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Senior System Security/IA SME in Arlington at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Customer and Mission: Joint Service Provider (JSP) – The intent of the JSP is to be a customer-focused organization that provides, manages, operates, and maintains IT shared services for the Pentagon and select agencies and organizations in the NCR. By Department of Defense (DoD) Directive, JSP is to be the central source for IT services, and therefore eliminate the requirement for each DoD component to establish, operate and maintain duplicative technology. 

This is a great opportunity to affect change by being an integral part of a team of Infrastructure, System, Storage, COOP, Process, Project Management, Cyber Admins and Engineers responsible for providing implementation, monitoring and operations and maintenance of the core enterprise platform services used primarily by the NCR DoD community. You will be providing front seat support with direct impact on the provision of mission operational IT services to tens of thousands of military, government and civilian personnel.

Amongst other mission services the team is responsible for operational server hosting, in which the hardware, software, infrastructure, and maintenance required to host the customer-managed applications are in a consolidated, virtualized environment where JSP manages the server environment up to the operating system and provides operational monitoring and facility support for the Operations (OPS) consolidated server rooms (CSRs). The team also supports an enterprise storage and backup environment, the Pentagon Facilities network, COOP requirements and support to the DISA Organizational Messaging Service (OMS).

The Senior System Security IA SME shall be the Program Manager/Lead for the remaining Facility Support Directorate (FSD) positions. The Senior System Security analyst SME shall serve as the knowledge expert of all security related aspects of the FSD Inudstrial Control System (ICS) computing environment. This SME should have proven experience implementing and maintaining security postures within complex network architectures. This SME must have knowledge of Defense in Depth concepts supporting DoD infrastructures, C&A, physical and personnel security concepts.

The candidates must possess knowledge in handling utility systems and technologies in support of the FSD ICS Network

  1. Minimum Qualifications:

    1. a) Experience in a DoD Technology environment.
    2. b) Experience/knowledge of the DoD IAVM programs.
    3. c) Experience with ACAS and HBSS architectures
    4. d) Develop appropriate security policies, and perform periodic upgrades and updates to servers and network devices on Building Maintenance network to ensure appropriate secured access to data.
    5. e) Respond to Network Operations notifications, shall utilize the Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) to acknowledge, monitor and create appropriated security reports, and apply recommended IAVA to the Building Maintenance network in specified timeframe.
    6. f) Update and track system vulnerabilities, and provide information system security recommendations and assistance. The contractor shall comply with all appropriate DoD and applicable agency security standards.
    7. g) Vulnerability scanning using ACAS and other security measures to mitigate risks to the network
    8. h) Maintain and Monitor the Host Based Security System (HBSS)
    9. i) Maintenance of the System Security Authorization Agreement (SSAA) for the network
    10. j) Provide information system security advice and assistance
    11. k) Design/Maintain/Create system configuration and architecture documentation
    12. l) Design /Maintain/Create system process and procedure documentation
    13. m) Maintain and support DoD Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (DIARMF) accreditation and documentation for the network
    14. n) Perform configuration management, vulnerability assessments, and vulnerability management assistance for systems and network
    15. o) Experience in FISMA, DoD IG Inspection, ACA, and other accreditation and certification programs.
    16. p) Knowledge of the Defense in Depth concepts and implementation.
    17. q) Knowledge of physical and personal security experience.
    18. r) Knowledge of Incident Response, Auditing, and CNDSP.
    19. s) Knowledge of and comprehension on how to implement 8570.01-M./DoD 8140.

In the role as the Senior System Security IA SME serves as a top level technical or functional expert.

  1. Serves as a top level technical or functional expert supporting one or more clients and unlimited user groups.
  2. Performs highly specialized technical tasks associated with cutting-edge technologies.
  3. Works with user groups to solve business problems with available technology including hardware, software, databases, and peripherals.
  4. Applies expert functional knowledge and experience to significant business projects or processes.
  5. May perform business development activities, including providing technical input to proposal efforts.
  6. Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff.
  7. May serve as a technical task or project leader.
  8. Will provide supervisory oversight.
  9. Maintains current knowledge of relevant developments in area of expertise.
  10. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Requirements


Top Secret clearance required. Secret may be considered.

** Must Possess DoD 8570.01-M/DoD 8140 Certification IAW established mandate.**

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.