General Dynamics Information Technology Information Assurance Engineer– TS/SCI w/Poly Required in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

  • Participate in discussions at the system engineering level to enhance the security of the customer networks;

  • Provide support to system certification activities and efforts related to system certification and accreditation;

  • Provide technical support in investigating and minimizing real or potential damage resulting from security incidents;

  • Research, analyze, integrate, and distribute IS security tools and associated documentation, subject to USG review and approval;

  • Provide on-site assistance for integrating IS security tools into Contractor and Government information systems;

  • Develop security procedures for systems and software within area of expertise to ensure consistent security policy implementation for review and approval of USG.

  • Support the creation, update, and presentation of Information Assurance (IA) related briefings and other related materials to both internal and external organizations as a security Subject Matter Expert (SME).

  • Participate in and support various Information Assurance forums as directed.

  • Support the Intelligence Community (IC) and Industry-based working groups as directed.


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


5-8 years of related experience in data security administration.

Must possess IAM II Certification Requirements (CISSP or CAP or GSLC or CISM or CASP)

IAE candidates shall possess the following minimum qualifications:

  • Knowledge of and experience with DCID6/3 and ICD 503 and the Government's certification and accreditation process;

  • Networks, computer components, system protocols, and COTS technology;

  • System methodologies including: clienUserver, web hosting, web content servers, policy servers, directory servers, firewalls, WAN, MAN, LAN, switches, and routers;

  • Software integration of COTS and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS) products;

  • VMware, Xen, Hyper V and other virtualization platforms

  • Technical experience in:

  • Configuring and supporting, at a minimum, Windows, Linux, Unix, Mac OS;

  • Configuring and supporting, at a minimum, VMware, Xen, Hyper V;

  • Software engineering;

  • Program design and implementation;

  • Configuration management;

  • System maintenance;

  • Integration testing; and

  • Information system engineering.

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

  • Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your field

  • Support missions that make a difference to our Nation

  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we do

  • Thrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within General Dynamics IT

  • Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions in several locations in the Washington D.C. Metro area, the United States and the world

  • Enjoy a culture that supports work-life balance

Benefits Include

  • Professional Development Assistance, Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications

  • Educational Reimbursement toward degree programs and individual coursework

  • 401K Match – with 100% vesting on day one

  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first day

  • Healthy Rewards Program, where you can earn gift cards for practicing healthy habits

  • We know work-life balance is important, General Dynamics IT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays

  • Employee Discount Program – Save up to 60% on hundreds of entertainment products

  • Some locations offer casual dress





As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.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.

Job ID2017-34901

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Full/Part TimeFull Time