SAIC is hiring a Cyber Operations Specialist, Principal in San Antonio, TX.
This work will be as a member of a small team supporting our government
customer. The job requires a subject matter expert with a primary focus on
cyberspace operations tools, techniques, procedures (TTP), course of action
(COA) development, weaponeering, and capability gap identification. A thorough understanding of how to employ operational
cyber capabilities is required. The ability to translate complex, technical
aspects of cyberspace operations for technical and non-technical audiences at
all levels in both written and verbal formats is equally essential.
- Possess critical thinking, along with strong verbal and written
communications skills, including the ability to brief senior level leaders and compose
highly technical analytical products. This also includes the ability to
translate complex, technical aspects of cyber into clear, concise language for
both technical and non-technical audiences at all levels.
successful applicant will serve as a subject matter expert with a primary focus
on line-of-effort and course-of-action development, weaponeering, capability
gap identification and offensive cyberspace operations TTPs.
- Ability to
act in a multi-faceted role, which includes the need for a basic understanding
of analysis and operations planning.
understanding of how to employ cyber modelling and simulation techniques is
finished intelligence products and extract valuable targeting and system information.
and explain various types of networking protocols and articulate their
vulnerability analysis on various system frameworks.
- Ability to
understand how networks are engineered and analyze network data in an effort to
discover network vulnerabilities.
- Understand complex
business and information technology management processes.
- Assist in
the selection and tailoring of approaches, methods and tools to support service
offering or industry projects.
clients' business environment and mission objectives.
innovative ideas and challenge the status quo.
- Build and
nurture positive working relationships with clients with the ability to exceed
Typical Education and Experience:
•Bachelors and ten (10) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience. Experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
knowledge of OCO/DCO, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, and
exploitation methods using manual testing techniques, scripts, commercial and
open source tools.
in discovery and/or exploiting vulnerabilities in complex networks
with network reconnaissance and open source intelligence (OSINT) gathering.
with industry standards to include OWASP, NIST, and IEEE
knowledge of wireless vulnerabilities penetration testing methods.
- Ability to
read and analyze network packet captures.
with network security to include; firewall, router, and switch security
of security best practices: NIST, CIS, Cisco, Juniper, Checkpoint, Microsoft,
of security auditing techniques
of computer control environments
with querying and handling SIGINT.
•Experience related to Military Occupation Codes:
o AF:17S, 17D, 1B4X1
o Army: 17A, 17C, 170A, 25D
o Navy: CTN-Cryptologic Technician Networks - CT-9308
o Marines: 1700 series, 2611
Desired to have Master's Degree and 16 years experience.
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