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Information Systems Security Engineer

Job ID: 2213352
Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2022
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking an Information System Security Engineer to support the Space Test and Readiness Command's National Space Test and Training Complex program office in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The following represents a general overview of duties and responsibilities:
  • Collect and process captured information security requirements and ensure
  • requirements are effectively integrated into information systems through purposeful security architecting, design, development, and configuration
  • Employs best practices when implementing security requirements within an information system including software engineering methodologies, system/security engineering principles, secure design, secure architecture, and secure coding techniques
  • Provide “day-to-day” support for Collateral, Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Program activities
  • Perform oversight of the development, implementation and evaluation of information system security program policy; special emphasis placed upon integration of existing SAP network infrastructures
  • Perform analysis of network security, based upon the Risk Management Framework (RMF) with emphasis on Joint Special Access Program Implementation Guide (JSIG) authorization process


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline and 14 years of relevant experience
  • Must have a current background investigation commensurate with Top Secret security clearance and adjudicated for SCI access (consent to a counter-intelligence polygraph examination)
  • Prior performance in roles such as ISSO, ISSM, SCA, etc...
  • Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Manager Level 2 (current baseline security and operating environment certifications)
  • Must have expert knowledge of DoD, National and applicable service and agency security policy, manuals and standards. Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners.
  • Background in Patch/Configuration management, DevOps, and tier 3 support
Desired Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in cybersecurity, information technology or related discipline
  • Advanced technical competency in supported platforms such as Microsoft Windows Server, Active Directory, Red Hat Enterprise Linux servers, etc.

Target salary range: $150,001 - $175,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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