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Enterprise Cyber Operations Support – CND Analyst - Cyber Intelligence Expert

Falls Church, Virginia
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
23 Sep 2022

Type of Requisition:


Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:


Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



No Suitability Required

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:

Cyber Security

Job Description:


Guard Enterprise Cyber Operations Support (GECOS) - CND Analyst - Cyber Intelligence Expert

GDIT has an opening for a CND Analyst - Cyber Intelligence Expert position supporting the Army National Guard (ARNG) in Chantilly, VA. This is an IT Service Management contract in support of the operation, modernization, expansion, and further evolution of the ARNG's global Information Technology (IT) services including networking, compute, storage, infrastructure, applications, hosting, and program management services.  The GECOS program supports the ARNG enterprise IT infrastructure, its Wide Area Network (WAN), authentication and directory services, cybersecurity, application hosting, and associated services. GECOS uses ITIL best practices framework as the basis for IT Service Management (ITSM) model. The work includes the following:

  • Operating the DoDIN-Army (National Guard) (DoDIN-A(NG) and DoDIN-A(NG)-Secret (S) networks and maintaining service delivery and cybersecurity of DoDIN-A(NG) and DoDIN-A(NG)-S networks and computing services.

  • Supporting the DoDIN-A(NG) and DoDIN-A(NG)-S networks and associated computing services from requirement identification to service retirement / replacement.

  • Ensuring continued security of the network and proactive enhancement of cybersecurity to meet evolving and emerging threats, to include compliance with DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) and continuous monitoring requirements.

  • Providing support to the 54 supported organizations (i.e., 50 states, three territories, and the District of Columbia) to ensure flexible and responsive operation and defense of the network.  Some OCONUS travel might be required.

  • Adhering to all Department of Defense (DoD) enterprise security requirements to include those required by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Department of the Army (DA); prepping for and passing Command Cyber Readiness Inspections (CCRIs), obtaining and maintaining Authority to Connect (ATC) and Authority to Operate (ATO) from the Designated Approving Authority (DAA); ensuring compliance with all Secure Technical Implementation Guides (STIGS) and required information assurance (IA) controls.

  • Maintaining the lifecycle of all services, ensuring they meet business needs, comply with Army directives and mandates, and are in keeping with the future Joint Information Environment (JIE) architecture.

  • Maintain continuity of service when primary support systems operate in degraded mode per COOP.

The CND Analyst - Cyber Intelligence Expert will:

  • Provides technical expertise in cyber adversary capabilities by assessing intentions of adversary groups to conduct CNE and CNA against ARNG.

  • Leads CND and CNE teams to be skilled in reviewing ingest of cyber news feeds, signature updates, incident reports, threat briefs, vulnerability alerts, and Government threat intelligence feeds (e.g., DISA, Army, RCC-NG, US-CERT, ARCYBER, NETCOM, and CYBERCOM) up to TS/SCI levels.

  • Interprets potential threats to hardware and software and recommends RCC-NG risk mitigations and countermeasures.

  • Performs detection activities as part of the overarching CND.

  • Leads, authors, and distributes cyber intelligence information based upon knowledge of adversary TTPs and collaborates in the development of enterprise playbooks for automation and orchestration.

  • Responsible for integrating cyber threat, vulnerability, and asset management information reporting and providing situational awareness to ARNG leadership, RCC-NG, SOC analysts, incident responders, and strategic enterprise level decision makers.

  • Provides guidance to junior-level analysts, as necessary.


Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Possess the appropriate baseline certification(s) to achieve DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance System Architect and Engineer (IASAE) Level III

  • An active Secret security clearance.


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Travel Required:

Less than 10%

Telecommuting Options:


Work Location:

USA VA Falls Church

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.
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  • Job Reference: 719183509-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Location: Falls Church, Virginia
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent