Senior Security Engineer - REMOTE - US Citizenship required

Clearance Level
Systems Engineering
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Computer Systems

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Windows

REQ#: RQ143990
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

Senior Security Engineer - US Citizenship required

Must be able to obtain a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Public Trust Suitability (Full/Final) is required to start. Candidates with a Top Secret can (in most cases) get reciprocity for a Full/Final CBP Public Trust Suitability.


Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Security Engineer supporting a Customs Border Protection (CBP) project. We are an established team recruiting for a new team member to join the team!

GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

Our team works 100% remote, but candidates must have the ability to go onsite (Ashburn, VA) on (rare) occasions.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least 5 years of technical experience in the IT industry or project based environments

  • Experience scripting and programming in Python and Java

  • Experience with DevOps; working with development and operations staff to implement and support a delivery pipeline

  • Knowledge of PKI certificate

  • Knowledge of Cloud/Containerization

  • Knowledge of REST API

  • Experience working as/with ISSOs or Security Engineers

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Splunk

  • Experience with ELK stack

  • Experience with Vulnerability Management

  • Experience with Secure Code Reviews

  • Experience with PowerBI

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $104,000 - $156,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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 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.