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Cyber Security Project Lead

General Dynamics Information Technology
Arlington, Virginia, United States
Type of Requisition:RegularClearance Level Must Currently Possess:SecretClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:Top Secret/SCISuitability:No Suitability RequiredPublic Trust/Other Required:NoneJob Family:Cyber SecurityJob Description:Position OverviewThe Project Lead for a Cybersecurity Engineering team will provide leadership and technical expertise working independently and/or with other engineers in support of the evaluation, design, and integration of new cybersecurity tools and capabilities. This includes market research, product evaluations, and system integration activities.The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of cyber security in the domains of security operations, security architecture, framework and standards, governance, and threat intelligence.This effort will require a skilled technical lead in order to facilitate the implementation of industry standardized and consistent processes in support of systems integration and project management.Some high-level responsibilities include:Daily management of team resources to ensure support of priorities, project targeted criteria and timelinesPrepare and update project status documents, brief customers on project status, timelines, resources, and obstacles/concernsInterfacing directly with customers and engineers to support requirements gathering, system/solution architectural design, and implementationSupport engineering team with identification of critical path items to progress projects forward and provide support with overcoming barriers to projectsAct as quality assurance gate for Engineering team solutions, efforts, and deliverables. Support team with solution design, adherence to agency standards, and resourcing as needed.Displayed initiative, an ability to lead others, and develop and mature an engineering teamLeveraging business knowledge and interpersonal abilities to build and maintain relationships with customers, stakeholders, and project leadershipLead and support system integration activities; product evaluation, system builds/installation, system assessments, system transition (O)Draft supporting system documentation; system design, system diagram, system security plan, etcQualificationsThe successful candidate will have demonstrated intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas;A Bachelors degree in a technical fieldActive Secret Clearance RequiredEight (8) years in System Engineering or Cybersecurity Engineering and Design activity. Including leadership responsibility, developing project timelines, managing and briefing on major mile stones, and allocation of technical resources.Experience managing and mentoring staff, and overseeing vendors to work towards project goals.Experience with system development life cycle and project management frameworkAbility to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and apply robust analytic thinking to identify, diagnose, and resolve complex technical issuesExperience supporting architectural design, development, and implementation of IT solutionsExperience with implementation of technical IT, configuration, and security standards. Experience with configuration and baseline identified, change controls, configuration status reporting, and supporting configuration audits.Candidate should have a minimum of 6 years working knowledge and experience with the following Operating Systems Windows Server 2012, 2016, VMware ESXi 6.0/6.5, Red Had 6/7Strong written and verbal communication skillsExpert knowledge of network and systems engineering conceptsNice to have:Experience working in AWS is a plusExperience working in Azure is a plusCISSPCertificationsPreferred but not absolutely required:RHCSARHCSEMCSEMCSACCNACCNPVCPSecurity+Network+Linux+ITIL FoundationYears of experience8+ years in IT related fieldEducationBachelors Degree RequiredLocationPrimary location: Rosslyn, VAALT Work Location10% travel to Beltsville, MD for meeting with engineering teamScheduled Weekly Hours:40Travel Required:NoneTelecommuting Options:Telecommuting Not AllowedWork Location:USA VA RosslynAdditional Work Locations:USA MD BeltsvilleWe 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.

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