JR. Security Analyst for Cloud Services

Clearance Level
None
Category
Information Security
Location
Alexandria, Virginia

REQ#: RQ96728

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Jr. Security Analyst

Join General Dynamic Information Technology (GDIT) to provide Security Analyst services for an exciting new contract.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the transition from the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Benchmarks to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) benchmarks for securing products and components hosted in the cloud.
  • Will perform security compliance activities associated with the requirements identified in NIST 800-37 (current version), “Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems” and NIST 800-53 (current version), “Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations.”
  • 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.
  • Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.
  • Ensures compliance with regulations and privacy laws.

Key Requirements:

  • U. S. Citizen and/or Green Card holder
  • Ability to secure a Public Trust clearance
  • 2+ years of substantive IT knowledge and demonstrate hands-on expertise and/or training in areas of emerging technologies.
  • Must have knowledge of security scan tools to ensure remediation of findings.
  • Must have hands-on experience and expertise with ethical hacking, firewall and intrusion detection/prevention technologies, secure coding practices and threat modeling.
  • Be a self-starter with keen analytical skills, curiosity, agility, and adaptability.
  • The ability to work quickly, willingness to work on ad hoc assignments.
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills

Desired:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline
  • Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification from one of the major Cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google)


 

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.

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.