Cyber Security Analyst

Clearance Level
Cyber Security
San Antonio, Texas
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cyber Defense



Risk Assessments

REQ#: RQ144616
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Own your career as a Cyber Security Analyst at GDIT. Here at GDIT you will be a Cyber Security Analyst attached to an adaptive red team focused on adversary attack surface enumeration and exploitation targeting current, new and emerging Department of Defense technologies.


  • Evaluate and test hardware, firmware, and software for possible impact on system security, to determine system risk and exposure to adversarial attacks.
  • Develop procedures and capabilities for conducting cybersecurity risk assessments using adversarial techniques, incorporating offensive cyber and advanced post-exploitation skills.
  • Experience planning, conducting, reporting on Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO) and Cyber Red Team engagements.
  • Real world experience employing a variety of cyber tools from vulnerability scanners, to exploitation frameworks and commercial, government or open-source Cyber/hacker/adversary tools.
  • Interpret, analyze, and report security vulnerabilities and anomalies identified during assessments incorporating in comprehensive technical reports.


  • Required Technical Skills: Offensive Cyber Operations, Red Team Engagements, Penetration Testing, Initial Access, Post-Exploitation Activities and Data Exfiltration
  • Applicant must be willing to work in group settings and alone.
  • Travel to operational venues will be required >25%. Work will take place in a classified environment, requiring schedule flexibility.
  • Preferred skillsets: AI/ML, SCADA, programming (C, C++, Golang, Rust), scripting (bash, Python, ruby), penetration testing, reverse engineering, exploit development, forensics
  • Location: Onsite
  • Security Clearance: Secret (Top Secret SCI Eligible)
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree preferred and/or technical training will be recognized
  • Required Experience: 3+ years of related professional experience
  • Certification: PenTest+, GIAC series, OSCP, Sec+ or similar preferred


  • 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
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

4 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Comptia PenTest+ CE - CompTIA

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

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 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.