Cybersecurity Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Information Security
Chantilly, Virginia
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ96925

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a Cybersecurity Systems Engineer to help support an exciting new Cloud Service Offering contract, Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS). This position will require the employee to report full-time onsite in Fort Meade, MD or Chantilly, VA. 

NOTE: This position is contingent upon contract tasking.

The Cybersecurity Systems Engineer:

  • Requires a high level of information assurance and security experience.

  • Possesses specific systems engineering knowledge and experience in one or more areas including current security technologies such as Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Key Management (KM), Key Root Management (KRM) and Virtual Private Networks (VPN), but also emerging technologies such as but not limited to Identity Management (IdM), Privilege Management (PrM), Digital Policy Management, IA Metadata, Crypto Key Management, Credential Management and Attribute Management.

  • Provides guidance to less experienced secure systems/software engineers.

  • Develops and recommends technical solutions to support client requirements in solving moderately complex network, platform and system security problems.

  • Provides analytical and engineering solutions based on federal and industry INFOSEC policy, doctrine and regulations.

  • Provides identity management, secure system engineering and development, biometrics, system/security requirements analysis, secure system definition, as well as specification development of INFOSEC policies and procedures utilizing technical and analytical skills.

  • Designs test beds for the Developmental Test & Evaluation (DT&E) of advanced INFOSEC hardware and software solutions.  

  • Potential areas of functionality include but are not limited to:  Master IA Systems Engineer, Master IA Systems Security Engineer, and Master IA Analyst. 

  • Able to independently accomplish complex requirements.

  • Performs complex assignment with little guidance.

  • Has latitude in completing broad objectives.  


Required Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance  

  • IAT Level II Certification 

  • MA/MS Degree in a technical discipline

  • 6 years experience

  • 3+ Years managing Microsoft 365 services  and Azure in a large-scale environment 

  • Experience with ACAS, STIG’s and HBSS 

  • Experience with commercial cloud services

  • Experience in developing and reviewing Authorization package and artifacts 

  • Experience with DoD RMF process

  • Able to report onsite as indicated above

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with AWS, Azure and/or GCP cloud services

  • Experience with Agile software development  



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 Texas or Montana 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.