IT Security Sustainment Lead

Clearance Level
Cyber Security
Suitland, Maryland

REQ#: G2019-67827

Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is looking for an IT Security Sustainment Lead in Suitland, MD.


The IT Security Sustainment Lead shall ensure compliance with all cybersecurity requirements for the operations and maintenance of NOAA's satellite ground systems. 

Activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform scans, patching, and hardening
  • Implement technical security controls
  • Collecting artifacts for security control assessments, and technical POA&M milestones
  • Acquire security-related solutions identified by the customer's IT Security Program
  • Implement and maintain the identified security-related solutions
  • Provide input to security related document deliverables
  • Perform component assessments, and other security related activities




  • At least 8 years of relevant IT security experience
  • Experience with Authority to Operate (ATO) processes and procedures
  • Familiar with configuring, installing, planning, and maintaining IT security systems
  • Is competent in areas of information systems security, including policy, security standards, network, application, database and physical
  • Good communication skills; shows tact, effective listening skills and follow through
  • Ability to brief senior leaders regarding security vulnerabilities and portray best practices
  • Experience with operation and maintenance of satellite ground systems preferred
  • CISSP preferred








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