General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Seeking a Cyber Security Engineer/Architect to join our team in Washington, DC... Must have an active TS clearance; SCI eligible.
The security engineering team culture promotes interaction among team members for determining best direction for both our team and client. Our team culture also promotes individual mentorship and technical career path growth in latest information system technologies. Our team constantly seeks out to provide smart and effective solutions backed by efficient team built system architectures plus team documented and tested process and procedures.
Work is located downtown Washington D.C. with work schedules somewhat flexible to accommodate family and commuting. A top secret clearance and ability to take a CI polygraph examination is required.
Designs and develops new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Ensures system security needs established and maintained for operations development, security requirements definition, security risk assessment, systems analysis, systems design, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, systems hardening, vulnerability testing and scanning, incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning and provides analytical support for security policy development and analysis.
Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cyber security architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration and testing issues.
May interface with external entities including law enforcement, intelligence and other government organizations and agencies.
BS or equivalent + 15 yrs. related experience, or MS + 7 yrs. related experience
Ideal Candidate: Candidates who are highly motivated, passionate in their IT security trade craft, and looking to make a positive difference every day are best suited for this position. Candidates should possess a general level of understanding and basic level of experience across all team roles and responsibilities with a concentration of significant experience in at least 6+ skill sets below.
Preferred Skill Sets:
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.