Information Cyber Security Engineer

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Cyber Security
Location
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ42575

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. 

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. 


The Information Cyber Security Engineer is responsible for supporting the technical infrastructure of the GDIT Security Operations Center (SOC) team of security analysts and incident responders and providing technical guidance and support for GDIT’s internal network. The primary duty of the Senior Cyber Security Engineer is to support the SOC’s engineering and administration efforts. Among other activities, the Senior Cyber Security Engineer is responsible for ensuring uptime for resources such as ArcSight data feeds of alerts and logs from firewalls, routers, other network devices or hosts, data feeds and/or alerts from CISCO Sourcefire(FirePower) and other host and network based IDS/IPS. He/she is very consistent in ensuring the security posture of GDIT’s and the SOC infrastructure, stays on top of current security technologies and developments in the security field and is able to relate them to the corporate network.

Required Experience:
•    Strong working knowledge of various security technologies, architecture, networking, engineering and administration 
•    Working knowledge of incident response and analysis
•    Strong experience with working in Windows LDAP/AD environments, Linux administration, technical documentation, and communicating technical information to leadership
•    Working knowledge of firewalls and VPNs, IDS/IPS, site blocking and content filtering tools
•    Working within a cyber operations or network defense operations environment
•    Hands-On experience with ArcSight ESM engineering/administration

Successful candidates will:
•    Have at least 5 years of progressive previous experience in security and network engineering
•    Have a deep understanding of networking, storage, and operating system technologies
•    Preference will be given to candidates who are familiar with CISCO FIREPower Defense Center (IDS),  CISCO AMP, FireEye HX, ArcSight Use Case and Content development, Full packet capture, Carbon Black, REGEX, PowerShell, Lamda, Python Scripting, Cloud Infrastructure and Security in the cloud, Digital Guardian .
•    Installing and configuring Windows and Linux servers to comply with DISA Stigs 


Successful candidates must possess:
•    B.S. in Computer Science or related discipline
•    (At least 1) Vendor or GIAC certifications  
•    US Citizen and Active Secret Clearance
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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.

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.