Information Security Analyst Advisor

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Information Security
Location
Tampa, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

ACAS

Cybersecurity

Information System Security

Risk Management Framework

RMF

REQ#: RQ171982
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Please take this opportunity to join one of GDIT’s fastest long-standing growing programs!  US Battlefield Information Collection and Exploitation System eXtended (US BICES-X) is a cutting edge program supporting DoD intelligence information sharing on current and emerging global threats to mission and coalition partners and emerging nations. With an internationally dispersed team supporting each combatant command, the US BICES-X Team is in direct support of the war fighter and their missions. We are seeking a creative and driven professional with a passion for solving real-world issues on a cross-functional, fast-paced team.  You will be part of a dynamic team that is delivering a business driven Enterprise Network to support BICES Global Enterprise Mission Support Services increasing performance, security, scalability, and stability while reducing costs and complexity resulting in increased supportability. 

Responsibilities:

  • Performs Cybersecurity activities (formally known as IA - Information Assurance) for a large Program; coordinates with government Program staff, USAF, and other government agencies to assist in the creation, dissemination, direction, and auditing of program policy, standards, and operating procedures
  • Utilize available resources to conduct Cybersecurity activities, and report to senior GDIT and government personnel on overall program security posture
  • Conduct network and system audits for vulnerabilities using Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and ACAS vulnerability scanner
  • Ability to create, track and review Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) and conduct solution identification to assist in problem remediation and resolution
  • Communicate tactical and strategic threat information to Government leaders, Cybersecurity-Ops and A&A (formerly C&A) Staff to assist them in making cyber risk decisions and to mitigate threats
  • Carries out DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) in accordance with DoD 8510 to ascertain information systems' security posture by utilizing security control validation activities and coordinating security testing
  • Maintain the Security Accreditation status, including system documentation of multiple DoD classified networks and interconnected systems
  • Coordinates with OUSDI, USAF, DISA, and other organizations in support of audits and inspections and provides all necessary documentation as required for SAVs, ST&Es, CCRI, and Cyber Protection Team missions
  • Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems
  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices
  • Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
  • Participates in special projects as required

  • Qualifications:
  • Required Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of related technical experience required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must possess and maintain a Top Secret SCI security clearance.
  • BA/BS degree – may substitute additional years of experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of data security administration principles, methods, and techniques
  • Must meet DOD 8570.01M requirements for IAM Level II (e.g. CASP +CE, CAP, etc.)
  • Requires familiarity with network concepts, user authentication, cross domain solutions and commercial solutions for classified (CSfC)
  • Requires working knowledge of DOD RMF
  • Requires working knowledge of DISA eMASS
  • Requires understanding of ACAS Security Center and ENS (formerly HBSS)
  • Requires understanding of DoD policies and procedures, including FIPS 199, FIPS 200, NIST 800-53 and other applicable policies
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • The ability to work and set priorities on multiple projects/tasks at once and operate in a dynamic, fast-paced team-oriented environment
  • Depending on job assignment, additional specific certifications may be required
  • The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment.

The above-listed job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

8 + years of related experience

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

Certification

Travel Required

None

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.