GDIT, a Federal marketplace leader in next-generation IT solutions and services, is seeking highly qualified and motivated IT professionals like you who are eager to contribute to our critical Homeland Security missions. For the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), GDIT provides enterprise IT services for DHS’s biometric identity management system (IDENT) and the Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM) to store, match, share, and analyze biometric and biographic data in support of DHS’s strategic mission. GDIT’s O&M services support break-fix of current OBIM functional capabilities, as well as security remediation activities and developmental engineering (such as prototyping new code or configurations of OBIM functionality). At the most critical moments of change, we’re there - bringing the resources, solutions, and expertise to help our clients take on some of the world’s biggest challenges - and GDIT is excited to offer you a unique opportunity to join a best performing O&M team supporting one our nation’s most critical national security, law enforcement, immigration and border management, and intelligence missions.
GDIT is looking for an Information Assurance/Cybersecurity Manager to serve under the guidance of the Lead Security Manager for a large, complex task order. The successful candidate will directly lead the programs information security compliance activities and assist in maintaining the security postures of large, heterogeneous systems that include: both the on-premise and in the cloud-based architectures; Windows, AIX, SUSE, and RHEL servers; and specialized appliances, applications, and other technologies. Specific responsibilities may include but are not limited to: Manage and lead AISSOs Serve as and perform duties of an Alternate Information System Security Officer (ISSO), assigned to one or more FISMAs Serve as liaison to ISSM and/or government ISSOs Support and assist other Information System Security Officers (ISSOs and/or AISSOs) Support and assist systems security accreditation and certification activities Maintain security posture documentation detailing the asset inventory, security control implementation, and weakness remediation of the respective assigned systems Prepare security documentation for annual self-assessments and periodic accreditation assessments. Perform periodic Risk Assessments of the Information Systems Evaluate configuration changes, to determine security relevance, and make recommendations Provide additional systems security support as required
Required Skills / Qualifications: U.S. citizenship DHS HQ EOD required to start; must be able to obtain DHS HQ Final Suitability Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent experience) and 5+ years of relevant experience Information system security officer (ISSO) experience Experience managing and leading security comliance SMEs
Desired Skills / Qualifications: 15+ years of relevant experience Master’s Degree in computer engineering, computer science, information systems, or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience Experience in DHS information system security policy Experience with FedRAMP, FISMA, RMF, NIST, FIPS Experience with Xacta, Risk Vision, CSAM, or similar Governance, Risk, and Compliance software Experience with configuration and vulnerability scan analysis Experience with Tenable Security Center/Nessus tool Experience with authentication technologies Experience supporting Microsoft Windows in a Domain environment and RHEL Experience as system administrator with network experience Experience in application and system security Experience with cloud technologies Experience with infrastructure, networking, database, and web technologies Experience in infrastructure and application management best practices and tools Technical writing experience on topics related to security technologies and protocols Understanding of configuration management and change management Understanding of public key infrastructure (PKI) certificates Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision
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.