Data Center Engineer with TS/SCI Clearance

General Dynamics Information Technology St Louis, Missouri 63101
JOB ID: 2017-33879 12/7/2017 5:41:22 AM




Job Description

Manages the security of information systems assets and the protection of systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

1. Manages the security of information systems assets and the protection of systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

2. Supervises assigned staff.

3. Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises thorough reviews and analyses of relevant event detail and summary information.

4. Perform preliminary forensic evaluations of internal systems.

5. Interfaces with client to understand their security needs and oversees the development and implementation of procedures to accommodate them.

6. Ensures that the user community understands and adheres to necessary procedures to maintain security.

7. Weighs business needs against security concerns and articulates issues to management and/or customers.

8. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

9. Provides guidance in the creation and maintenance of Standard Operating Procedures and other similar documentation

10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

11. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Responsibilities Overview:

The Deputy, Data Center Lead will oversee the operation, maintenance, and procedures of the organization's Data Center.

Essential Duties:

- Manage daily activities for ensuring the security and integrity of agency data, databases, information systems, and technology

- Supervises IT technicians and professionals, and may manage subordinate supervisors

- Develops schedules and assigns work to meet critical customer deadlines

- Ensures that proper records and other documentation are maintained

- May also perform complex IT tasks

- Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

- Participates in special projects as required


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


8-10 years of related experience in data security administration, including supervisory experience.

Required Skills:

- 5+ years managing technical teams

- Strong verbal and written communication skills

- Strong Leadership and Management skills

- Working knowledge of IP Routings/Switching

- Working knowledge of Enterprise Management Systems

- Working knowledge of Application Hosting

- Working knowledge of Storage Systems

- Working knowledge of VoIP Systems

- Working knowledge of Audio Visual Systems

- Working knowledge of Thin Client Workstations

Current TS/SCI security clearance required

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: St Louis, MO - Missouri