Stafford, Texas

Responsibilities for this Position

Location: Any Location / Remote|USA NC Raleigh
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ45112

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Cyber Security

Job Description:

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.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's 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

Required Qualifications:
  • Active Top Secret clearance
  • BA/BS Degree
  • 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
  • Experience with HBSS (ePolicy Orchestrator 5.3, McAfee Antivirus, HIPS, Policy Auditor, RSD)
  • Splunk or equivalent SEIM / Log Aggregation experience
  • Strong Linux skills
  • Familiar with IR testing/plans
  • Understanding of networking, subnetting, firewalls, NAT, ACL's, etc
  • Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, growth-focused environment

Desired Qualifications:
  • 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.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:
Less than 10%

T elecommuting Options:
Telecommuting 100%

Work Location:
Any Location / Remote

Additional Work Locations:
USA NC Raleigh

Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.

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.\n\nGDIT 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.


Stafford, Texas

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

From Gulfstream business jets and combat vehicles to nuclear-powered submarines and communications systems, people around the world depend on our products and services for their safety and security.

We offer a broad portfolio of innovative products and services in business aviation; combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; IT and C4ISR solutions; and shipbuilding and ship repair.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

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