Information Assurance Engineer - TS/SCI clearance with Poly

General Dynamics Information Technology - Herndon, VA

Full-time | Part-time
Job Locations USA-VA-Herndon
Job ID
Number of Positions
Job Function
Information Technology
Security Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Full/Part Time
Full Time
Job Description
This position is not yet funded

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and thats important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we cant turn into opportunity.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator.

The duties are:
Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.
Performs audit log analysis, report generation and brief findings to Management
Develops information system security policies, CONOPS, guides, etc.
Conducts and/or Coordinates security investigations of all suspected computer security violations, incidents, and compromises in accordance with incident response program
Responsible for Information Assurance (IA) processes, procedures, and compliance for all assigned Information Systems (IS)
Conducts security audits and ensures that audit trails are reviewed and audit records archived in accordance Customer security requirements
Ensures IS are operated, used, maintained and disposed of appropriately in accordance with Customer security procedures, directives, guidelines, regulations, and policies.
Develops and maintains system security documentation such as Security Plans, Security Operating Procedures, CONOPS, etc., in coordination with the IAM and Information System Security Manager (ISSM)
Conducts periodic reviews, self-inspections, and/or assessments to ensure IS(s) meet Customer security requirements as well as during A&A activities.
Conducts user training and awareness activities under the direction of the IAM, ISSM, or Customer Security
Conducts and/or Coordinates security investigations of all suspected computer security violations, incidents, and compromises as directed by the ISSM, IAM, or Customer Security Representatives
Participate in self-assessment of system safeguards and program elements and in assessment and authorization of the system
Ensures Configuration Management (CM) for IS software and hardware is maintained and documented
Serves as member of the Configuration Management Board for system(s) for which they are responsible
Coordinates/obtains approval from Customer Security representatives for the procurement of software, hardware, and firmware for use on assigned IS(s)
Conducts security audits and ensures that audit trails are reviewed and audit records archived in accordance with Customer security requirements
Works with System Administrators to ensure that IS(s) operate in accordance with Customer security policies and procedures
Disseminates IA policies and procedures to IS users and ensures that users abide by these policies and procedures
Possess a working knowledge of industry best practices for Information Assurance as well as applicable information security documents such as ICD 503, Risk Management Framework (RMF), NISPOM, and NIST


Bachelors Degree or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

8+ years experience

Active TS/SCI clearance with current polygraph

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.

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