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Model Based Systems Engineer

Job ID: 2016739
Location: CLEVELAND, OH, United States
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2020
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Systems Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Yes

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Job Description


SAIC has an immediate need for a Model Based Systems Engineer  (MBSE) to support a Cybersecurity task to provide support for the GEARS contract at NASA Glenn Research Center support to the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) in the area of Model-Based System Engineering applied to Cybersecurity architecture. This will sit in Cleveland, OH.


Job Description:

  • The cybersecurity systems engineer will be part of the team that supports ARMD research efforts and applications.
  • Generally, these efforts include making sure that systems requirements fulfill NASA, federal, and external partner expectations; facilitating communication about requirements and capabilities to all stakeholders; assisting projects with cybersecurity integration and mitigation; verifying project level cybersecurity requirements; and identifying and collaborating on aeronautic cybersecurity research.
  • Specifically, the candidate will provide technical support in a variety of areas that support cybersecurity development.
  • The skill sets needed will include a combination of Systems Engineering with an emphasis in either System Architecture and/or Cybersecurity.  


  • Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of experience
  • Four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree 
Required Skills:
  • Modeling and designing multilevel security cross-domain applications
  • Defining and building use cases
  • Interpreting operational requirements into protection needs
  • Knowledge of designing architectures and frameworks using TOGAF or DODAF
  • Knowledge of systems security and safety engineering principles and practice in NIST 800-160 
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust.



  • There will be up to 10% travel.
Desired Skills:
  •  Experience or working knowledge of applying security and privacy principles
  • Configuring and utilizing software-based computer protection tools
  • Experience or working knowledge of security frameworks such as NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NIST 800-53)
  • Experience or working knowledge of Systems-Theoretic Accident Model and Processes (STAMP)
  • Familiarity with telecommunications
  • Familiarity with aeronautics  


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