Senior Cyber Software Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Aberdeen, MD, USA
  • Aug 29, 2021

Job Description

Description

SAIC has an opportunity based on contract award for a Senior Cyber Software Engineer to provide SETA support to a PM Electronic Warfare & Cyber (EW&C) contract.  This position is contingent upon contract award and will be located in Aberdeen, MD. 

Contract award is expected late January 2022.

The Cyber Software Engineer supports the design, development, implementation, and documentation for systems engineering, integration, and readiness processes and procedures for PEO IEWS systems. Participate and assist in the coordination of the systems engineering integrated product team and other technical forums at the PEO and subordinate agency level.  Coordinate with program, project and product management offices to assess the efficacy of the engineering and integration processes. 

Provides independent support for the transformation of the Army and the fielding of digitized information infrastructures to the active and reserve components, including: analysis of user requirements, preparation of plans and associated documentation, conducting test and demonstration events, multi-organization coordination, performing risk assessments, and executing similar activities relevant to systems engineering and integration. 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS AND ABILITY: Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives. Provides direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance. Work is reviewed by management to measure whether objectives have been met.

PROBLEM COMPLEXITY: Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable and consistent with organization objectives.

FREEDOM TO ACT: Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

IMPACT: Contributes to completion of specific programs and projects. Failure to obtain results or erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in serious program delays and considerable expenditure of resources.

LIASON: Frequent inter-organizational and outside customer contacts. Represents organization in providing solutions to difficult technical issues associated with specific projects.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelors degree in engineering or Information Technology; 4 additional  years experience in lieu of degree
  • 5 years' experience with systems engineering and integration principles, including for software intensive systems
  • 3 years' hands-on experience with EW, Cyber, or tactical C4ISR applications
  • 2 years of experience with DoD acquisition process, authoring DoD acquisition documentation including systems engineering plans, and Performance Based Specifications
  • Experience reading, writing and editing software code at an intermediate level in at least one top tier language such as Python, Perl, and C++
  • Experience with tools such as Docker, GitLab/GitLab CU, and Atlassian tools (Jira/Confluence)

 

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:

  • Must have a Top Secret with SCI eligibility