Cyber Space Operator
Type of Requisition:PipelineClearance Level Must Currently Possess:Top Secret/SCIClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:Top Secret/SCISuitability:No Suitability RequiredPublic Trust/Other Required:Job Family:Cyber SecurityJob Description:ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESAssess communications infrastructure that support installation voice, data, video, radio, electronic security, and industrial control systems/networksIdentify threats/hazards that could affect the mission's communications architecture and using this data to assess the vulnerability and risk to these assetsPerform single-point critical node analysis of an installation's telecommunications, other communications systems, and computer networks including supporting infrastructure (security, power, heating-ventilation-air conditioning, fuel, fire protection, etc.). Provide recommendations to remediate or mitigate system vulnerabilities due to terrorist, manmade, and natural incidentsEvaluate and make recommendations on secure and/or non-secure high-speed digital data transmission, government satellite services, high-frequency radio, long-haul military and commercial radio, telephone, voice frequency circuitry, wireless, facsimile, video, and computer network inter-switch trunksEvaluate and make recommendations for DoD installations on achievable means of enhancing the communications networks and/or systems to ensure local distribution networks and supporting off-site commercial facilities have the capacity, survivability, reliability, and security to support the missionReview Communication plans, Defense Continuity Plans, and other associated plans and provide feedback to improve the documentsPrepare Assessment Team Reports based upon vulnerabilities observed during the assessmentConduct other assessments defined by the Subject Matter Expert Benchmark matrixEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCEPossess minimum 5 years, or Bachelor's degree and 2 years, operational experience in the military, other Federal Government, or comparable civilian position in Cyberspace operationsBachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or related technical field; operational experience can serve as a substitute for degree requirementPossess IAT Level II certification as defined and 8570.01-M, or ability to obtain certifications within 180 days of hirePrevious cyber assessment experience desiredKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIESPossess a thorough understanding of the Department of Defense Information Networks (DoDIN)Work experience as a network administrator, IT management/consulting, assessing IT, or installation of IT-related systemsIn-depth knowledge of newest information technology threatsUnderstanding of the methodologies used to conduct vulnerability scansKnowledge of Information Assurance, Mission Assurance levels associated with DoD IT SystemsUnderstanding of the Cyber Protection ConditionsKnowledge of Cybersecurity practices and threatsKnowledge of the DoD Risk Management FrameworkAbility to evaluate communications architecture and identify single points of failureKnowledge of risk management concepts employed by DoD or Department of Homeland SecurityScheduled Weekly Hours:40Travel Required:25-50%Telecommuting Options:Some Telecommuting AllowedWork Location:USA VA Fort BelvoirAdditional Work Locations:COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.We 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.