Cybersecurity Systems Engineer - TS/SCI Required

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Information Security
Location
Fort Shafter, Hawaii

REQ#: RQ69382

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking candidates to support the US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM). Under the I2TS 3 task order, INSCOM ensures reliable, uninterrupted availability of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information Management (C4IM) including: networks, hardware, software, engineering, and specialized tools at the point of customer need to support INSCOM's mission. INSCOM and its MSCs provide the enabling layer to connect the Army and its tactical formations to defense and national intelligence agencies via tactical networks. The ability to provide mission critical intelligence is dependent on the successful use of its information technology (IT) networks worldwide.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

An I2TS 3 Cybersecurity Systems Engineer will:

  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.

  • Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.

  • Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.

  • Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.

  • Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.

  • Conducts regular audits to ensure that systems are being operated securely, and information systems security policies and procedures are being implemented as defined in security plans.

  • Develops, tests, and operates firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise anti-virus systems and software deployment tools. Safeguards the network

  • against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction or disclosure.

  • Safeguards the network against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction or disclosure.

  • Researches, evaluates, tests, communicates and implements new security software or devices.

  • Conducts routine investigations of information systems security violations and incidents, reporting as necessary to management.

  • Implements, enforces, communicates and develops security policies or plans for data, software applications, hardware, telecommunications and information systems security education/awareness programs.

  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.

  • Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance.

  • Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.

  • Ensure compliance with regulations and privacy laws.

Desirable Skills / Experience:

  • Possess working knowledge of Assessment and Authorization practices within DoDI8510.01, ICD 503, CNSSI 1253, and the Risk Management Framework (RMF) process including various security tools (ACAS, HBSS, etc).

  • Knowledge of data security administration principles, methods, and techniques

  • Familiarity with domain structures, user authentication, and digital signatures

  • Understanding of DHS/DoD policies and procedures, including FIPS 199, FIPS 200, NIST 800-53, DHS 4300A SSH and other applicable policies

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED with 8 years of related experience, or Associate’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of experience

Certification(s):

  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT or IAM Level II Computing Environment (CE) Certification as determined by the Program Manager is required prior to support on contract

  • Required Security Environment Certification: CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent

  • Desired Computer Environment Certification: CCNA-Security, CSA+, CASP CE, Associate of (ISC)2, CISSP, or equivalent

Security Clearance:

  • TS/SCI required

Additional:

  • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph for certain positions as determined by the contract

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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.