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Information Systems Director
Transform technology into opportunity as an Information Systems Director with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you’ll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As an Information Systems Director you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on Information Systems Director joining our team.
HOW AN INFORMATION SYSTEMS DIRECTOR WILL MAKE AN IMPACT
Assesses security infrastructure, network and systems design to evaluate and ensure system/ network security. Provides technical support and oversight in the design, implementation, integration, configuration, and testing of complex computer and network security solutions to protect and manage the network/system's security. - Identifies security risks, threats, and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications, and new technology initiatives. Provides technical support in the development, testing, and operation of firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and enterprise anti-virus and software deployment tools. - Conducts complex security architecture analysis to evaluate and mitigate issues. Develops policies and procedures for securing the system infrastructure and applications.
Develops complex technical and programmatic assessments, evaluates engineering and integration initiatives, and provides complex technical support to assess security policies, standards, and guidelines. Develops, implements, enforces, and communicates security policies and/or plans for data, software applications, hardware, and telecommunications. - Performs highly complex product evaluations, recommends and implements products/services for network security. Validates and tests complex security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommended vendor technologies. - Identifies and oversees the installation, modification, or replacement of hardware or software components and any configuration change(s) that affects security.
Provides complex technical oversight and enforcement of security directives, orders, standards, plans, and procedures at server sites. Develops manuals and ensures system support personnel receive/maintain security awareness training. - Assesses the impact on the business unit/customer caused by theft, destruction, alteration, or denial of access to information and reports to senior management. - Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel. - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience - Nine or more years of experience in network, host, data, and/or application security in multiple operating system environments - Experience working with Internet Protocol networking, networking protocols and understanding of security-related technologies, including encryption, Internet Protocol Security, Public Key Infrastructure, Virtual Private Network, firewalls, proxy services, Domain Name System, electronic mail and access lists - Experience working with Internet, web, application and network security techniques - Experience working with relevant operating system security (Windows, Solaris, Linux, etc.)
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
● Active TS/SCI Clearance Required with Poly
● Experience working with leading firewall, network scanning and intrusion detection products and authentication technologies - Experience working with federal regulations related to information security (Federal Information Security Management Act, Computer Security Act, etc.) - Experience working with NIST Special Publications and Certification and Accreditation process methodology - Possesses security certifications (Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISCO Certified Network Associ ● Location: On Site ● US Citizenship Required
GDIT IS YOUR PLACE: ● 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
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Years of Experience
5 + years of related experience
* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree
None - N/A
Less than 10%
U.S. Citizenship Required
About Our Work
We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.
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.