Cyber Security Architect

Washington, DC
Aug 02, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
Full Time
General Dynamics Information Technology has an opportunity for a Cyber Security Architect 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.


Education Education:

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

  • 8+ years of related experience in data security administration.

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.