Cyber Engineer (TS/SCI, CDET3, Colorado Springs, CO)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Cyber Engineering
Colorado Springs, Colorado

REQ#: RQ90618

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join GDIT, an experienced leader in Cyber Defense Operations.  We are pursuing a new opportunity and in need of a Cyber Engineer in Colorado Springs, CO supporting the United States Space Force (USSF) to provide engineering and technical support for space mission assurance activities.


The Cyber Engineer will provide support to the Program Manager for the full range of engineering support necessary to maintain the cyber defense systems to proactively identify, protect and detect cyber threats.

  • Provide space mission assurance SME support during duty hours and while on-call.
  • Provide cyber incident response recommendations.
  • Analyze after action reports of cyber incidents, conduct trend analysis, and maintain a database of events.
  • Review lessons learned, root-cause analysis and Provide recommendations.
  • Define and track cyber defense and cybersecurity maturity levels.
  • Provide the status of cyber defense operations.
  • Measure cyber defense service performance.
  • Plan, pilot and deploy improved space mission assurance capabilities.
  • Support the installation, integration, and system administration of space mission assurance solutions.
  • Respond to system issues within specified timeframes.


  • BA/BS degree in a cyber-related discipline, 5 years of experience
  • DOD 8570.01 Manual Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level III--i.e. CISSP or equivalent
  • TS/SCI Security Clearance

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of/experience with space mission systems

The likely salary range for this position is $92,000 - $138,000, 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.

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.