Information Technology/Assurance (IT/IA) Specialist I (24/7)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Information Security
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Information Security

Information Security Management

Information System Security

REQ#: RQ167035
Public Trust: None
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

The primary function is working within Special Access Programs (SAPs) supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies, such as HQ Air Force, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and Military Compartments efforts. The position will provide “day-to-day” support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program (SAP) activities.

Performance shall include:

  • Establish complex operational software configuration controls and system interfaces for computer system(s) assigned.

  • Maintain file servers, Firewalls, network access, Security Monitoring Systems and system documentation as required.

  • Analyze and troubleshoot system anomalies to ensure optimum equipment performance.

  • Prepare system for operational use and support operational tests.

  • Review, prepare, and update authorization packages.

  • Notify customer when changes occur that might affect authorization accreditation.

  • Conduct cybersecurity portion of the self-inspection’s checklist.

  • Review and provide technical and cyber security coordination on all Bodies of Evidence that makeup the authorization package.

  • Identify any and all vulnerabilities and implement countermeasures..

  • Ensure information systems and network appliances are operated, maintained, and disposed of in accordance with security policies and practices

  • Perform Video-Teleconferencing VTC System Administration, Scheduling, & Configuration.

  • Provide External Information System(s) Client Support.

  • Perform account creations, changes, & deletions on multiple authorization boundaries.

  • Perform Help Desk & troubleshooting activities.

  • Perform Hardware/Software System Configuration, upgrades and modifications.

  • Perform system and network appliance patching activities.

  • Provide Government-Issued Laptop Support.

  • Assist in Media Control & Accountability activities.

  • Perform COMSEC account/equipment management activities.


  • 2+ years related experience

  • Prior performance in roles such as System or Network Administrator

  • SAP experience desired


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related area or equivalent experience (4 years)


  • IAT Level I (A+, NET+, etc.) or IAM Level I within + months of hire

Clearance Required to Start:

  • TS/SCI required

  • Must be able to Attain – TS/SCI with CI Polygraph


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

2 + years of related experience

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


A+ - CompTIA

Network Plus - CompTIA

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $85,819 - $116,107. 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.
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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.