KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience
This position requires a minimum of an active TS/SCI clearance. Must be willing and able to obtain a polygraph within a reasonable amount of time after hire, with acceptable timing determined by manager. 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.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Assessment & Authorization Engineer in San Antonio, Texas. 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. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Do you want to be a part of an IT Security team supporting our Nation's Cyber initiatives? Do you want to challenge your IT Security skills and experience by supporting multiple Communities of Interests? If so, General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) has an exciting career opportunity for you as an Assessment & Authorization Engineer at our San Antonio, Texas location.
The Assessment & Authorization (A&A) Engineer’s responsibilities include security system deployments, configuration, monitoring, reporting and assessment & authorization activities. This position will have a lead role in working with operations and development teams on remediation and mitigation of findings. The A&A Engineer’s primary role will be to lead A&A activities, provide support to planning, designing and implementing security controls which safeguard and monitor events for information systems, enterprise applications and data.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
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