Own your career as a Cyber Engineer Senior at GDIT. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build strong lines of cyber defense using cutting-edge technologies. Your work in cyber security at GDIT will have an impact on securing our clients’ missions and ensuring we anticipate the threats of tomorrow.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cyber Engineer Senior, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Cyber Engineer Senior joining our team to perform engineering and management of Palo Altos, Zero Trust Architecture, and CSOC tools.
HOW CYBER ENGNEER SENIOR WILL MAKE AN IMPACT
Engineer, maintain, and analyze security applications such as Palo Altos (Primary), Splunk, SOAR, McAfee ePO, Tenable and others.
Evaluates, tests, recommends, coordinates, monitors and maintains cybersecurity policies, procedures and systems, including infrastructure and access management for cybersecurity hardware, firmware and software
Ensures that cybersecurity plans, controls, processes, standards, policies and procedures are aligned with cybersecurity standards
Identifies security risks and exposures, determines the causes of security violations and suggests procedures to halt future incidents and improve security.
Develops techniques and procedures for conducting cybersecurity risk assessments and compliance audits, the evaluation and testing of hardware, firmware and software for possible impact on system security, and the investigation and resolution of security incidents such as intrusion, frauds, attacks or leaks.
Carries out triage on security events, coordinates incidents with Incident Management Team, IT operations, network engineering, and application teams
Diagnoses, identifies, isolates, and analyzes problems utilizing historical database records.
Participates in the security engineering, validation testing of system configuration/hardening, and assessment of classified information systems (IS).
Supports security posture assessments.
Maintains awareness of cyber trends, threats, and vulnerabilities.
Develops, integrates and maintains security toolsets.
Alerts management to recurring problems and patterns of problems.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
Education: BA/BS or equivalent years of experience
Required Experience: 5 years’ experience, AS and 7 years of experience, or 9+ years of experience
Required Technical Skills: 5+ years of Palo Alto experience, 3+ years of Threat Hunting/Analysis experience using various security tools, and Zero Trust experience. Must hold Security+ certification or equivalent.
Security Clearance Level: Public Trust of ability to obtain
Preferred Skills: Ticketing and reporting experience. Linux and Windows experience.
Experience with security tools such as Splunk, SOAR, McAfee, RSA Netwitness, and Tenable.
Location: Hybrid in Bossier City, LA
GDIT IS YOUR PLACE:
Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
401K with company match
Comprehensive health and wellness packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays
The likely salary range for this position is $72,000 - $108,000, 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.
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 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.