Cyber Security Systems Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • Jul 02, 2021

Job Description




Systems Engineer who is experienced in Information Assurance (IA) and Cyber Security to support Navy Sites and Programs of Record. The individual will determine if engineering and security solutions are practical, reliable and interoperable for the execution/implementation on Navy Networks.

Draft Program Protection Plans (PPPs), Cybersecurity Strategies, Security Classification Guides (SCGs), Anti-Tamper (AT) Plans and other Navy Acquisition program security-related documents.
Perform Criticality Analyses (CAs) to include Critical Program Information (CPI) surveys, Critical Functionality (CF) and Critical Component (CC) identification reviews.
Review proposed new systems, networks, and software designs for potential security risks, recommending mitigations or countermeasures and resolving integration issues.
Provide technical assistance and recommendations regarding the planning, implementation, and management of Battlespace Awareness with existing and emerging infrastructures.
Perform Risk Management Framework (RMF) support for Department of Defense (DoD) IT systems to include development of RMF package components, conduct risk assessments and develop test plans.
Assist in development and update of technical documentation for system development. Documents may include Concept of Employment, Requirements Traceability, training, white papers and capability assessment reports.
Use operational experience to interpret and provide feedback on system requirements.
Provide analysis of capabilities and software tools and recommendations for technical solutions to access and exploit information available from source as required.
Assist the customer with Test and Evaluation (T&E) cybersecurity-focused test events.



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience. 4 additional years of experience in lieu of degree.

Active TS/SCI

Desired Skills and Certifications:

Understanding of the DOD acquisition process, PEO C4I and NAVWAR.
Certifications: PMP, INCOSE, DevOps, CISSP, CISM, CISA, Security + Network Plus.
Prior Military experience with IO and/or ISR systems.
Experience with RMF and NIST compliance standards.
Experience with US Navy C4I systems, Information Assurance and Cyber Security.
Knowledge of Linux or Windows OS, network protocols, web services, databases, scripting, and firewalls.