REQ#: RQ73159 Cyber Security Analyst, with Polygraph (Open)
Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular
We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge that we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Cyber Security Analyst joining our team to support Government activities in McLean, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cyber Security Analyst supporting the customer, you will be trusted to examine a variety of system and network technologies and operational activities for Counterintelligence (CI) risks. Activities performed in this capacity include, but is not restricted to:
Leading technical CI assessments of system/network topologies and write assessment reports based on findings
Analyzing IP network topologies for CI, technical and operational vulnerabilities and risk
Reviewing configurations of IP based network equipment such as routers, switches, firewalls, IDS/IPS, One Way Transfer (OWT) appliances for security policy and deployment guideline compliance, operating system and security patch updates, and configuration baseline
Conducting and evaluating automated system and network scans using tools such as Wireshark, NMap, Nessus, Nipper Studio
Supporting external customer projects by providing system and network engineering expertise and CI guidance in working groups, customer meetings, and in written communication to ensure the projects comply with sponsor policy and regulations while fulfilling operational needs
Providing CI recommendations to architecture and design reviews
Evaluating network operations using network management platforms, network scanning tools, auditing functions, and log reviews
Reviewing procurement processes of hardware, software and services to comply with CI and operational needs
Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
Working independently with little supervision and should be flexible to support customers located throughout the WMA
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.
Minimum of 15 years of experience: 10+ years of network/systems engineering experience in a secure environment and five or more years supporting mission-based TCP/IP networks
Experience with planning, configuring, and maintaining IP network products including routers, switches, wireless networking, VPN’s, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, One Way Transfer (OWT) appliances
Experience with configuring, securing, and maintaining cloud-based services such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud
Demonstrated experience with communications protocols such as IP, TCP, UDP, MPLS, OSPF, IGRP, BGP
Hands on experience with one or more of the following network operating systems – Cisco iOS, MXOS, JunOS