Network/Computer Security Specialist

General Dynamics Information Technology - Germantown, MD3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $83,000 - $110,000 a year
Determines enterprise information assurance and security standards.
Develops and implements information assurance/security standards and procedures.
Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs.
Recommends information assurance/security solutions to support customers’ requirements.
Identifies, reports, and resolves security violations.
Establishes and satisfies information assurance and security requirements based upon the analysis of user, policy, regulatory, and resource demands.
Applies know-how to government and commercial common user systems, as well as to dedicated special purpose systems requiring specialized security features and procedures.
Performs analysis, design, and development of security features for system and network architectures.
Analyzes and defines security requirements for computer and network systems which may include mainframes, workstations, and personal computers.
Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements.
Provides integration and implementation of the computer and network system security solution.
Analyzes general information assurance-related technical problems and provides basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems.
Performs vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle.
Ensures that all information systems are functional and secure.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or a related technical discipline.

3+ years of directly related experience in enterprise security, cybersecurity, or network security.
Security+ or higher certification strongly preferred.
Knowledge and experience with emerging IT security technologies.
Knowledge and experience with network security protocols.
Knowledge and familiarity with Active Directory security.
Knowledge of and ability to provide Information Security and Information Assurance solutions centered around cloud solutions.
Experience performing Network security and Vulnerability assessments.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

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.