Cyber Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18
Aurora, CO
8 - 10 years experience
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18


SAIC is currently looking for Cyber Engineer to support the execution of systems engineering integration and test activities for the Remote Sensing (RS) Directorate at SMC, with responsibilities for the Air Force’s Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR) and Environmental Monitoring space and ground systems across the full development and operational lifecycle.

Cyber Engineers are needed with the following functional skills:

- Perform IA Systems Architect and Engineers duties
- Research and evaluate cyber capabilities for introduction into enterprise
Job Specific Responsibilities:

- Execute and evolve a Government-approved enterprise Cybersecurity program in accordance with DoDI 8510.01 – Risk Management Framework (RMF) and DoD 8570.01M – Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program.
- Assist in executing the goals and objectives laid out in the Remote Sensing Cybersecurity Strategic Vision and RS Cyber Campaign Plan documents.
- Assist in evolving the Remote Sensing Cybersecurity Strategic Vision and RS Cyber Campaign Plan in accordance with DoDI 8510.01 –Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD Information Technology, as directed by the government.
- Perform all Level 1-3 IA System Architect and Engineer duties IAW 8570.01M.
- Assist in executing the goals and objectives laid out in the Remote Sensing Cybersecurity Strategic Vision and RS Cyber Campaign Plan documents.
- Architects, plans, configures, deploys, maintains, and upgrades COTS/GOTS and custom toolsets to address vulnerabilities and/or implement security controls.
- Applies a combination of expert engineering knowledge of enterprise IT and security solutions to design, develop and/or implement solutions to ensure they are consistent with enterprise architecture security policies and support full spectrum military cyberspace operations.
- Designs, tests, and implements secure operating systems, networks, security monitoring, tuning and management of IT security systems and applications, incident response, digital forensics, loss prevention, and eDiscovery actions.
- Includes security control design and solution planning at the system, mission, and enterprise level, security-in-depth/defense-in- depth, and other related IAM/ISSO/ISSE support functions. Involved in a wide range of security issues including architectures, firewalls, electronic data traffic, and network access.
- Researches and evaluates cyber capabilities and new security tools and products against operational requirements and introduces them to the enterprise in alignment with IT security strategy, and to support the offensive and defensive capability design and troubleshoot and problem solve technical and non-technical issues.



- Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.

Clearance Requirement

- Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
- Clearance Level To Obtain: TS/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI)

Required Qualifications & Experience

- Ability to recommend/make decisions on project work matters and ensures effective achievement of program, project, or organizational objectives

Desired Certifications

- Security+ or CISSP Certification

Desired Qualifications and Experience

(Job Number:435778)

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