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Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Job ID: 214168
Location: POINT MUGU NAWC, CA, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Cyber
Subcategory: Cyber Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
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 looking for A Senior Cyber Security Engineer to provide Laboratory Cybersecurity Support for a position located at Point Mugu, CA. This position will lead cybersecurity efforts for AEA IPT information systems authorization under the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and report status to AEA IT leadership and command authorization boundaries. Job duties include:  

  • Work with IT/IA members to generate and submit RMF artifacts for inclusion in various class/unclass command boundaries
  • Work closely with IT team to improve security posture of lab assets
  • Act as primary advisor on matters related to cybersecurity and RMF to AEA IT leadership and team members
  • Report deviations from laboratory cybersecurity posture for test events; advise if IATT required
  • Lead and train cybersecurity personnel on cybersecurity and RMF matters
  • Research secure technologies that provide additional capability to AEA IT team members in fulfillment of AEA mission

Product Cybersecurity Support

  • Work with IT/IA members to generate and submit RMF artifacts to USMC and NAVAIR program offices and VRAM in support of existing ATOs
  • Coordinate with program offices on performing security impact analysis for changes to existing products with ATOs
  • Work closely with IT and product development teams to improve security posture of existing deployed assets (Windows / Linux)
  • Act as primary advisor on matters related to cybersecurity and RMF to AEA IT leadership and product development teams
    • Review system architecture diagrams other technical documentation
    • Advise on cybersecurity/RMF requirements for new and existing designs
    • Coordinate ATO schedule with program office ISSMs
    • Attend product team meetings and advise on cybersecurity matters
    • Advise if IATTs required for test events
    • Review Fortify findings against source code and make cybersecurity recommendations to product development teams


  • Research DoD initiatives for DevSecOps and cloud-based technologies
  • Work with IT/IA to develop strategies and requirements for implementing DevSecOps for rapid and continuous authorization


Required education and experience:

  • Bachelor's and fourteen (14) years of experience; or a Master's and twelve (12) years of experience.
  • At least five (5) years of cyber related experience.

Required clearance:

  • Must have an active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI.

Required certification:

  • Must have a minimum CompTIA Security+ certification.



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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