Cyber Security Forensic Specialist (Active Polygraph Required)

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Information Security
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ47530

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 Forensic Specialist joining our team to support Government activities in Chantilly, VA.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Cyber Security Forensic Specialist supporting the customer, you will be trusted to execute multi-faced programs that support dynamic mission sets. In this role, a typical day will include:

Support the mission partners overall Counterintelligence threat analysis efforts by:

  • Performing technical assessments on IT infrastructure components, malicious code, and Advance Persistent Threats
  • Conducting IT network forensic assessments across a full spectrum of computer and network devices, Windows/Linux hosts, mobile devices, virtual machines, and hardware/software
  • Establishing and maintaining baseline functional and technical specifications/standards for each system deployed


  • 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 5 years related experience.
  • Technical Skills:
    - Familiarity with operational technologies and how they utilized in support of operations to include understanding of CI risks that need mitigation
    - Demonstrated experience examining and/or imaging the following media types: cell phones, hard drives, thumb drives, flash media, compact discs, etc.
    - Experience with commercial forensic tools including FTK, Paraben, Helix, Ilook, Xways, Wireshark, FireEye
    - Network defense operations (e.g. proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS)
    - Network communications and WiFi associated technologies (TCP/IP protocols, DNS, DHCP)
  • Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with MAC OS
  • Programming experience (Java, C, C++, Perl, Python, Enscripts)
  • Relevant certifications (MCSE, MCITP, etc.)


  • Alignment to a mission-critical role that directly impacts the customer’s ability to effectively execute its mission.
  • Direct engagement with contractor leadership that centers upon career development/mobility, enhanced performance evaluation, and corporate information sharing & networking opportunities.
  • Placement on a dynamic team of talented professionals that organically fosters an environment of innovation, collaboration, and trust.










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.