Systems Security Lead in Durham, NC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

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Job Description

GDIT anticipates hiring a Systems Security Lead to support work for the  NIEHS Service Desk and Infrastructure Technology Services (NSITES).  The NIEHS is one of 27 Institutes and Centers of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), supporting approximately 1700 users and is located in Durham, North Carolina.

In this role you will support efforts to discover how the environment affects people in order to promote healthier lives by providing systems expertise essential for the scientific and administrative mission. You will play a key role in delivering infrastructure and IT services that:
•       Meet federal regulations and mandates while proactively supporting dynamic technical goals and maintaining a focus on user satisfaction.
•       Support seamless integration across different functional areas
•       Significantly improve delivery of IT services to optimize mission performance;
•       Support science by ensuring the NIEHS community has an IT infrastructure that is reliable, flexible, scalable, and efficiency
•       Increase network and systems availability, reliability, and performance
•       Meet the evolving needs of the Institute while also achieving cost efficiencies;
•       Continuously improve the security of the IT assets of the Institute

Performs forensic analysis of digital information and gathers and handles evidence. Identifies network computer intrusion evidence and perpetrators

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS, 5+ years experience

Minimum 5 years of experience analyzing information security systems and applications and recommending and developing security measures to protect information against unauthorized modification or loss.
• Understanding of, and experience in applying, Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publications (800 series) on Computer Security.
• Experience in vulnerability analysis, security evaluation and testing, certification and accreditation, and incident reporting and remediation.
• Experience leading application and system security initiatives and providing technical expertise in designing secure public-facing and internal-facing services and APIs.
• Experiencing authoring, editing, and maintaining design documentation, standard operating procedures, and system configuration documentation.
• Certified Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (CISSP-ISSEP) or equivalent

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