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Sr. Penetration Tester

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Job ID: 209228
Location: MCLEAN, VA, United States
Date Posted: Aug 10, 2020
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Eng/Archt
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly
Potential for Remote Work: No

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Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Penetration Tester to provide testing support as a member of an integrated project cybersecurity and testing team.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Experience with penetration testing

  • Advisor in regards to cyber resilience T&E.

  • A general hacker and someone who likes to figure out how things work.  You should also be able to capture and decrypt network traffic, reverse engineer mobile and desktop applications, and keep up with current vulnerabilities in software of all flavors.

  • Early identification and remediation of technical risks and key failure modes; Cybersecurity: Operational resilience in contested cyber domain.

  • Provide Cyber test and evaluation expertise in order to assist the Government with ensuring that programs adequately assess their Cyber posture and generate a suitable test and evaluation approach that is executable.

  • Experience with imaging and forensic examination of both workstations and mobile devices

  • Desired certifications: Certified Ethical Hacker, Global Information Assurance Certification Penetration Tester, Offensive Security Certified Professional






  • Active TS/SCI with Poly is required
  • Experience providing technical / management leadership on major tasks or technology assignments. 
  • Proven experience establishing goals and plans that meet project objectives. 
  • Has domain and expert technical knowledge.  
  • Experience with interfacing and collaborating with senior management. 
  • Understanding of the impact of decision making and domain knowledge may have a critical impact on overall project implementation.  
  • Experience supervising others. 
  • Requires one of the following educational degrees from an accredited institution in an area applicable to the position, and the following minimum years of relevant experience in addition to education level:
    • Associate’s Degree + 10 years of experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree + 8 years of experience
    • Master’s Degree + 6 years of experience
    • PhD + 4  years of experience


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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