Chief Cybersecurity Engineer

Clearance Level
Interim Top Secret
Category
Cyber Engineering
Locations
Washington, District of Columbia
Las Vegas, Nevada

REQ#: RQ105872

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission—it connects every one of us because it’s embedded into every aspect of what we do.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Chief Cybersecurity Engineer joining our team to support the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). 

The National Nuclear Security Administration IT Managed Services (NIMS) is an exciting program performing IT support for the Department of Energys organization responsible for enhancing national security through the application of nuclear science by maintaining and enhancing the safety, security, and effectiveness of the US nuclear weapons stockpile.  This support is provided in several locations across the US giving employees great options for geographically diverse work locations.  The primary goal of the program will be to support the NNSA Associate Administrator for Information Management and Chief Information Officer (OCIO) in modernizing its IT and Cybersecurity Infrastructure and transforming current IT and Cybersecurity services to a managed service environment.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Chief Cybersecurity Engineer, you will provide support to the Program Manager for the full range of engineering support necessary to maintain the cyber defense systems to proactively identify, protect, and detect cyber threats.

Further responsibilities include:

  • Provide space mission assurance SME support during duty hours and while on-call.
  • Provide cyber incident response recommendations.
  • Analyze after action reports of cyber incidents, conduct trend analysis, and maintain

  a database of events.

  • Review lessons learned, conduct root-cause analysis, and provide recommendations.
  • Define and track cyber defense and cybersecurity maturity levels.
  • Provide the status of cyber defense operations.
  • Measure cyber defense service performance.
  • Plan, pilot, and deploy improved space mission assurance capabilities.
  • Support the installation, integration, and system administration of space mission 

  assurance solutions.

  • Respond to system issues within specified timeframes.

   

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a cyber related discipline
  • 10 + years of relevant experience.
  • CISSP certification
  • DOE Q, L, or TS clearance.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week.
  • 401K with company match.
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career.
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators.
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you.

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This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 18, 2022 or the start date, if after January 18. Individuals who work in or reside in Florida, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, or work outside of the United States may be excluded from this requirement.

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.