Cyber Systems Engineer Advisor (Splunk)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Engineering
Locations
Reston, Virginia
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ54813

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) seeks a Principal Systems Engineer with advanced knowledge in applying in-depth sustainment support of enterprise network cyber defense capabilities to prevent sophisticated cyber threats and vulnerabilities, or detection of them when prevention fails. Hands-on experience in designing, fielding, and maintaining Splunk in a dispersed manner is a must.  

Functional duties consist of:  

  • Performing complex system development, design, modeling, analysis, integration, and sustainment of Splunk systems for new or existing computer systems within an Enterprise.
  • Developing dashboards, data models, reports and performance optimization.
  • Designing and customizing complex search queries and promoting advance searching, forensics, and analytics. - Developing and documenting configuration standards, policies, and procedures for operating, managing and ensuring the security of a Splunk infrastructure.
  • Participating in incident, problem, and change management processes related to Splunk.
  • Providing Splunk O&M and User access.
  •  Planning and directing upgrades and system enhancements.
  • Developing and implementing testing strategies and documenting results.
  • Developing documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Providing system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
  • Serving as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
  • Providing guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff.
  • Communicating with customers and teammates clearly and concisely.
  • Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Participating in special projects as required.

Position Qualifications:

  • BA/BS 8+ years of related systems engineering experience.
  • Valid TS/SCI clearance with CI Poly (or able to obtain CI Poly
  • Security+ CE  or other 8570 IAT level II certification
  • CSSP Infrastructure Support specialty certification requirements or able to obtain within six months of employment.

Benefits of this Position:

  • Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
  • Professional Development Assistance –  Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
  • Educational Reimbursement –  toward degree programs and individual coursework
  •  401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
  •  Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
  •  We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays
  • Parking and transit commuter benefits

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field 
  •  Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do 
  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance.
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.