Senior Cyber Security Architect - Pentagon, VA - TS/SCI in Arlington at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for the establishment of the enterprise cyber architecture framework for the Software Defined Network including architecture principles and standards across IT at GDIT.

C&A RMF preferred; System Engineering experience; experience with network level devices, firewalls, proxies, virtualized technologies

Ability to analyze Layer-2 and Layer-3 networks, firewalls, proxies, ports and protocols, etc. for security configuration compliance.

Knowledge and experience with C&A processes in DoD environments, preferably with experience using Risk Management Framework (RMF), and demonstrated completion of C&A tasks required to achieve ATO for complex systems or networks.

Ability to develop risk assessments, analyze and evaluate complete networks using a variety of security tools.

Experience with securing network virtualization technologies used to consolidate network control functions from hardware devices a virtualized control node or console.

Experience with multi-tenant network architectures

Familiarity with a width variety network routing and switching equipment devices from multiple vendors

Job Requirements

GDIT requirement: 20 or more years of related information technology experience. 

Experience, min 12 years:

5+ years primary role performing Certification and Accreditation (C&A) in DoD environment.

10 years information assurance support roles including risk management, network security auditing and network configuration compliance.

2+ years primary role performing C&A in DoD environment using Risk Management Framework (RMF).


IASAE Level III in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M


Security Clearance:  Top Secret/SCI (or eligible)

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. 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.