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Information System Security Engineer

Job ID: 210286
Location: VANDENBERG AFB, CA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 11, 2021
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cybersecurity Spec
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is currently looking for an Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) to support System Engineering & Integration (SE&I) activities at Vandenberg AFB, CA.  Activities will be in support of the United States Space Force (USSF) Space and Missile Center (SMC).  The selected ISSE will be supporting the Launch and Test Range System (LTRS) and other SMC programs.  

Specific responsibilities (includes but not limited to):

  • Define, plan, design, and evaluate information security systems
  • Provide solutions for and implement Risk Management Framework (RMF) security controls
  • Perform requirements analysis, design, and integration for complex software applications and collaboration infrastructures
  • Conduct assessment testing and reporting in accordance with the RMF and NIST 800-53; identifies deficiencies (POA&M) and provides recommendations for solutions
  • Participate in the change management process, and assess security impact of proposed changes
  • Write implementation and design documents describing how security features are implemented
  • Plan, research, design, and implement new security tools to enhance overall system security posture


Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field of study and minimum 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Current Secret security clearance with the ability to get TS/SCI
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification required
  • Experience with assessment testing, RMF, information assurance tools, DoD STIG, and vulnerability assessment a plus
  • Knowledge and understanding of ATO, ATC, IATT processes
  • Knowledge and understanding of cyber hardening, ability to make architecture recommendations on range sustainment and modernization projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively

Desired Qualifications:

  • Current TS/SCI Clearance
  • Masters degree in related field
  • Knowledge of DevSecOps, virtual machines, cloud applications
  • Prior eMass / SIPR experience
  • Work proficiently on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious
  • Working knowledge of the Air Force Satellite Control Network or similar communications architecture


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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