Cyber Security Analyst Advisor - Cyber Incident Detect/Response

  • General Dynamics Information Technology
  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Mar 26, 2020
Full time   Information Assurance & Risk Management

Job Description

Responsible for strengthening the defensive posture and cyber defense operational readiness of an IT Enterprise, our Enterprise Cyber Network Defense (ECND) program defends and protects Government assets from external Cyber Security attacks and Insider Threats that can potentially cause or create data, systems, networks, and personnel vulnerabilities.
  • Performs forensic analysis of digital information and gathers and handles evidence. Identifies network computer intrusion evidence and perpetrators, and coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.
  • MonitorsIntrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.
  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies, through monitoring of vulnerability scanning devices.
  • Prepare incident reports of analysis methodology and results.
  • Provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technical staff members.
  • Participate in special projects as required.


Position may require evening, weekend or shift-work (depending on operation tempo)

BA/BS + 8 years of experience or a combination of: (Education Degree from an Accredited Institute in an Area Applicable to the position)
  • High School Diploma + 12 years
  • Associate's Degree + 10 years
  • Bachelor's Degree + 8 years
  • Master's Degree + 6 years
  • PhD + 4 years


Additional Qualifications:
  • A TS/SCI clearance
  • Candidate's willingnessto obtain and maintain CI Poly
  • An approvedDoD 8570 IAT II certification prior to employment.
  • Obtain an 8570CSSP Incident Responder certification withinsix months from the date of hire
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.

Security Clearance

Top Secret

Experience Level

Experienced (3-6 yrs)