Contract: ARIES G2Position: Information Security AnalystLocation: Red Stone Arsenal, Alabama
GDIT is seeking candidates to support the Army Intelligence Information Technology Environment Support (ARIES) G2 vision to maintain a trusted high performing team who lives the Army values and delivers operational readiness by providing IT repair, maintenance, operations, logistics, engineering and cybersecurity services to ensure secure, reliable, and uninterrupted availability of the organization’s IT Systems.Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.1. Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.2. Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.3. Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.4. Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.5. Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.6. Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.7. Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.8. Performs periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance.9. Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.11. Participates in special projects as required.Certification(s):
DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II Certification is required
Required Security Environment Certification:
CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent
*** All applicants must possess a current Top Secret/SCI security clearance. *** Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience. Qualifications 2-5 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. 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.
Location/Region: Huntsville, AL (US)