Huntsville, Alabama

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA AL Huntsville - 686 Discovery Dr (ALC016)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ119325

Type of Requisition:
Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None

Public Trust/Other Required:
None

Job Family:
Cyber Security

Job Description:

We are looking for a Cyber Security Analyst to help plan, implement, and maintain a Security Operations Center (SOC) program. The SOC will be responsible for providing cyber security services to customers. Uses data collected from a variety of cyber defense tools (e.g., SIEM, IDS alerts, firewalls, network traffic logs) to analyze events that occur within their environments for the purposes of mitigating threats

interprets, analyzes, and reports all events and anomalies in accordance with computer network directives, including initiating, responding, and reporting discovered events. Configures and maintains SIEM rules to identify potentially malicious network traffic activities.

Advises clients on incident response and threat mitigation. Provides cyber security consulting to clients.

Should have experience with vulnerability scanning tools, and some knowledge of firewalls. Evaluates, tests, recommends, coordinates, monitors, and maintains cybersecurity policies, procedures, and systems, including access management for hardware, firmware, and software.

Ensures that cybersecurity plans, controls, processes, standards, policies, and procedures are aligned with cybersecurity standards.

Identifies security risks and exposures, determines the causes of security violations and suggests procedures to halt future incidents and improve security.

Develops techniques and procedures for conducting cybersecurity risk assessments and compliance audits, the evaluation and testing of hardware, firmware and software for possible impact on system security, and the investigation and resolution of security incidents such as intrusion, frauds, attacks or leaks.

Overall goal is to help plan, implement, and maintain the Security Operations Center (SOC) related to the following areas:

Vulnerability Management - Nessus vulnerability scanning and reporting

Familiarity with IDS/IPS

Splunk (or equivalent SEIM)

Juniper Secure Analytics

IBM QRadar

Incident Response Team (IR/IRT) troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and remediation verification

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

BA/BS or equivalent, 0-2 years of experience or 2 years of relevant work experience in-lieu of bachelor's degree

Basic level Linux or Windows administration experience

Cyber Security educational or work experience

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with detecting, remediating, and reporting on cyber security events

Basic firewall knowledge of Palo Alto, Juniper, and Cisco

Configuration Management - STIG/SCAP compliance baselines for Windows, Mac, Linux

Penetration Test Response and Remediation

Ansible automation planning and implementation

Experience with Nessus vulnerability scanning service

Familiarity with IDS/IPS

Security+ certification

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
None

Telecommuting Options:
Onsite

Work Location:
USA AL Huntsville

Additional Work Locations:

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.

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.

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Huntsville, Alabama

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

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.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

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At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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