General Dynamics Information Technology Cyber Security Engineer (Int) for Navy Commercial Cloud Services Contract in San Diego, California

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Interim Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Designs and develops new systems, applications, and solutions for external customer's enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Ensures system security needs established and maintained for operations development, security requirements definition, security risk assessment, systems analysis, systems design, security test and evaluation, certification and accreditation, systems hardening, vulnerability testing and scanning, incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning and provides analytical support for security policy development and analysis. Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cyber security architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis of cyber security features and relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration and testing issues. May interface with external entities including law enforcement, intelligence and other government organizations and agencies.

The Cloud Security Engineer (Intermediate level) works for the cyber Security Engineer (SR) and is in direct support of the Command Information Security Manager role and as such will be responsible for contributing to, implementing and measuring strategic cloud security programs. Must be able to compile information and prepare reports based on both manual and automated sources, and align to applicable security strategies and established processes. This role will work with Application Developers, Systems Engineers, and Executives to ensure mitigation of risks identified in cloud based solutions. Must assist in the evaluation, research and development of IT cloud security risk assessments, security tools and implementation plans. Further, the SCSS will assess information security risks of new projects and non-standard IT requests using risk assessment methodologies based on provided architecture. This will require practical use and understanding of advanced security protocols and standards, and solid knowledge of information security principles and practices as well as latest scalable technologies, This role will habitually interact with internal and external customers on security-related projects and operational tasks, and prepare/conduct brief outs to senior staff members and executives on a regular basis. Plan, implement, upgrade and monitor security controls for the protection of TWDC cloud based networks and information systems. Provide technical assistance in the selection, configuration, and maintenance of cloud security devices/systems including, but not limited to, firewalls, IPS/IDS, SIEM, WAF, Network-based Malware detection and related platforms as well as software-defined systems. Serve as a technical resource in advising and assisting all departments and schools for issues relating to cloud security.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: BS or equivalent + 6 yrs related experience, or MS + 0 yrs experience.

Secret Clearance required

On site - 1/2 FTE

Primary: onsite San Diego

Off site: USG San Diego -1/2

Certifications: 1. CISSP


  2. CISSP ISSEP: Information System Security Engineer Professional

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA CA San Diego - 4045 Hancock St (CAS011)

Additional Work Locations:

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.


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