• Senior Information System Security Analyst - up to a $10,000 sign-on bonus

    Job Location USA-FL-Fort Walton Beach
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Job Function
    Information Technology
    Security Clearance Level
    Full/Part Time
    Full Time
  • Job Description


    The Information System Security Analyst (ISSA) – Senior, works with little supervision to ensure all related information assurance (IA) and Authorization & Accreditation (A&A) activities for all AFSOF C2MS occur in accordance with DoD 8500 series publications, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), CJCSI 6510.01, Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and other applicable governing publications. The ISSA shall work as a member of a team to evaluate Command and Control Mission Sytems (C2MS) configurations, create System Security Plans, Disaster Recovery Plan, Incident Response Plans and other artifacts as required to facilitate the A&A of Air Force Special Operations Forces (AFSOF) systems. The ISSA shall assist system engineers and system administrators comply with the vulnerability management program and secure systems, networks and applications.  The ISSA shall conduct vulnerability scans, analyze scan findings and provide recommended fix actions to systems personnel. The ISSA as part of the CyberSecurity team shall prepare, submit, and coordinate DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages for all AFSOF C2MS systems.  The ISSA shall be able to evaluate new and existing system designs and recommend technical changes to improve security. This position is senior role and will entail guiding and mentoring more junior ISSAs, as well as planning for delivery of multiple concurrent A&A activites.   

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • 5-8 years of systems security/information assurance related experience.
    • Technical background consisting of 3-4 years of experience in systems/network administration or software development
    • Demonstrated Windows and/or Linux OS System Administration/Engineering
    • Experience with eMASS, EITDR or Xacta accreditation workflow systems is required
    • RMF/NIST SP 800-53 knowledge required
    • ACAS/Nessus Vulnerability Scanner knowledge is required
    • Software Code Scanning / Application Security Testing / Penetration Testing is highly desirable
    • Incident Response or Computer Network Defense experience is highly desirable
    • EMSEC/TEMPEST knowledge preferred
    • Excellent technical writing skills a must
    • Must have good communication skills and be detail oriented
    • Self-motivated, shows initiative, and works with minimal direction
    • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and proactive thinking skills
    • Basic level familiarity with DoD, USAF, USSOCOM, and other Cyber Security Regulatory Compliance bodies
    • Ability to provide or lead technical support to system and technology owners to propose mitigation and remediation solutions
    • Ability to assist with, or lead routine compliance and audit functions to ensure regulatory scanning requirements are satisfied
    • Ability to document and report on processes and procedures
    • Must stay current on security industry trends, attack techniques, mitigation techniques, security technologies and new and evolving threats to the organization by attending conferences, networking with peers and other education opportunities
    • Sense of urgency to address new technologies being deployed: Continuous development of infrastructure and cloud security expertise to function as subject matter expert in multiple technical disciplines
    • A Cyber Security Team team-player contributing to policy development, RMF package accreditations, and EMSEC/TEMPEST requirements
    • Ability to lead small teams in support of multiple A&A activities highly desired. 



    • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.
    • DoD 8570 IAM II Level Certification (CISSP, CISM, GSLC, CASP, or CAP) required.  CCSP, GIAC Security Essentials, and other security related certifications, a plus
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, a plus




    • 5-8 years of related experience in data security administration.
    • The work is performed in an office and lab environment
    • Must be able to obtain a passport for OCONUS travel, if required
    • Lift over 35 LBS



    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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


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