Knowledge Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • May 12, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is a fortune 500 technology integration company providing premier solutions and services to solve our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets.  Our robust portfolio includes high-end engineering and information technology solutions and deep expertise in existing and emerging technologies resulting in delivery of innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.  Ingenuity is approached from every angle.  As a result of the community’s demand for our expertise and services, we have new opportunities in the Chantilly, VA area that we are seeking to fill in the areas of Knowledge Engineering. This position will require a  minimum TS SCI DoD issued security clearance with a ability to obtain CI poly clearance status. This will allow you the opportunity to work on a critical mission requirement that will ultimately enable a more comprehensive, scalable, flexible data environment, and rigorous Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) ready analytic data environment for a key player in the IC.


  • Works to transform a new Modernized Integrated Database environment and systems with the goal of making the technology align better with defense intelligence analyst thought processes.
  • Using semantic web technologies, examines the processes and determines what course of thought a human would take to takes to make a decision.
  • Gathers an accurate understanding of the tasks at hand and ensures the data meets specific standards. Creates computer systems reliant on this extensive data to guide a machine to simulate human cognition and problem-solving.
  • Develops solutions to knowledge modeling problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation, ensures solutions are consistent with object based production (OBP) objectives, contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards, and provides recommendations to achieve OBP goals in accordance with established tradecraft standards.



  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
  • Active DoD issued TS / SCI security clearance required. TS / SCI W/ Poly highly desired.