Information Assurance Engineer

2 months ago
USA-CO-Colorado Springs
Required Clearance
Employment Type
Part Time
Hiring Company
GDMS - Legacy GDAIS Rate Structure

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related specialized area or field is required or equivalent experience.

Responsibilities for this Position

GDMS has an immediate opening for an Information Assurance Engineer.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  GDMS employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.



  • Supports the development of program required security documentation, including items such as security plans, contingency plans, and security tests plans and procedures in compliance with the IA policy
  • Supports the generation of Assessment and Authorization (A&A) (or Certification and Accreditation (C&A) documentation for the program
  • Participates in A&A (or C&A) activities
  • Executes or supports execution of security testing and evaluation to ensure the correct implementation of security requirements
  • Executes security scanning
  • Supports secure maintenance
  • As a member of the cyber security team, may support the system security design effort, security requirements analysis, and security requirements flow down to the program element


  • Very solid application of systems engineering concepts, principles, and theories
  • Very solid understanding of verification and validation process
  • Familiar with cyber security specifications such as Risk Management Framework (RMF), DIACAP, STIGs and other government security specifications and guidelines
  • Very solid ability to clearly recognize and report relevant system security concerns and issues
  • Ability to participate in and contribute to multiple work groups
  • Creative thinker, good multi-tasker

Experience in the following products/technologies is highly desired:


- WebLogic

- Oracle


- Java

- Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2

- Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise

- VBScript (Windows Script Host)

- ClearCase (configuration management)

- Eclipse IDE

- System Tool Kit (STK)

- Citrix

- Linux

- Bash

- Git (configuration management)

- Web services


Highly desired certifications include:


- Security+

- Network+


Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Company Overview

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!


General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran


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