GDIT is seeking an Action Officer to join our team.
Contract requires US Citizenship and Top Secret clearance.
Candidates must be local to the area. Some telecommuting allowed.
Support the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Exercises sub-division responsible for developing, designing, conducting, and analyzing exercises and workshops at the state, federal, regional, private sector, and international level. CISA Exercises is an expanding program that conducts cyber and physical exercises with government and industry partners to enhance the security and resilience of critical infrastructure. This is an important capacity building mission that supports CISA’s entire stakeholder audience in using exercises to examine plans and procedures, identify areas for improvement, and share best practices. The team’s efforts range from working with the hosts of the Super Bowl to examining procedures for responding to a cyber-attack, to partnering with critical infrastructure owners and operators to assess business continuity and recovery plans following a chemical attack, to supporting election security efforts at the Federal, state, and local level. This new position will directly support the leadership team with planning, project management, and communication responsibilities.
Independently support federal client leadership
Coordinate development and drafting of strategy and plans
Lead special project efforts
Assist with federal leadership meetings and calendar synchronization
Draft executive communication products
Research, assess, and analyze customer needs and requirements.
Expertise with Microsoft Office 365 applications; particularly Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Superior written and verbal communication skills
A basic understanding of cyber and physical considerations for critical infrastructure security
Ability to respond to urgent and sensitive requests for information in a timely manner
Attention to detail
Experience with exercise development, design, conduct, and analysis
Familiarity with Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Methodology
Customer service orientation, focus, and ability to multitask
Strong and demonstratable independent
Flexible, self-motivated, and able to adapt to changing circumstances
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: BA/BS or equivalent, 5+ years of experience
About Our Work
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.
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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.