Germantown, Maryland

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA MD Germantown - 20300 Century Boulevard (MDC248)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ122943

Type of Requisition:
Regular

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
None

Public Trust/Other Required:
Other

Job Family:
Cyber Security

Job Description:

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country.

GDIT is seeking a Sr Cyber Security Analyst - Application Security to join our team supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Office of Corporate Information Systems to provide Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Support Services of their Corporate Business Systems (CBSOM). As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will provide cyber security and vulnerability management support for a suite of DOE business applications. You will support DOE's Corporate Business Systems, used by over 14,000 users to fulfill the agency's mission to promote energy independence, progress scientific research, and protect the nation through nuclear security.

Duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Leads a team of Cyber Analysts to support continuous monitoring and vulnerability management support.
  • Leverages extensive application security knowledge to execute and analyze application and database vulnerability scans.
  • Develops project plans to lead security infrastructure upgrade and deployment initiatives
  • Researches new technologies that can support improved vulnerability management service delivery
  • Assists with the application of security/IA policies, procedures and standards.
  • Responsibilities include working with the customer to minimize risks and assess and secure networks
  • Support data calls and audit information requests for the target systems in the application portfolio
  • Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of the organization's web applications and transactions across the Internet.
  • Stays abreast of current federal Cyber policies and supports their interpretation and application to the DOE computing environment
  • Work with Risk Management Framework (RMF), STIGs, and IA Controls to apply and evaluate the security of DOE business applications
  • Identify data patterns, provide metrics, diagnose problems and provide intelligence for business operations by using tools such as SPLUNK, DBProtect, and Burp-Suite
  • Leverage Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems and ITIL methodology and processes in the delivery of cyber-security services.
  • Execute and interpret vulnerability scans, and collaborate with system owners to address vulnerabilities
  • Collaborate with database and application teams to manage and support Plans of Actions and Milestones (POAM) remediation
  • Apply diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes, and recommend solutions.
  • Document all user requests and actions taken in ServiceNow ticketing system
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Business, or other related discipline with 5+ years of increasingly responsible and relevant experience in defining security requirements. Without a degree at least 10 years of relevant experience is required.
  • 3+ years of hands-on cybersecurity experience with a focus on application and database security, including architecture and penetration testing, firewalls, encryption, security monitoring, event and anomaly analysis and intrusion detection/prevention.
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with Burp suite, Nessus, or Tenable vulnerability scans
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with Trustwave DB Protect
  • Understanding of common hacking techniques (e.g., malware, etc.) and effective counter measures.
  • Experience in Microsoft and Linux including Red Hat web server platforms
  • Experience with Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server databases and their security configurations/baselines
  • Good team player, able to manage multiple assignments, and adapt to changing client needs
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DOE Clearance and successfully pass a thorough Government background screening process requiring the completion of detailed forms and fingerprinting
  • US Citizenship

Desired Qualifications:
  • ITIL v3 or v4 certification
  • Experience with ServiceNow for incident management, problem management, and service request management
  • Experience with Anti-Virus, Intrusion Detection/Protection Systems, Firewalls, Active Directory, Vulnerability Assessment tools and other security tools found in large network environments.
  • Cybersecurity certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, CCSP, GCIH, GCIA, GSEC, OSCP, CHFI, CEH)
  • Previous Department of Energy experience.

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
  • Full-flex work week
  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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The likely salary range for this position is $88,000 - $132,000, 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:
40

Travel Required:
Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:
Remote

Work Location:
USA MD Germantown

Additional Work Locations:
Any Location / Remote

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.

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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Germantown, Maryland

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