Cyber Security Analyst

at General Dynamics Information Technology
Published September 14, 2023
Location Hampton, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Join our technology leading team of men and women that solve some of the world's most complex technical challenges. GDIT is seeking an enthusiastic Cyber Network Defense Analyst who is seeking to expand his/her experience in the IT field by joining our team in support of the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission of the Airforce at Langley AFB, Va.

Our Cyber Network Defense team supports the Air Forces' Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) Processing, Exploitation, Dissemination (PED) Operations Center (DOC). Specifically, you will be providing Cyber Monitoring and Defense across a global enterprise.

The Cyber Network Defense Analyst will be responsible to:

  • Provide near-real-time monitoring and analysis of insider and external threats utilizing network security tools and custom developed scripts IAW Intelligence Community Directive (ICD) 502
  • Perform near-real-time network security alerting and problem resolution
  • Prioritize remediation efforts using reliable threat intelligence
  • Monitor and protect the security of the DCGS from internal and external threats
  • Implement the Enterprise Audit Conceptual Framework as defined by Intelligence Community Standard (ICS) 500-27
  • Perform all functions of the CND Framework
  • Generate a complete list of auditable events for all user activity and then process, format, filter, and share the data
  • Provide risk determination recommendations to the Authorizing Official (AO) regarding acceptance or rejection of an Authority to Operate (ATO) or Authority to Test (ATT)
  • Assess and report cyber readiness; perform an analysis of trends and concerns, and report key findings (i.e. provide recommendations and knowledge transfer based upon key findings)
  • Provide weekly update to Government program leads on current status of cyber readiness
  • Provide a robust set of checks and balances to protect against unauthorized network modifications, penetrations, and other threats that might affect mission operations
  • Manage antivirus definition files on DCGS Enterprise information systems
  • Provide guidance and assistance to other units and agencies responding to security events
  • Track and ensure enterprise compliance of Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA), DISA assist bulletins, and Air Force Computer Response Team (AFCERT) notifications and compliance with other governing directives
  • Perform and oversee network vulnerability scanning functions IAW governing directive

Minimum Requirements:

  • Clearance: TS/SCI
  • Shift Work (4 on/3 off)
  • Minimum of three (3) years' of network and system security experience
  • Strong knowledge of HBSS
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the CND Framework 4.10.2.3
  • Possess IAT Level II
  • Possess Cyber Security Analysis (CySA) certification IAW DoD 8570

Travel Required: Less than 10%

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.