USSOCOM's mission is to “Provide fully capable Special Operations Forces (SOF) to defend the United States and its interests and synchronize planning for global operations against terrorist networks.” As a member of our team, you will partner with SOF military and civilian members to directly support this mission by providing worldclass Information Technology services and support that connect over 60,000 users around the world.
We are seeking a Network Security Administrator on site at MacDill Air Force Base. To be considered, candidates MUST HAVE an active TS/SCI.
Network Security Administrators are required to have a strong technical background, including a working knowledge of network management protocols, networking architecture, authentication practices, and security administration. It is important that Network Security Administrators keep abreast of industry security trends and developments, as well as applicable government regulations. Network Security Administrators should have excellent troubleshooting and communication skills.
Typical duties include:
Implementing network security policies and procedures
Administering and maintaining firewalls
Managing, monitoring and updating malware prevention systems
Monitoring security advisory groups to ensure all necessary network security updates, patches and preventive measures are in place
Preventing and detecting intrusion
Performing intrusion detection analysis
Managing web proxy appliances
Creation and modification of custom SNORT Rules for IDS architecture
Educational Requirements: None
DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II *
Eight years of intensive and progressive experience in the candidate’s field of study and specialization.
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.