Join our Talent Network >

Cyber Engineer

Job ID: 2212272
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Aug 15, 2022
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
Benefits: Click here

Share: mail

Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a motivated and ambitious Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Cybersecurity Engineer to join the Software, Simulation, Systems Engineering and Integration Directorate (S3I) Joint Technology Center – Systems Integration Lab (JSIL) Tech Center.  The UAS Cybersecurity Engineer will perform hardware, software, and operating system hardening and documentation for UAS systems and associated subsystems.

The candidate will be required to:

  • Perform software and system installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of commercial and government software for system development, scanning, and hardening.
  • Conduct software application source, hardware component, and operating system scans to identify system vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct system configuration changes to resolve system vulnerabilities including changes to Microsoft Windows and UNIX-based operating system configuration files.
  • Conduct Cybersecurity vulnerability testing, full system evaluation, and documentation.
  • Use STIGs, ACAS, NESSUS, and the NIST Risk Management Framework to prepare for and complete Security Control Assessment (SCA) events.
  • Collaborate with system integrators, network engineers, software developers, and project managers to automate and harden information systems.
  • Work within an agile scrum development model producing cyber reports and hardened systems on a biweekly basis.
  • Participate in peer reviews of system capability requirements, cybersecurity status, system design, test strategies and implementation.
  • Develop Cybersecurity engineering technical material including vulnerability assessment reports and cyber SOPs using the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or equivalent degree from an accredited university.
  • Must be willing to travel occasionally to support cyber assessments

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors and zero (0) years related experience; four (4) years of experience are accepted in lieu of a degree.

Required Clearance:

  • An Interim Secret Clearance is required to begin employment; Must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance to maintain employment.

Required Skills:

  • Strong experience with Linux operating systems.
  • Experience with system scanning, identification and resolution of vulnerabilities.
  • Actively hold or have the ability to obtain a CompTIA Security+ Certification.
  • Experience with industry Cyber tools including ACAS, Nessus, SCAP, and STIG Viewer.
  • Experience with source code scanning utilities (e.g. Checkmarx, SonarQube, Fortify, etc.)

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Agile development workflow (e.g. Atlassian software suite) is a plus.
  • Experience with RMF controls and the Authority To Operate (ATO) process is a plus.
  • Experience with system architectures, Cisco switches, and virtual machines is a plus.
  • Experience with basic scripting in Bash and PowerShell is a plus.
  • Experience with technical documentation writing is a plus.
  • Experience with Virtualization software such as VMware or VirtualBox is a plus



Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.  We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Senior Incident Responder

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Modeling and Simulation Systems Analyst

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Systems Security Officer

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Systems Security Officer

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Threat Manager

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Cyber Engineer

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Senior Cybersecurity Engineer

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Senior Program Analyst

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Intermediate Technical Analyst

HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Cyber

Are you an SAIC Employee?

Please apply through the internal career site here >