General Dynamics Information Technology Information Assurance/Security Specialist in Falls Church, Virginia

Job Description

Performs all procedures necessary to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access or destruction.

  • Manage Information Assurance Accreditation support activities using the Risk Management Framework methodology.

  • Manage team's efforts to perform self-assessment activities.

  • Coordinate support for the subsequent independent risk management framework review.

  • Manage activities to close IA findings; ensure STIGs are applied to the appropriate environments; manage POA&Ms.

  • Manage certifications for multiple Capacity Services environments running concurrently.


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or related field of studies and/or greater than four (4) years equivalent experience.


  • Must be US citizen

  • Requires an active SSBI security clearance

  • Applications

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) (Required)

  • Current DHA IA Tools

  • Internet/Intranet (Required)

  • Database Management Software (Desired)

  • Oracle Database

  • Structured Query Language (SQL)

  • CISSP (Required)

  • Industry Knowledge - DoD (Dept. of Defense) (Desired)

  • Must be able to obtain DoD 8570 (CISSP or Security+ and an Industry Certification within 6 months of start)

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.