Lead Project Manager - CISO Governance, Risk, and Compliance - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)


  full-time   employee

Falls Church
United States

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an opportunity for a Lead Project Manager - CISO Governance, Risk, and Compliance to lead the project management and implementation of the CISO organization's Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solution, and contribute to the CISO organization's Cyber Resilience Process Improvement Program.  


The GRC scope of the position will be a new and critical effort within the CISO organization and is initially envisioned to support the tactical and strategic needs of Enterprise Cyber Risk Management, Third-Party Cyber Risk Management, Vulnerability Management, and Certification and Accreditation Programs.

The Cyber Resilience Process Improvement scope of the position is to expand the breadth as well as provide people resilience to the ongoing execution of the program. The GRC scope of the position and the Cyber Resilience Process Improvement scope are envisioned to constitute 3/4 and 1/4 of the individual’s total work scope, respectively. The individual is expected to plan and lead the work of others who will be contributing to both work scopes. The work will be performed off-site and on-site at CISO Gatehouse facility in Falls Church, VA, as necessary.


We can only accept US citizens and or Green Card Holders.  The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years and not have left the country for longer than 180 cumulative days.



  • 10+ years of related experience 
  • Previous experience implementing an enterprise-wide GRC solution in a large organization including related strategy and governance aspects
  • Experience with custom or COTS GRC tools and associated configurations
  • Strong project planning and project management skills including; cost, scheduling, and performance management
  • Cybersecurity subject matter expertise as applicable to very large organizations
  • Experience with a strong knowledge base of cyber risk management, third-party cyber risk management, and vulnerability management
  • Knowledge of cyber risk quantification methods and models
  • Previous experience with creating and managing cybersecurity and cyber resilience policies
  • Strong hands-on experience with CERT Resilience Management Model (CERT-RMM) and related derivatives such as Cybersecurity Capability Maturity Model (C2M2)
  • Experience with development and institutionalization of cyber resilience metrics and dashboards

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.






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