Information Assurance/System Security Architect

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Information Security
Location
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ116649

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is preparing to win the DISA’s Defense Enclave Services (DES) program supporting the National Defense Strategy for Information Technology (IT) Reform.  The program is a 10 Year Single Vendor ~$12B IDIQ that will provide Common Use IT as a Single Service Provider (SSP) to twenty-two (22) 4th Estate agencies while migrating and sustaining 370,000+ users at 500+ global locations.  GDIT will provide DES all-required transition, infrastructure, network operations and management, engineering and innovation, cybersecurity, and technical refresh support to consolidate all of the agencies under one operational environment.  The network will consist of Non-classified Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNet) and Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNet) domains and will use the DISA DoDNet as the technical baseline for standardization between agencies upon transition.

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrating solutions delivery, principles and implementation of new technologies
  • Designing and implementing security solutions.
  • Consulting and engineering in the development, design and implementation of security best practices and
  • implementation of solid security principles.
  • Security considerations of cloud computing, including: data breaches, broken authentication, hacking, account hijacking,
  • malicious insiders, third parties, APTs, data loss and DoS attacks.
  • Identity and access management (IAM) – the framework of security policies and technologies that limit and track the
  • access of those in an organization to sensitive technology resources.
  • Excellent ability to communicate with a diverse array of audiences
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • BA/BS or equivalent, 4+ years of experience
  • Secret Clearance

Responsibilities:

Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards. Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures. Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements. Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations. Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands. Supports customers at the highest levels in the development and implementation of doctrine and policies. Applies expertise to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures. Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system architectures. 

Certifications:

  • DoD 8570 IAT III - one of the following IA certifications: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA
  • CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH, CCSP
  • Compute Environment Certification In addition to the baseline IA certification requirement for their level listed above the DoD 8570.1 mandate states IATs with privileged access must obtain appropriate Computing Environment (CE) certifications for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices they support as required by their employing organization. (e. g. Microsoft certifications for Microsoft systems support technicians for the specific system the IAT is spending most of his or her time supporting)

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.