Information Security Architect - TS/SCI - RAF Molesworth

Location
Molesworth, Cambridgeshire
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 26, 2017
Industry
Security
Hours
Full Time
Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

 1. Performs Computer Security Incident Response activities for a large organization, coordinates with other government agencies to record and report incidents.

 2. Monitor and analyze Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security issues for remediation.

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

 4. Evaluate firewall change requests and assess organizational risk.

 5. Communicates alerts to agencies regarding intrusions and compromises to their network infrastructure, applications and operating systems.

 6. Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls.

 7. 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.

 8. Analyzes the information systems to ensure that appropriate security functions have been included in the systems design and architecture.

 9. Performs preliminary forensic evaluations of internal systems.

 10. Leads the development and implementation of the information systems security programs

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

 12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 13. Participates in special projects as required

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

Qualifications
  1. 15-20 years of related experience in data security administration.
  2. Must possess and maintain a US Top Secret/SCI Security Clearance
  3. Must be able to achieve Security+ CE Certification (or equivalent) within 90 days of hire for positions requiring elevated privileges and ITIL V3 Foundation within six months of hire
  4. Additional specific certifications may be required
  5. This position may be required to complete short-term deployments to austere locations worldwide
The work is typically performed in an office environment, which requires normal safety precautions; work may require some physical effort in the handling of light materials, boxes or equipment

 

The above job description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job

 

Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job

 

  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 - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.