Information Systems Security Engineer in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The candidate shall perform the following:


1. Assist the government in the development and execution of the system’s continuous monitoring program,
including identifying the controls, approving the test methodology and reporting processes, and coordinating
with stakeholders on its implementation.
2. Assist government personnel in the annual review and update of system security plans (SSPs) to ensure
their ongoing accuracy.
3. Coordinate with the IT Security Office (ITSO) to ensure an independent review of the SSP is conducted.
4. Assist government in coordinating changes ensuring they are assessed for security impact and, and coordinate
with ITSO to conduct pre-production technical security testing of the IT system before production
deployment.
5. Assist government in conducting an assessment of management, technical, and operational controls at a
frequency commensurate with AO IT system risk in accordance with the Guide to Implementing the Judiciary
Information Security Framework.
6. Assist government to ensure that applicable interconnection agreements for AO information systems are
written and maintained in collaboration with system owners, and appropriate points of contact (POCs).
Examples of such agreements include:

  • Interconnection security agreement (ISA),
  • Non-procurement related memorandum of understanding (MOU), and
  • Service level agreement (SLA).

7. Assist the government in coordinating the correlation and review of privileged users and accounts to ensure
that role-based access control (RBAC) processes are being followed.
8. Assist the government to coordinate and report on AO IT security risks to information assets, which include
creating and maintaining risk mitigation plans to ensure that:

  • Identified risks are addressed in a timely manner, and
  • Their status is tracked until risk is reduced to an acceptable level.
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.','industry