NSIPS Cyber Engineer Sr. Advisor

Clearance Level
Interim Secret
Category
Cyber Engineering
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ122107

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Join General Dynamics IT and be a part of a team that solves some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The Navy Standard Integrated Personnel System - Navy Personnel and Pay (NSIPS-NP2) is seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer Sr. Advisor to join their team.

NSIPS-NP2 is the Navy's single, field-entry, electronic pay and personnel system for all USN/USNR Sailors. The program overall will maintain Navy O&M and Research/Development/Test and Evaluation (RDTE) for Navy Personnel and Pay systems.  Designs and evaluates end-to-end systems through their entire life cycle. Ensures products and systems comply with requirements and customer information assurance and cybersecurity standards and practices through formal verification methods with specific emphasis on network operations and cyber warfare tactics

As the Cyber Engineer you will:

  • Conducts software and systems engineering and software systems research to develop new capabilities, ensuring cybersecurity is fully integrated. Conducts comprehensive technology research to evaluate potential vulnerabilities in cyberspace systems
  • Designs develop, test, and evaluate information system security throughout the systems development life cycle
  • Tests, implements, deploys, maintains, and administers the infrastructure hardware and software
  • Conducts risk assessment and provides recommendations for application design
  • Responsible for the full range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access
  • Uses encryption technology, penetration and vulnerability analysis of various security technologies, and information technology security research
  • Designs and develops new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints
  • Integrate new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cybersecurity architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration/testing issues
  • Provide vulnerability remediation management; developing, documenting, and implementing IA processes and procedures; ensuring compliance with Department of Defense (DoD) - mandated IA directives, developing and maintaining system baselines and system inventories, leading change management, and performing DoD system certification and accreditation activities as necessary.
  • Develop and document IA processes and procedures for the environment as necessary
  • Perform DoD system certification and accreditation activities as prescribed by IA leadership
  • Ensure technical environment is in compliance with DoD-mandated IA directives
  • Create, update, and maintain a System Security Plan
  • Manage DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG) for an operational DoD environment, including scheduling, validation, remediation, and reporting
  • Work with customers, software developers, network/system administrators, and others to ensure that security requirements are understood and implemented
  • May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals
  • May serve as a team or task lead

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
  • 8+ years of cyber systems and software engineering
  • Experience with DISA Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG)
  • Experience with the Department of the Navy (DON) or NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Current NSIPS-NP2 experience is highly desired
  • DOD 8570 IA Level II Certification required (i.e.  Security+ CE)
  • CISSP, CISA, and CISM certifications preferred.
  • Secret clearance

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.