Senior Cyber Operator

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Cyber Security Technical Analysis
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ75235

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Plans, prepares, and executes tests of systems to evaluate results against specifications and requirements as well as analyze/report test results.

The applicant shall possess experience and ability to perform vulnerability assessments on communications using computer networks, industrial control systems, radio, wireless, and other communication systems.

DoD TS/SCI clearance is required.

The applicant must be available for frequent travel with in the continental United States and overseas.

Senior Cyber Operators shall possess IAT Level II and CSSP Auditor certifications as defined and described in Joint Publications 3-13 Information Operations and 3-12 Cyberspace Operations, DoDI 8500.1, DoD 8570.01 and 8570.01-M.

At least one of the following certifications will satisfy the requirements for IAT Level II:

CCNA Security

CySA+ **



Security+ CE



At least one of the following certifications will satisfy the requirements for CSSP Auditor:


CySA+ **






Performs assessments of systems and networks within the network environment or enclave and identifies where those systems/networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy. Measures effectiveness of defense-in-depth architecture against known vulnerabilities.

Establishes strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems.

Assists in the implementation of the required government policy (i.e., NISPOM, DCID 6/3), and may make recommendations on process tailoring.

Performs extensive analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommends additional security requirements and safeguards.

Supports the formal Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E) required by each government accrediting authority through pre-test preparations, participation in the tests, analysis of the results, and preparation of required reports.

Periodically conducts of a review of each systems audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed.

Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced cybersecurity personnel.

May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 8+ years of 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.