General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Info Security Analyst - TS/SCI - San Antonio, TX in San Antonio, Texas
Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.
Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.
Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.
Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.
Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.
Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.
Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.
Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.
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.
Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results.
Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members.
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
Participates in special projects as required.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.
5-8 years of related experience in data security administration.
IAT Level III Certification required (CISSP Preferred).
CEH, Net+, CCNA highly desired.
DoD CNO requirements
CNO constraints (e.g., resources, technology, etc.)
project management techniques
information assurance (IA), computer network attack (CNA), computer network defense (CND), and computer network exploitation (CNE) concepts, practices, and tools for the administration of classified and unclassified DoD computer networks and systems
Knowledge of active defense policy and techniques (e.g., honey pots, honey traps, requesting additional support, etc.)
information system exploits and remediation efforts; incident response processes (e.g., CJCSM 6510.01A, etc.)
DoD and US Government (USG) information system (IS) accreditation and certification policies, standards, and governance, to include DoD Information Assurance Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP), the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Publications, DoDI 8500.2, and DISA Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG)
Due to the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client; all candidates must hold a TS/SCI and be willing to take and pass a CI Polygraph if requested.
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.