Cyber Technical Analyst

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Category
Cyber Security Technical Analysis
Location
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ99038

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. We provide solutions and deliver actionable intelligence to analysts, warfighters, policymakers, and more.

Make GDIT your place by being resourceful and delivering your best every day. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a critical part of ensuring the safety and security of our nation. Our work depends on a Cyber Technical Analyst joining our team to support the Intelligence Community activities at Mclearen.

At GDIT, we get work done. As a Cyber Technical Analyst supporting the Intelligence Community, you will be trusted to work in an Agile environment supporting software development teams in securing environments. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Plans, prepares, and executes tests of systems to evaluate results against specifications and requirements as well as analyze/report test results.

  • Performs assessments of systems and networks within the network environment or enclave and identifies where those systems/networks deviate from acceptable configurations, enclave policy, or local policy.

  • Measures effectiveness of defense-in-depth architecture against known vulnerabilities. Involved in the establishment of strict program control processes to ensure mitigation of risks and supports obtaining certification and accreditation of systems.

  • Assists in the implementation of the required government policy

  • Involved in the performance of analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards.

  • Involved in the periodic conduct of a review of each systems audits and monitors corrective actions until all actions are closed.

  • Work with Information Security team to shepherd systems through the security accreditation process.  This will include attending TEMS, creating documentation, and interfacing with software development teams.

  • Work with software development teams to identify solutions to secure their systems.  This will include gaining an understanding of the basic operations of the system.

  • Work with DevOps Engineers to harden systems to prepare for security scans.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work experience. 

  • Ability to learn new security tools.

  • Familiarity with AWS.

  • TS/SCI with Poly

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Rewards program for high-performing employees

  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career


Not sure this job’s the one for you? Check out our other openings at gdit.com/careers.

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.