NTSB Information Assurance Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology - Washington, DC

Full-time
Job Description

Join GDIT and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. The NSTB team is seeking an Information Assurance Engineer to join their program at L'Enfant Plaza, Washington, DC.

As the IA Engineer you will be responsible for rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all IT and cybersecurity services.

The Engineer:
Develops, designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information throughout the enterprise.
Develops recommendations and Courses of Action (COAs) to solve complex cybersecurity problems.
Conducts cybersecurity engineering research and analysis and provide recommendations.
Provides educational cybersecurity briefings.
Includes security control design and solution planning at the system, mission, and enterprise levels, security-in-depth/defense-in-depth, and other related security engineering support functions.
Is involved in a wide range of security issues, including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access.
Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place.
Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budgets.
Leads teams to plan and schedule the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications.
Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program.
Evaluates functional operation and performance in light of test results and makes recommendations regarding Agency Security Test and Evaluation (ST&E).
Contributes substantive content to the development of cybersecurity documentation, concept papers, and test plans.
Applies cyber engineering and cybersecurity concepts and techniques.
Education

BA/BS; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
BS degree in a technical field; additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
10+ years of cyber security experience with specific expertise with Information Assurance practices and strategies
Certified Authorization Professional (CAP)
Experience as an ISSO or auditor within FISMA
US citizenship; must be able to obtain NTSB clearance before starting

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.