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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 7:10 AM

Job Description

The Sponsor maintains on-going awareness of Enterprise and Mission information systems, vulnerabilities, and threats to enhance mitigation solutions and risk decisions to ensure the integrity of the IT systems. This position will at times support activities that enable the team to target, assess, exploit and report the risks and vulnerabilities of organization systems.

The candidate will play a key role in helping to manage day-to-day activities within their team. This position will be responsible for managing customer requirements and project schedule while working closely with Sponsor Task Manager and security SMEs to coordinate the planning, scheduling, and testing of projects in the Certification and Accreditation (C&A) process. The candidate would be expected to employ strong technical and organizational skills to coordinate requirements and deliverables with the customer; document best practices; schedule and prioritization of tasks; gather inputs and prepare documentation or briefings for/from technical exchange meetings (TEMs). Duties could also include setting team direction, writing analysis on relatively short notice, responding to data calls, and maintaining the oversight over all team projects.

Additional duties shall include, but not be limited to:

* Have the KSAs defined for the labor category and skill level in the Workforce Management System (WMS).

* Assist CAD in assessing, documenting, and tracking new project requirements and follow-on TEMs.

* Support the GTM in planning and analysis, assisting with schedule development for routine assessments, and coordinating projects.

* Plan and coordinate project management process activities and any necessary control gate reviews to include scheduling meetings and preparation of briefings/presentations.

* Coordinate project schedules, participate in meetings; documentation and distribution of minutes; action items for successful completion.

* Support tasks requiring the collecting, compiling, evaluating and publishing of information and statistical data in documents, records, forms, reports, plans, policies, and regulations.

* Provide support such as technical writing, technical editing of word processing and other computer based documents, and integration of various sources into a cohesive product which may be delivered as computer based media, and the preparation of graphical and narrative presentation material and establish options for product format and layout for internal and external use.

* Determine customer requirements through customer consultations.

* Analyze workflows, design and develop methodologies to assist internal workflow management, including but not limited to: interactive forms (for examples word macros), manuals, processes/procedures, and information sheets.

* Review and make recommendations on program-level documentation (e.g., requirements specification, system architecture, design documents, test plans and security plans)

* Assist in researching, evaluating and developing relevant Information Security policies and guidance.

* Identify needs for testing equipment and gaps in testing capabilities; conduct research on and evaluation of automated testing tools and provide summaries and reports to Sponsor on the tool capabilities, in support of potential procurement by the Sponsor.

* Develop, assemble, and submit C&A/A&A testing results reports that document testing activity and results to support the creation of risk assessments and approval packages

* Record lessons learned, processes and procedures, and other pertinent quality topics in appropriate formats.


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.



1. At least two years of demonstrated on-the-job experience with vulnerability assessment tools and performing security analysis.

2. At least five years of demonstrated on-the-job experience communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives.

3. At least two years of demonstrated on-the-job experience with network architectures and network management tools.

4. At least two years of demonstrated on-the-job experience creating systems and applications security test plans.

5. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with risk management methodologies.


1. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with system configuration, development and design specifically around enterprise and small organizational systems.

2. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with cyber security engineering, and experience with Linux, Windows and virtual platforms.

3. Bachelor's (B.S.) degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or other related scientific or technical discipline.

4. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with public and private information security groups and organizations.

5. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with advanced penetration testing, system exploitation and cyber security engineering.

6. Certification in cyber security or penetration testing disciplines.

7. At least five years of demonstrated on-the-job experience with the Sponsor's implementation of security directives.

8. At least five years of demonstrated on-the-job experience with Sponsor's Information Assurance policies and regulations and how the certification and accreditation (C&A process relates to it).

9. At least five years of demonstrated on-the-job experience with information security policies and guidance, as well as assisting in researching, evaluating and developing relevant security policies and guidance

10. At least five years of demonstrated on-the-job experience performing multiple concurrent complex tasks in pursuit of overall goals with minimal direction.

10-15 years of related experience in data security administration.

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.


Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


• Location: Northern Virginia

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