Responsibilities for this Position
Location: Any Location / Remote
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ96375
Type of Requisition:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Public Trust/Other Required:
We are GDIT. We support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. At GDIT, cyber security is not just a singular part of our mission-it connects every one of us because it's embedded into every aspect of what we do.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by bringing your ideas and unique perspective to our culture. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you are helping us ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Senior Cloud Security Analyst joining our team to support CMS activities.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Senior Cloud Security Analyst supporting CMS, you will be trusted to work on security tools and AWS.
In this role, a typical day will include:
Collaborating with IT teams on security issues and projects
Identifying security risks and exposures, determines the causes of security violations and suggests procedures to halt future incidents and improve security
Analyzing data collected from a variety of cyber defense tools (e.g., IDS alerts, firewalls, network traffic logs) to analyze events that occur within their environments for the purposes of mitigating threats
Conducting assessment of exiting security controls to make certain operating as intended
Developing opportunities to automate and integrate security tasks
Hands-on implementing/working with AWS Cloud services
Investigating issues through log file analysis and other tools
Bachelor's degree in a computer-related field, or equivalent experience
5+ years of relevant experience
At least one Security certification (CEH, GCIH, GCIA or CISSP)
Experience working in AWS Cloud
Functional knowledge of networking principles
Knowledge of cryptography and security certificates management
Experience with Fortigate Firewall, Application scanning, End-point protection
Hands-on Experience with AWS Cloud Services of AWS Config, Cloudtrail/Cloudwatch, System Manager, Route53, Cloudfront, and Cloudformation
Ability to interpret logged security events
Experience with Vulnerability scanning application and ability to interpret results
May provide leadership, coaching, and/or mentoring to Help Desk support team
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication, and customer service skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to identify root cause related to problems
The likely salary range for this position is $96,000 - $144,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Less than 10%
Any Location / Remote
Additional Work Locations:
Total Rewards at GDIT:
Our benefits package for all US-based employees includes a variety of medical plan options, some with Health Savings Accounts, dental plan options, a vision plan, and a 401(k) plan offering the ability to contribute both pre and post-tax dollars up to the IRS annual limits and receive a company match. To encourage work/life balance, GDIT offers employees full flex work weeks where possible and a variety of paid time off plans, including vacation, sick and personal time, holidays, paid parental, military, bereavement and jury duty leave. To ensure our employees are able to protect their income, other offerings such as short and long-term disability benefits, life, accidental death and dismemberment, personal accident, critical illness and business travel and accident insurance are provided or available. We regularly review our Total Rewards package to ensure our offerings are competitive and reflect what our employees have told us they value most.
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.