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General Dynamics Information Technology Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in Shaw, South Carolina

Type of Requisition: Regular

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Public Trust/Other Required: SSBI (T5)

Job Family: Cyber Security

GDIT has the opportunity for an Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) to support the Defense Health Agency (DHA) Desktop to Data Center program.

On this program, we will assist the MTFs sites with transitioning to a single enterprise network via the D2D Program and other IT initiatives. A consolidated and integrated approach to this effort will continue to ensure the D2D fills requirement gaps; meets current and future mission needs; and reaches the goals of the Department of Defense (DoD) leadership. This effort centers on providing needed support at the different MTF site locations throughout the MHS Genesis rollout in compliance with the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to implement electronic health and benefits records.

Additional locations are available for this opportunity, both US and OCONUS.


  • Assist in drafting “Authorization to Operate” (ATO) packages for new and existing systems.

  • Provide subject matter expertise in all cyber security initiatives and help in explaining new guidance.

  • Draft documentation needed to announce new cyber security initiatives and participate building and implementing processes surrounding cyber security.

  • Provide cyber security reports to DHA leadership conduct scans and participate in the process to obtain ATO status for systems determined by DHA and/or MTF leadership.

  • Complies with MTF cyber security program implementation plan and ensures compliance with DHA management policies.

  • Ensure compliance with data security policies and relevant legal and regulatory requirements in accordance with DHA directives and applicable Risk Management Framework (RMF) requirements.

  • Ensure appropriate changes and improvement actions are implemented as required. Maintain current knowledge of authenticator management for unclassified systems.

  • Ensure compliance with protection requirements, control procedures, incident management reporting, remote access requirements, and system management for all systems under scope.


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years’ IT experience (or the equivalent combination of education and work experience).

  • Minimum of 1 year experience as an Information Systems Security Officer

  • Security + certification

  • ATO and DOD RMF experience required

  • US Citizenship and ability to obtain a US security clearance (Public Trust to T5 SSBI) is required

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.