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Cyber Security Engineer

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Job ID: 2306322
Location: STERLING HEIGHTS, MI, United States
Date Posted: Jul 25, 2023
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description


SAIC has a contingent opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineer to join our team in Sterling Heights, MI in support of U.S. Military Wheeled Vehicle Systems.  

The Cyber Security Engineer is primarily responsible for planning and building effective computing solutions to increase the security of U.S. Military Wheeled Vehicles. Works under the leadership of a Senior Cyber Security Engineer. Responsible for supporting the cyber security vulnerability assessment, architecture, design, development and integration of complex military combat vehicle hardware and software based systems.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for development and conduct of vulnerability assessments  
  • Develop vehicle cyber security architecture
  • Requirements management, analysis and decomposition
  • Develop detailed use cases to be used as implementation models
  • Research, analyze and execute solution strategies to meet customer requirements
  • Develop vehicle software and cyber security architectures
  • Perform trade studies to compare alternative approaches
  • Integration of C5ISR systems
  • Develop (decompose and delegate) cyber security requirement specs, algorithms, logic flow-charts / activity diagrams, and leverage SysML Modeling and Simulation input
  • Architect and oversee the creation of solutions using design tools
  • Support prototype development and test
  • Support system integration lab development
  • Perform analytical analysis and simulations to evaluate system performance
  • Troubleshoot issues and perform corrective action
  • Support concurrent engineering, SIL integration, procurement and prototype build/integration activities by providing technical assistance


Required Education:

Bachelors and eight (8) years or more experience; Masters and five (5) years or more experience; PhD or JD and three (3) years or more experience; four (4) years of additional experience considered in lieu of degree. 


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or Information Systems from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 8 years' experience in the analysis, development and support of embedded computer systems and networks for DOD military ground systems including: minimum of two (2) years' experience in the development and analysis of real-time embedded systems for security risks; and minimum of two (2) years' experience in DOD Information Assurance policy and regulatory compliance including Risk Management Framework (RMF).
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills are needed to handle multiple task/projects and to work independently
  • Effective written and oral communication skills are also required to work well with all levels of staff and managers
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Clearance Requirement:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be able to obtain a SECRET Clearance

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.

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