Cyber Architecture (Level III)

Merrifield, VA
Jun 20, 2017
Jul 26, 2017
IT, IT Architect
Full Time
Responsible for guiding the design and implementation of secure solutions and services across our business and IT support areas.  Driving the successful configuration and implementation of security solutions to reduce risk to an acceptable level.


• Analyze similarities and differences of an existing system and customer needs to identify protection needs for information system(s) and network(s); provides detailed specifications for technical needs of the infrastructure

• Develop a system security context and preliminary system security concept of operations (CONOPS), including baseline system security requirements

• Determine appropriate levels of system availability based on critical system functions; provides input on system requirements to address appropriate disaster recovery and continuity of operations requirements.

• Evaluate acquisition documents against existing and proposed security architectures and designs.


• May serve as a technical team or task leader

• Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

• Participates in special projects as required



Education *Required* - Bachelor's OR Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.


Qualifications At least 8 years of professional experience or equivalent experience/combined education.


CERTIFICATIONS: (One or more required)

-CompTIA Net+
-CompTIA A+
-CompTIA Security +
-CPTE - Certified Penetration Testing Engineer or CEH - Certified Ethical Hacker
-Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)


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.