain)
Knowledge of AWS and Azure cloud computing
Knowledge of NextGen Security Products
Knowledge of Project Management methodologies
Knowledge of various network vulnerability scanning platforms (Qualys, Nessus, etc.)
Knowledge of Routers, Switches, Fortinet proxy filtering, Firewalls, and authorization boundaries
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows networks
Knowledge of current IT security best practices
Knowledge of system administration, network and operating system hardening techniques, firewall/policy rule sets
Knowledge of identifying, modifying and manipulating applicable system components within Windows, Unix, and/or Linux environments
Demonstrate a positive attitude and teamwork skills. Solid written and oral communication skills
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.