Advanced Cyber Auditor

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

REQ#: RQ82212

Travel Required: 25-50%
Requisition Type: Pipeline


  • Review and assess all aspects of the customer’s mission by conducting full packet capture analysis of customer network traffic
  • Inspect network traffic for non-authorized activity or any form of network exploitation and compromise using a variety of network security sensor applications
  • Analyze data traffic inspection results and present results and findings in a clear and concise manner
  • Prepare reports and briefings to include recommendations for mitigation techniques
  • Run network modeling and configuration compliance/vulnerability scanning tools on computer networks


  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Security, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline; commensurate operational experience can serve as a substitute for degree requirements
  • Possess 3-5 years operational experience in the military, other Federal Government, or comparable civilian position in Cyberspace operations
  • Possess minimum of 3 years of experience specifically conducting full packet capture analysis and mandatory experience in network and system administration, TAP technologies, virtualization administration, *Nix O/S, and server technologies
  • Possess IAT III (i.e., CISSP) and CSSP Auditor (i.e., GCIA, C|EH, GSNA, CISA) certifications as defined and described in DoD 8570.01-M; computing environment certification such as CCNA or Linux+; or ability to obtain certifications within 180 days of hire
  • Possess Information Operations and CND experience as defined and described in Joint Publication 3-13, Information Operations and DoD 8570.01-M. 
  • Possess OSCP, GCIA, GCIH (or any related GIAC certification), WCNA, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE and MCSE information technology certifications
  • Previous experience conducting vulnerability-based network security assessments desired


  • Working knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) to include DoD’s system security authorization agreements (SSAA). 
  • Strong experience with network security monitoring, threat hunting, network packet analysis, malware analysis, signature development, and shell scripting
  • Ability to install, configure, and administer network security monitoring (NSM) software applications
  • Ability to troubleshoot hardware and software problems
  • Ability to configure, manage, and maintain networking equipment
  • Strong computer networking skills and experience with network firewalls
  • Possess a working knowledge of computer network modeling software
  • Possess a working knowledge of computer network vulnerability and compliance scanning/analysis software (e.g., Tenable Nessus)
  • 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
  • Work network models using MS Visio
  • Experience with network packet capture technologies and all mainstream protocol analyzers 
  • Experience performing manual packet analysis with a hex editor
  • Programming experience (Perl, Python, C, etc.)

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.