Intermediate Information Assurance Analyst Lead

Clearance Level
Information Security
Fort Meade, Maryland

REQ#: RQ116609

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is preparing to win the DISA’s Defense Enclave Services (DES) program supporting the National Defense Strategy for Information Technology (IT) Reform.  The program is a 10 Year Single Vendor ~$12B IDIQ that will provide Common Use IT as a Single Service Provider (SSP) to twenty-two (22) 4th Estate agencies while migrating and sustaining 370,000+ users at 500+ global locations.  GDIT will provide DES all-required transition, infrastructure, network operations and management, engineering and innovation, cybersecurity, and technical refresh support to consolidate all of the agencies under one operational environment.  The network will consist of Non-classified Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNet) and Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNet) domains and will use the DISA DoDNet as the technical baseline for standardization between agencies upon transition.


Guides the implementation of appropriate operational structures and processes to ensure an effective IA security program including boundary defense, incident detection and response. Assesses impact, determines probably damage and suggest methods of damage control, conducts computer forensics, and follow-on analysis to build historical and predictive capabilities for IA incidents.


Forensics or incident response certification (GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, CHFI, CEH, Magnet, Encase, FTK, Belkasoft, FLETC, DC3, etc.)

Experience in cloud security and administration

Experience leading digital forensic investigations

Experience as an incident manager

Secret clearance is required

10 years of related experience required

Certification requirement:

DoD 8570 IAT III - one of the following IA certifications: CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA

CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH, CCSP

Compute Environment Certification In addition to the baseline IA certification requirement for their level listed above the DoD 8570.1 mandate states IATs with privileged access must obtain appropriate Computing Environment (CE) certifications for the operating system(s) and/or security related tools/devices they support as required by their employing organization. (e. g. Microsoft certifications for Microsoft systems support technicians for the specific system the IAT is spending most of their time supporting)

Education: BA/BS degree in a related field


Desired Qualifications:

Experience threat hunting in an enterprise environment

Experience with malware analysis to derive IOC’s

Experience with scripting languages

Experience in enterprise networking

Experience with EDR and/or MDR tools

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

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