Cyber Transport Specialist

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Cyber Security
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ82205

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Pipeline


  • Agnostic of threat, the CT will review and assess all cyber-related issues for networks, systems, and applications supporting mission-critical operations in the following areas:
    • Review and assess the telecommunications infrastructure that supports the customer’s missions, and any facilities and organizations that support, to determine the mission survivability of an organization and its supporting facilities to include equipment and routing, from a communications perspective, and their ability to complete all assigned missions from a communications perspective
    • Identify all aspects of communications-related vulnerabilities, increase the customer’s awareness of potential vulnerabilities and impacts of communications on mission execution capability, and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate identified vulnerabilities


  • Possess Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or other Telecommunications-related technical discipline; commensurate operational experience may be substituted for degree requirements
  • Possess 3-5 years operational experience in the military, other Federal Government, or comparable civilian position in Cyber transport operations
  • Previous assessment experience desired


  • Broad knowledge and working-level operational experience with commonly used DoD data and voice networks and transmission systems
  • Extensive knowledge with configuration, operation, and management of the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) and other DoD and Commercial terrestrial and satellite communications systems and networks
  • Broad experience in general military command and control operations and support of DoD C4I systems including identifying critical mission systems, their vulnerabilities, and the impact of broader strategic, operational, and tactical implications on higher DoD or National level missions
  • Demonstrate current knowledge of and familiarity with the following:
    • Fiber optic distribution systems
    • Optical transport networks
    • SONET/SDH, ATM, IP, and TDM protocols, equipment and networks
    • Encryptions systems
    • DISN, DSN, DRSN, DMS SIPRNet, NIPRNet, JWICS, DSCS, Milstar, AFSCN, GMD, GPS, cellular, Microwave, and various other DoD and commercial architectures and SATCOM systems
  • Working with Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) to prepare presentations, reports, and white papers

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

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.