Cyber Systems Engineer (Splunk)

Employer
General Dynamics Information Technology
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 17, 2020
Closes
Oct 30, 2020
Ref
1342685782
Hours
Full Time
Type of Requisition:RegularClearance Level Must Currently Possess:Top Secret/SCIClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:Top Secret SCI + PolygraphSuitability:PolygraphPublic Trust/Other Required:NoneJob Family:Systems EngineeringJob Description:When it comes to Cyber, GDIT is looking for people with enthusiasm, curiosity, and a thirst for knowledge. Are you the person with the passion, intellect, and skills to learn the procedures and tools to become a great cyber analyst? We are looking for people with the ability to learn new concepts and introduce new ideas that propel GDIT to the next level of cyber operational efficiency and help our customers reduce their exposure to cyber threats.Join a team that leads in cyber with the top technical cyber talent, range of customer experience, and emerging technology to address tomorrow's cyber threats. Our service model approach to secure, operate, and defend is predicated on ensuring the skill-set of our staff remains on the cutting edge of technology with virtual training platforms, vendor-specialized training, and Industry conference participation.Responsible for strengthening the defensive posture and cyber defense operational readiness of an IT Enterprise, our Enterprise Cyber Network Defense (ECND) program defends and protects Government assets from external Cyber Security attacks and Insider Threats that can potentially cause or create data, systems, networks, and personnel vulnerabilities.*Hands-on experience in designing, fielding, and maintaining Splunkin a dispersed manner is a must.* Functional duties consist of: Performing complex system development, design, modeling, analysis, integration, and sustainment of Splunk systems for new or existing computer systems within an Enterprise.Developing dashboards, data models, reports and performance optimization.Designing and customizing complex search queries and promoting advance searching, forensics, and analytics.Developing and documenting configuration standards, policies, and procedures for operating, managing and ensuring the security of a Splunk infrastructure.Participating in incident, problem, and change management processes related to Splunk.Providing Splunk O and User access.Planning and directing upgrades and system enhancements.Developing and implementing testing strategies and documenting results.Developing documentation on new or existing systems.Providing system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance.Serving as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met.Providing guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff.Communicating with customers and teammates clearly and concisely.Maintaining current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned and may have supervisory responsibilities.Participating in special projects as required.Position Qualifications: BA/BS 8+ years of related systems engineering experience or a combination of: (Education Degree from an Accredited Institute in an Area Applicable to the Position) High School Diploma + 12 years Associate's Degree + 10 years Bachelor's Degree + 8 years Master's Degree + 6 years PhD + 4 years Valid TS/SCI clearance with CI Poly (or able to obtain CI Poly) Security+ CE or other DoD 8570 baseline certification prior to employment. Obtain an IASAE II specialty certificationwithin six months from the date of hire. Viable certifications that meet this requirement are CASP+ CE, CISSP, CSSLP.Benefits of this Position: Opportunity for Fast Growth within the program Professional Development Assistance Covering the Cost of Obtaining Professional & Technical Certifications (depending on program) Educational Reimbursement toward degree programs and individual coursework 401K Match with 100% vesting on day oneHealth, Dental and Vision Coverage to keep you healthy, starting your first dayGDIT offers Paid Time Off, Plus 10 Paid Holidays Parking and transit commuter benefits Why Work at General Dynamics IT? Work with top talent and some of the brightest minds in your fieldSupport missions that make a difference to our Nation Become part of an organization that that is committed to the highest ethical standards in all that we doThrive in the stability of a large organization, with the ability to move onto new opportunities, supporting different missions, building your career within GDITEnjoy a culture that supports work-life balance.Scheduled Weekly Hours:40Travel Required:NoneTelecommuting Options:Telecommuting Not AllowedWork Location:USA DC WashingtonAdditional Work Locations:USA CO Colorado Springs, USA VA Norfolk, USA VA RestonWe are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.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.