The Cyber Security Engineer’s role is to conduct information system security engineering activities, confirm that information security requirements are effectively implemented throughout the security architecting, design, development, configuration, and implementation processes. The Cyber Security Engineer will:
Perform research system computer security, system exploitation, penetration testing, and software security assessment for applications for the mission networks.
Responsible for capturing and refining information security requirements.
Serve as an integral part of the development team designing and developing organizational information systems or upgrading legacy systems.
Employ best practices when implementing security requirements within an information system including software engineering methodologies, system/security engineering principles, secure design, secure architecture, and secure coding techniques.
Insure (IDAM) Software Integration policy and oversight including: Username/password and PKI authentication, security access controls, limiting user access to any data at or below the security level assigned to the users account, Monitor and restrict all network traffic, Encrypt all mission data at rest and in transit, require and force all data to be appropriately tagged in accordance with DoD 5200.01 and CAPCO guidance.
Develop the system security engineering architecture, review the implementation of the architecture, participate in design validation, and write the System Security Management Plan (SSNIP).
Provide JISG defined Protection Level (P/L-3) and employ system level controls for accessibility to enable SAP data protection for the Special Access required programs.
Prepare SSPs, Risk Assessment Reports, A&A packages, and Security Controls Traceability Matrix (SCTM), monthly and quarterly risk compliance reports.
Mandatory Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with CI Polygraph
Must presently be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2 preferred); must be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2) by date of security indoctrination with any necessary continuing education (CE) for certification
TS/SCI with CI Poly
6+ Years of Experience
Benefits of this Position:
Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program
Professional Development Assistance – Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)
Educational Reimbursement – toward degree programs and individual coursework
401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one
Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day
We know work-life balance is important, GDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holiday
Why Work at General Dynamics IT?
Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field
Support missions that make a difference to our Nation
Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do
Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT
Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the United States and the world
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.