JR. Security Analyst for Cloud Services

at General Dynamics Information Technology in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Public Trust/Other Required: Other

Job Family: Information Security

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a leading provider of systems engineering, integration, IT service operations and support solutions, is seeking talented professionals to deliver valuable services and solutions to our customers. GDIT has a great team consisting of experienced and knowledgeable managers who lead and support the career development objectives of our employees. Our employees consider the company to be a solid partner in their career, with an abundance of opportunities for advancement.

GDIT is seeking a Jr. Security Analyst to provide Security Analyst services for an exciting new contract.


Responsible for the transition from the “Center for Internet Security (CIS)” Benchmarks to the “Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)” Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) benchmarks for securing products and components hosted in the cloud.

Will perform security compliance activities associated with the requirements identified in NIST 800-37 (current version), “Guide for Applying the Risk Management Framework to Federal Information Systems” and NIST 800-53 (current version), “Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations.”

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.

Ensures compliance with regulations and privacy laws.

Key Requirements:

U. S. Citizen and/or Green Card holder

Ability to secure a Public Trust clearance

2+ years of substantive IT knowledge and demonstrate hands-on expertise and/or training in areas of emerging technologies.

Must have knowledge of security scan tools to ensure remediation of findings.

Must have hands-on experience and expertise with ethical hacking, firewall and intrusion detection/prevention technologies, secure coding practices and threat modeling.

Be a self-starter with keen analytical skills, curiosity, agility, and adaptability.

The ability to work quickly, willingness to work on ad hoc assignments.

Have strong written and verbal communication skills

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Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related discipline

Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification from one of the major Cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google)

This position requires being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or the start date, if after December 8.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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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Job Posting: JC194824869

Posted On: Oct 14, 2021

Updated On: Oct 30, 2021