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F-35 Senior Information Systems Security Engineer (Air Systems) with

General Dynamics Information Technology
155550.00 - 210450.00 USD Annual
Closing date
19 Jun 2024

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Job Role
Security Engineer
Job Type
REQ#: RQ178196 Requisition Type: Regular Your Impact Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense's mission to keep our country safe and secure. Job Description Transform technology into opportunity as a Senior Information Assurance Security Specialist with GDIT. A career in enterprise IT means connecting and enhancing the systems that matter most. At GDIT you'll be at the forefront of innovation and play a meaningful part in improving how agencies operate. At GDIT, people are our differentiator. Our work depends on a Senior Information Assurance Security Specialist to provide knowledge–based information assurance and cybersecurity IT services to the F–35 Directorate of Cyber Integration (DCI) in support of the F–35 Lightning II Joint Program Office (JPO) in Arlington, VA The F–35 Lightning II Program is the Department of Defense's focal point for defining affordable next generation strike aircraft weapon systems for the Navy, Air Force, Marines, and our allies. The F–35 will bring cutting–edge technologies to the battlespace of the future. The JSFs advanced airframe, autonomic logistics, avionics, propulsion systems, stealth, and firepower will ensure that the F–35 is the most affordable, lethal, supportable and survivable aircraft ever to be used by so many warfighters across the globe. HOW OUR SENIOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE SECURITY SPECIALIST WILL MAKE AN IMPACT: Responsible for conducting information system security engineering activities.
Provide Information system security engineering that captures and refines Aircraft Ground Support information security requirements and ensures that the requirements are effectively integrated into ground support information systems through purposeful security architecting, design, development, and configuration.
Employ best practices when implementing security requirements within an F–35 Ground Support information system including software engineering methodologies, system/security engineering principles, secure design, secure architecture, and secure coding techniques.
Ensure that F–35 Ground Support information systems are designed, developed, and implemented with required security features and safeguards.
Provide daily support on Cybersecurity engineering; oversight of all CS related deliverables and verify that Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) resolution and continuous monitoring activities are being accomplished.
Ensure the Security Authorization Packages (SAP) are accurate, complete and delivered to the system's respective ISSE/IASAE/SCA government oversight.
Witness dry–run compliance testing in preparation for Test Readiness Reviews (TRR)
Manage the embedded resources, along with their level of effort, train & supplement other ISSE/IASAEs on the Air Systems support team and provide counsel to DCI leadership.
Provide support for all Air System Ground Support Systems, Flight Test Systems, Program Office PMO's and/or Functional Teams.
Provide Senior Systems Security Engineer for Autonomic Logistics Information System (ALIS), providing daily support on Enterprise Architecture/Systems Engineering related activities and deliverables.
Interpret requirements into security design, ensuring security design is compliant with Systems Engineering Master Plan (SEMP), Cybersecurity (CS) Key Performance Parameters (KPPs), Cyber Survivability Endorsement (CSE) requirements, and DoD CS compliance mandates.
Provide engineering/architectural expertise for interoperability, security and functional performance parameters.
Provide team leadership to other ISSE/IASAEs on the contract. WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED (Required): Security Clearance Level: TS/SCI
Required Experience: 10 years of experience in designing and developing organizational information systems or upgrading legacy systems, employing best practices when implementing security controls within an information system including software engineering methodologies, system/security engineering principles, secure design, secure architecture, and secure coding techniques.
5 years of the total experience shall have been as a team leader or supervisor.
8 years of concurrent experience in system security Certification & Accreditation (C&A).
8 years of concurrent experience in Vulnerability Assessment and/or Risk Analysis.
Required Certifications: DoD Manual 8140.03 (441) Network Operations Specialist – Basic (CND/GSEC/Network+/Security+) OR Intermediate (CEH/CFR/Cloud+/GICSP/SSCP)
Education: MS/MA/BS/BA Degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering Information Technology, Information Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Statistics, Operations Research, or a related technical or IT discipline. Air Systems Experts: Allowable Substitution: Specific F–35 IT major defense acquisition systems experience can be substituted for the degree requirement on a year for year basis; or, a combination of degree and experience in the same ratio.
Air Systems Experts: Specific F–35 IT or major defense acquisition systems experience can be substituted for the above experience to meet specific program needs on a case–by–case basis.
Level of baseline security certification to be determined based on work assignments.
Work Location: Onsite in Arlington, VA
US Citizenship Required WHAT WE'D LOVE FOR YOU TO HAVE (Desired): 8+ years of practical airframe/weapon system security experience in secure network and system design, analysis, procedure/test generation, test execution and implementation of computer/network security mechanisms.
5+ years of experience in Vulnerability Assessment and/or Risk Analysis of test and operational systems.
Experience in operational risk management a plus
MA or MS degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related technical discipline. GDIT IS YOUR PLACE: 401K with company match
Comprehensive health and wellness packages
Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
Cutting–edge technology you can learn from
Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays Work Requirements .cls–1 fill:none;stroke:;stroke–miterlimit:10;stroke–width:2px Years of Experience 10 + years of related experience may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree .cls–2 fill:none;stroke:;stroke–miterlimit:10;stroke–width:2px Certification CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional – (ISC)2 Travel Required 25–50% .cls–3 fill:none;stroke:;stroke–miterlimit:10 Citizenship U.S. Citizenship Required Salary and Benefit Information The likely salary range for this position is $155,550 – $210,450. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range. View information about benefits and our total rewards program. About Our Work We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology. 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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