Cyberspace Operations Engineer Job

9/10/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee


Fort Meade
Maryland
United States

Cyberspace Operations Engineer (Job Number:418070)

Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Contractor shall assist in identifying requirements and making recommendations for the prioritization of requirements for development. The Contractor shall support USCYBERCOM’s requirements process through facilitation of and participation in requirement boards and working group activities.

Daily activities include:
• Researches and analyzes cybersecurity capabilities to satisfy data protection requirements
• Evaluates products against the Customer’s operational requirements
• Assists with the implementation of security solutions
• Researches, develops requirements, evaluates, tests and implements new or improved information security software, devices or systems
• Responsible for applying a combination of expert engineering knowledge of enterprise IT and security solutions to design, develop and/or implement solutions to ensure they are consistent with enterprise architecture security policies
• Provides planning, policy, requirements, and integration support for cyber capabilities and identify opportunities for mission enhancement
• Responsible for researching, designing, developing and implementing proof of concept data protection solutions to address vulnerabilities and assist in highly focused, quick turnaround market research regarding technology trends and/or potential solutions to address specific requirements
• Responsible for assisting in the evaluation of industry offerings to identify products and technologies with the potential to support the security design and troubleshoot and problem solve technical and non-technical issues

Qualifications:
REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

- Minimum two (2) years of experience as a Cyberspace Operations Engineer or related functional area.
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Significant experience on or in support of a major staff, i.e.; Joint Staff or CCMD staff.

DESIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

- Minimum two (2) years of experience as a Cyber Operations Engineer
- Possesses a technical understanding of the lifecycle of the network threats, attack vectors, and network vulnerability exploitation
- Identifies gaps and overlaps across existing DODIN operations (DODIN OPS) and DCO technical capabilities
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Ability to develop briefing materials, administrative support.
- Excellent writing skills and ability to communicate effectively, and briefing senior officers.
- Strong Microsoft Office and experience.

EDUCATION:

- Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Information Technology, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
- DoD 8570 Level I Information Assurance Certification is required
- Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 13,000 employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in McLean, Va. For more information, visit www.saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 22, 2016, 1:25:54 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-FORT MEADE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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