Analyst, Information Security (ACAS Experience)

Falls Church, VA
Jul 27, 2017
Aug 31, 2017
Full Time
GDIT has an opportunity for a Mid Level Information Security Analyst with hands on ACAS management, scan and reporting experience working with a large line of business within GDIT that is currently supporting multiple contracts for the government in the DC Metro area. We are seeking energetic, talented individuals that have a desire to help transform customer requirements supporting the mission critical IT service for the Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA).

The Mid Level Information Security Analyst will support the scanning and vulnerability analysis through ACAS primarily for multiple mission critical applications/systems hosted supporting security and identify management network for PFPA. The position requires multi-tasking with diligent attention to detail in a high demand, fast paced customer organization. The role includes hands on execution of ACAS scanning, reporting and coordination with system owners. The MidLevel Information Security Analyst will perform the following specific tasks:


Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the vulnerability assessment and compliance for multiple PFPA security and identity management applications .




    Creates and runs ACAS scan reports.

    Analyzes and coordinates system remediation activities with system owners.

    Updates scan plugins, exceptions, scheduling etc in line with operational requirements.

    Supports and facilitates system certification and accreditation activities required for execution of the Risk Management Framework

    Provides backup HBSS administrative services as required.
Education Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.

Qualifications 2-5 years of related experience in data security administration.


Minimum 1 Year ACAS Administration (preferred 2+ years)


1 Year HBSS Administration experience a plus


Network understanding and/or experience

Knowledge of Red Hat Linux.

Knowledge of TCP/IP communications.

Knowledge of OSI level communications and troubleshooting.


Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) configurations.

Knowledge of Secure Content Automation protocol (SCAP) systems evaluations.


Knowledge and management of eMASS - Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Service

knowledge of submitting ATO and ITAO packages

Understanding of POA&Ms and CAP packages

Vulnerability Management Process (IAVM)

Strong written and oral communication skills.

Strong organizational skills.


Candidate must have a professional certification that meets DoD 8570 IAT Level 2  (level 3 preferred). These certifications are: GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, GCIH, GCED, CASP and CISSP (or Associate) OR IAM Level 2. The list of certifications is available at:


 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.