Cyber Security Analyst, TS/SCI with Polygraph required

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Cyber Security
Chantilly, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Forensic Tools

FTK Imager


REQ#: RQ167152
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

A career as a Cyber Security Analyst at GDIT means owning every opportunity to help support and advance our clients' missions. At GDIT, cyber security is embedded into every aspect of what we do. We're constantly evolving our cyber solutions to overcome our clients' biggest challenges, and you will have the opportunity to develop and grow as these technologies evolve.


  • Provide support for designing, engineering, implementing, and maintaining enterprise quality systems, networks, and applications for Cyber related investigations across initiatives.


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Experience: 8+ years
  • Location: Chantilly, VA, on customer site

Technical skills:

  • Demonstrated experience performing hands-on forensic review of devices to include laptops and mobile devices, using open source or commercial forensic tools, such as EnCase, FTK, X-Ways, Magnet IEF, or BlackLight.
  • Demonstrated experience handling and imaging various types of evidence from Solid State Drives (SSD), Hard Disk Drives (HDD), Thumb Drives, Volatile Memory, or Compact Disks.
  • Demonstrated experience with data extraction and analysis from various data sources including files, logs, directories, unallocated space, raw images, and custom databases.
  • Demonstrated experience parsing data types necessary to extract metadata and content of forensic value from various data sources.
  • Demonstrated experience and in depth understanding of multiple operating systems such as Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android.
  • Demonstrated experience performing hands-on forensic review or reverse engineering of modern mobile devices such as Google Android or Apple iOS.
  • Demonstrated experience working with virtualization software and virtualized environments to include ESXi, VMWare, or VirtualBox.
  • Demonstrated experience conducting analysis of identified malicious software or code using both static and dynamic malware analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience using debuggers and disassemblers such as OllyDbg, WinDbg, IDA Pro, or Binary Ninja.
  • Demonstrated experience understanding system kernel level processing to detect and report on significant kernel events such as root kits, hooked functions, call tables, and data structures..
  • Security clearance level: TS/SCI with Polygraph

​PLEASE NOTE: This position requires a security scrub that takes ~3 months

Skills and abilities desired:

  • Demonstrated experience using programming skills using scripting languages such as Perl, Python, or Bash.
  • Demonstrated experience with Sponsor’s enterprise and operational activities, capabilities, technical development programs.
  • Demonstrated experience with Sponsor’s information cyber security policies and regulations.
  • Demonstrated experience with risk management standards, Committee on National Security Systems Publication (CNSSP) 1253, Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2, 199, 200, and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication 800-37, 800-39, 800-53.


  • 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

8 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.