Information Security Architect, Secret Government Clearance Required - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-19
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Alexandria
Virginia
United States

IMPACTFUL WORK. SMART SOLUTIONS. MEANINGFUL CAREERS. Come join a fortune 500 company that touches the lives of millions in the Information Security Community. If you are interested in Big Data and Health Care, we can provide the perfect combination for you! Our office has a comfortable dress code and our team spirit is evident in our everyday work environment.  We seek a candidate to perform the following tasks:

 

  • Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.
  • Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.
  • Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.
  • Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.
  • Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.
  • Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.
  • Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.
  • Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance.
  • Analyzes the information systems to ensure that appropriate security functions have been included in the systems design and architecture.
  • Performs preliminary forensic evaluations of internal systems.
  • Leads the development and implementation of the information systems security programs
  • Provides guidance in the creation and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures and other similar documentation
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required

Qualifications:

  • 15-20 years of related experience in data security administration.
  • Advanced Cyber Security Certification qualifying for Privileged Access Level IT-I as specified in DODI 8500.1
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. 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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Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.