Sr Princ Analyst, Info Securit

General Dynamics Information Technology Indianapolis, Indiana 46201
JOB ID: 2017-31652 11/28/2017 5:57:30 AM




Job Description

Contract: DCGS-A CD-1

System: DCGS-A Information Assurance Analyst Senior/Lead

Job Code: Sr Princ Analyst, Info Security

Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

GDIT is seeking candidates to support Product Manager (PM) Distributed Common Ground System – Army (DCGS-A) vision to maintain a trusted high performing team who lives the Army values and delivers software to support the Army’s intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) mission for processing, exploitation, and dissemination (PED) of information and intelligence data across echelons.

GDIT support to the DCGS-A Capability Drop-1 (CD-1) covers various functional areas within the PM-DCGS.

Information Assurance Candidates will:

* Manage Security activities in specific areas as assigned.
* Develop plans and schedules.
* Deployment & Release Information Assurance Engineering Support: review and analysis of ACAS/SCAP scans from Program labs, manual checklists, .CKL files, IA Posture Assessments
* Support updates to RMF artifacts as part of continuous monitoring or recertification efforts
* Analyze and manage the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems, and suggest emerging technological advances that may improve current platforms.
* Be capable of supervising a local team of field software service engineers and field service analysts and managing process improvement.
* Possess exceptional oral and written communications skills and the ability to work independently, with minimal direction; self-motivated and results-focused mindset are a must.
* Prepare status report as well as briefings for the customer and upper management.
* Assist with the deployment and fielding of updates and patches

PM DCGS-A Information Assurance Specialist, Requirements / Skill Sets

* Knowledgeable and trained on RMF process
* Working experience with ACAS scan analysis, STIG CKLs, SCC benchmarks, Vulnerator

* eMASS experience
* Have worked on DIACAP and/or RMF Authorization projects and performed data collection, analysis and risk assessment

* Participate in the development or modification of DCGS-A security program plans and requirements
* Collection and maintain information needed to meet system IA reporting requirements.
* Recommend resource allocations required to securely operate and maintain system IA requirements.
* Assist government personnel in identifying security programs implications of new technologies or technology upgrades.
* Assist government personnel in creating and analyzing IA policies.
* Assist government personnel developing system security configuration guidelines for DCGS-A.
* Ensure testing IA controls annually and ensure compliance/non-compliance results are documented in SSAA/SSP and POA&M.
* Review the selected security safeguards to determine if security concerns identified in the DCGS-A system POA&M and SSP have been fully addressed.
* Report security violations and incidents through your site and region government IAM/IASO to the servicing RCERT in accordance with Section VIII, Incident and Intrusion Reporting.
* Assists the government in the preparation of RMF paperwork for SIPRnet and Collation accreditations.
* Assists the government in the preparation of Short Form SSAAs for JWICS accreditations.
* Assists the government in Information Assurance awareness training and education.
* Educate task order personnel on required Information Assurance process to maintain system accreditation.
* Maintain knowledge of current and emerging Federal, Department of Defense (DoD), and Army requirements, policies, regulations, and trends.
* Maintain knowledge of information vulnerabilities and trends.
* Collaborate effectively with the customer, CECOM SEC and other project team members.
* Understand and apply sound Information Assurance principles and methodology to all work.
* May lead a team and/or less senior staff.
* Knowledge of DoD IT organizations and responsibilities.
* Ability to analyze an organizations internal and external IA processes and identify areas for improvement.
* Ability to author official IA correspondence, IA guides, and plan of action and milestone (POA&M).
* Ability to work independently with minimal direction and lead or work on teams.
* Knowledge of the Department of Defense Information Technology operating environment.
* Ability to brief organizational leadership on technical issues in a non-technical format.
* Ability to analyze an organizations business processes and develop material and non-material solution to implement applicable DoDI 8500.2 IA controls.
* Ability to perform independent or collaborative research on solutions for IA requirements.
* Ability to assess current IA capabilities against future requirements and provide a strategy to close any capability gap.
* Research IA regulatory compliance requirements and tools for IA requirements. Provide recommendations and strategies for material and/or non-material solutions to improve the system and/or organizational IA posture.
* Maintain an IA Specialist continuity book for their location.


* Current CISSP or similar Cyber credentials
* DOD 8570 IAM Level II

*** All applicants must possess a current Top Secret/SCI security clearance. ***


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.

Desirable system/application experience:

* Experience performing IA functions in a DoD operational environment or other national level agency environment.

10-15 years of related experience in data security administration.

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. 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:Top Secret/SCI

Location: Indianapolis, IN - Indiana