General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Information Assurance Engineer - TS/SCI with poly required in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

Position requires an active in-scope TS/SCI clearance and polygraph.

Position Overview

Information Assurance Engineer (IAE) is responsible for conducting information systems security engineering activities throughout the acquisition lifecycle. IAEs are responsible for capturing and refining information protection requirements to ensure their integration into information systems acquisition and information systems development through purposeful security design or configuration. The IAE integrates security functional requirements into existing acquisition lifecycle phases, milestones, and deliverables using systems engineering principles and methodologies. Personnel shall be knowledgeable of best practices when implementing security controls including software engineering methodologies, security engineering principles, and secure coding techniques and coordinates activities with assessment and authorization stakeholders.

Responsibilities:

  • 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

  • Participates in special projects as required.

Education

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

Qualifications

  • 10 - 15 years of related experience in data security administration.

  • Must possess IAM Level III Certification: GSLC (or) CISSP (or) CISM

  • 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: client server, 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

  • Information system engineering

Benefits of this Position:

  • Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program

  • Onsite Gym – get your workout in before work, during your lunch break, or at the end of the day

  • Professional Development Assistance – Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program)

  • 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

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

  • Parking and transit commuter benefits

Why Work at General Dynamics IT?

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

  • Support missions thatmake a differenceto our Nation

  • Become part of an organization that that is committed to thehighest ethical standardsin all that we do

  • Thrive in thestability of a large organization,with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDIT

  • Want to move, or find a job close to home? We have positions inseveral locationsin the United States and the world

  • Enjoy a culture that supportswork-life balance

General Dynamics is aand.

ABOUT:

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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Job ID2018-42304

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionInformation Technology

Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI

Full/Part TimeFull Time