REQ#: RQ45112 Cyber Security System Engineer (Open)
Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular
GDIT is seeking a Cyber Security Systems Engineer to provide support on an exciting new Defense Division contract.
NOTE: This position is currently contingent upon contract funding.
In this position, you will be responsible for performing, or reviewing, technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established IA standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. Additionally, you will validate and verify system security requirements definitions and analysis; establish system security designs; design, develop, implement and/or integrate IA and security systems and system components including those for networking, computing, and enclave environments to also include those with multiple enclaves and with differing data protection/classification requirements.
Design and develop new systems, applications, and solutions for external customers enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks
Build IA into systems deployed to operational environments
Assist architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of appropriate information security functionality to ensure uniform application security policy and enterprise solutions
Enforce the design and implementation of trusted relations among external systems and architectures
Support the building of security architectures; integrate new architectural features into existing infrastructures; design cyber security architectural artifacts; provide architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends; embed advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction; provide engineering recommendations, and resolve integration and testing issues
Assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle
Contribute to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for system and networking operations
Ensure system security needs are established and maintained for operations development, security requirements definition, security risk assessment, systems analysis, systems design, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, systems hardening, vulnerability, testing and scanning, incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning; and provides analytical support for security policy development and analysis
May interface with external entities including law enforcement, intelligence and other government organizations and agencies
Active Top Secret clearance
10+ years of Cyber Security Systems Engineering experience
DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification (CompTIA Security+ ce)
Experience with Nessus / Security Center
STIG/SCAP compliance scanning and implementation experience
Splunk or equivalent SEIM / Log Aggregation experience
Strong Linux skills
Familiar with IR testing/plans
Understanding of networking, subnetting, firewalls, NAT, ACLs, etc
Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, growth-focused environment
Active TS/SCI clearance
HBSS Administrator training from the DoD
Familiarity with FedRAMP, RMF, and eMASS a plus
The likely salary range for this position is $96,000 - $144,000. 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.
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.