Security Requirements Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Jul 02, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Security Requirements Engineer to capture and refine security requirements for a complex, new space and ground software development and integration effort. 

In this role you will ensure that the requirements are integrated into software products and systems through purposeful security architecting, design, development, configuration, and modeling, analysis and simulation throughout the entire agile development project and program life cycle of an exciting and innovative complex space and ground effort. 

Position requires a current Top Secret clearance with willingness & ability to upgrade. Position will be located in Chantilly, VA.

Job Responsiblities: 

  • Assist with leading teams working to design, model, develop, analyze and simulate systems or upgrade legacy systems
  • Conduct product research and support Analysis of Alternative (AoA) activities that independently identify the most appropriate security solutions 
  • Assist with leading the development of system concepts, contribute to the capability phase of the systems development lifecycle, and translate technology and environmental conditions (e.g., law and regulation) into system security designs and processes
  • Assist with leading the development and documentation of Security Architectures, Roadmaps, and investments
  • Support the government with securing the enterprise infrastructure through the security architecture
  • Perform modeling, analysis and simulation of security stance
  • Interact with stakeholders, vendors and contractors to maintain efficient and effective control management processes, procedures and systems
  • Assist program / project team to develop and maintain periodic status reports to keep all parties informed
  • Attend meetings and assist with determination of equipment requirements and status
  • Assess processes and procedures to identify efficiencies aimed at streamlining initiatives
  • Apprise management and all program stakeholders of risk and progress issues early enough to be addressed


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 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


  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program. 
  • Expert working experience in government or industry within Security Engineering

Desired Qualifications:

  • DoD 8570 Level III (IASAE) certification compliance
  • Expert working experience in government or industry leading enterprise-level security efforts involving architecting, designing, development, configuration and modeling, analysis and simulation of ground and space

Clearance Requirements:

  • Current TS clearance with willingness & ability to upgrade.