Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Information Security
Locations
Springfield, Virginia
St Louis, Missouri

REQ#: RQ131611

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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 we can't turn into opportunity. And our work depends on TS/SCI level cleared  Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) joining our team to support our Intelligence customer in WMA or St. Louis, MO.

Job Summary:

Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction. Monitor, evaluate, and maintain systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems, network, databases, and Web-based security

Job Duties:

  • Research, develop, implement, test and review an organization's information security in order to protect information and prevent unauthorized access.
  • Inform users about security measures, explain potential threats, install software, implement security measures and monitor networks.
  • Generally responsible for gathering information necessary to maintain security and establish functioning external barriers such as firewalls and other security measures.
  • Define, create and maintain the documentation for certification and accreditation of each information system in accordance with government requirements.
  • Assess the impacts on system modifications and technological advances.
  • ISSOs review systems in order to identify potential security weaknesses, recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities, implement changes and document upgrades.

Skills/Qualifications:

Required:

  • TS/SCI Clearance with CI Polygraph
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, computer engineering, systems engineering or any related field/major, or 5 additional years of experience in information technology.
  • Knowledge in risk management, security management, security models, access controls, network protocols, VPN, security architecture, and database security.

Desired:

  • Certified CISSP certification

About Our Work

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.