Senior Cybersecurity Engineer - Zero Trust (HYBRID or REMOTE)

Clearance Level
Cyber Engineering
Falls Church, the USA

REQ#: RQ118577

Travel Required: 25-50%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is the leading systems integrator in the Zero Trust public sector market—developing and delivering innovative solutions to government customers. Our Zero Trust business continues experiencing rapid growth, and this is an opportunity to join our team and be a part of creating Cybersecurity solutions that make a real impact.

** Candidates can be HYBRID or REMOTE**

Remote candidates would be required to travel 25%


As a Senior Cybersecurity Engineer on the Zero Trust Program team, your responsibilities will include:

  • Assessing current/forecasted customer demand to identify, innovate, design, and build strategies around new Zero Trust opportunities from end-to-end. This is a team effort, and your focus will be on integrating the components provided by our Zero Trust partner community in an extensible manner
  • Developing a flexible platform to allow for rapid integration of capabilities provides by new partners and/or emerging capabilities from GDIT’s current Zero Trust partner landscape
  • Recognized as a subject matter expert in developing Zero Trust solutions for customers in the public sector market
  • Providing expert knowledge for the research, evaluation, and development of advanced cybersecurity solutions incorporating data analytics/visualization, automation, threat intelligence, SIEM/SOAR, and UEBA technologies into an integrated solution aligned to customer mission needs
  • Providing expert knowledge for the development of Zero Trust architecture designs to optimize mission effectiveness across all aspects of cybersecurity
  • Providing expert guidance and leadership to less-experienced personnel
  • May serve as a task or project leader (not a people manager)

In order to be considered:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent STEM field and 5+ years of Cyber Security experience
  • Allowable Substitution for Bachelor's Degree is an additional 4 years of relevant experience
  • Active SECRET clearance and able to obtain/maintain Top Secret or higher

The likely salary range for this position is $144,000 - $216,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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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.