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Cyber Security Engineer

Job ID: 2215490
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Nov 29, 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
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer to support the Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Aviation & Missile Center (AvMC) Software, Simulation, Systems Engineering & Integration Directorate (S3I) in Huntsville, AL.

The candidate will participate in planning, development, implementation, and documentation of technical security solutions for software and information systems throughout the product development lifecycle.


  • Conduct technical evaluation of information system requirements, design, and implementation, focusing on information security aspects and authorization requirements
  • Work between technical and policy teams to implement, maintain, and monitor technical security configuration controls, including: STIGs, SRGs, and other industry security hardening guidance.
  • Review proposed code, configuration, and system design changes for security impact and determine approval or denial of change requests.
  • Validate technical security controls are in place for operating systems, applications, and network appliances, and recommend enhancements
  • Analyze, track, and document disposition of static code analysis scan results
  • Perform and analyze results of Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) scans to identify weaknesses and develop operational plans to remediate or mitigate weaknesses as they are discovered.
  • Assist in updating system artifacts for RMF; i.e., system diagrams (logical and physical) Hardware/Software/Firmware Inventory, Interface & Ports, Protocols and Services listing, etc.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of information system (IS) functions, security policies, technical security safeguards, and operational security measures
  • Maintain current knowledge of relevant technology and security threats



Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree. 


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic customer-oriented environment
  • Working knowledge of DISA STIG/SRG and STIG tools
  • Experience with static code analysis/dynamic analysis
  • Experience with RMF framework.


Security+ CE or higher DoD 8570 Certification


Must have an active Secret security clearance


  • Experience with real-time operating systems (RTOS) and embedded systems
  • Linux configuration and administration
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent team orientation
  • Experience with developing or analyzing technical documentation


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.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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