Information Security Analyst - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Information Technology (


  full-time   employee

Falls Church
United States

GDIT has an opportunity for a Mid Level Information Security Analyst with hands on ACAS management, scan and reporting experience working with a large line of business within GDIT that is currently supporting multiple contracts for the government in the DC Metro area. We are seeking energetic, talented individuals that have a desire to help transform customer requirements supporting the mission critical IT service for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA).

The Mid Level Information Security Analyst will support the scanning and vulnerability analysis through ACAS primarily for multiple mission critical applications/systems hosted supporting security and identify management network for PFPA. The position requires multi-tasking with diligent attention to detail in a high demand, fast paced customer organization. The role includes hands on execution of ACAS scanning, reporting and coordination with system owners. The Mid Level Information Security Analyst will perform the following specific tasks:


Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the vulnerability assessment and compliance for multiple PFPA security and identity management applications .


  • Creates and runs ACAS scan reports.
  • Analyzes and coordinates system remediation activities with system owners.
  • Updates scan plugins, exceptions, scheduling etc in line with operational requirements. 
  • Supports and facilitates system certification and accreditation activities required for execution of the Risk Management Framework 
  • Provides backup HBSS administrative services as required.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • 2-5 years of related experience in data security administration.
  • Minimum 1 Year ACAS Administration (preferred 2+ years)
  • Current DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 (or higher) certification (i.e. GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP and CISSP (or Associate))
  • Strong organizational, written and oral communication skills

Candidates must also have knowledge and understanding of:

  • Network understanding and/or experience
  • Red Hat Linux.
  • TCP/IP communications.
  • OSI level communications and troubleshooting.
  • Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) configurations.
  • Secure Content Automation protocol (SCAP) systems evaluations.
  • eMASS - Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service
  • Submitting ATO and ITAO packages
  • POA&Ms and CAP packages
  • Vulnerability Management Process (IAVM)


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 1 Year HBSS Administration experience
  • 2+ years of ACAS Administration



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