Senior Cloud Security Engineer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Cloud
Location
Windsor Mill, Maryland

REQ#: G2019-66101

General Dynamics Information Technology is actively seeking a Senior Cloud Security Engineer to help lead the security initiatives in a large complex Amazon cloud environment. In this position, you will have the opportunity to directly impact the lives of millions of Americans by working on systems that increase access to care, improve health outcomes and control costs.  The ideal candidate will be someone who is looking for continual growth, can think strategically but operate tactically, and mostly importantly, wants to make a positive difference to the people around them. 

 

  • Designs, deploys, operates, and maintains security systems for new or existing computer systems in support of large Federal IT programs including cloud computing.
  • Day-to-day maintenance and operations of security tools and the development of user access (e.g. rules, reports, and configuration).
  • Provide industry standard expertise in the deployment, configuration, and operations on Security tools.
  • Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.
  • Develops customized dashboards for operations, security and management teams.
  • Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.
  • Plans and directs upgrades of systems, designs systems enhancements, and monitors capacity to maintain operational capacity, following change management processes.
  • Participate in the creation of a DevOps-enabled automated CI/CD solution that delivers tools and processes for rapid application development efforts and on-going production operations.
  • Develops documentation on new or existing systems.
  • Develops and directs tests to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.
  • Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system problems.
  • Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.
  • Determines system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
  • Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers and may have supervisory responsibilities.
  • Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
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  • Bachelor's Degree or a related technical discipline or equivalent work experience.
  • Training and Certification in cloud technologies and services is a plus (preferably AWS, AZURE).
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  • 10-15 years of related security experience.
  • 2+ years of strong experience directly related to cloud security.
  • Demonstrated experience with the Scrum Agile methodology.
  • Strong ability to learn new technologies in a short time.
  • Must possess well-developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience supporting Federal civilian and health agencies a plus.
  • Green card holder or US Citizen only.

" 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.