Entry/Junior IA/Security Engineer Job

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Entry/Junior IA/Security Engineer (Job Number:421752)


SAIC is looking for an IA/Security Engineer to work with our Army Software Engineering Customer on the THAAD program.

Job Description:

The selected candidate will be a member of an IA/Security team in support of a systems development group. Candidate will provide technical assistance and expertise in accrediting and deploying security components to the THAAD Program. Candidate will perform analyses to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements and safeguards. Implement certification and accreditation documentation in compliance with DoD guidelines. Provide technical engineering services for the support of integrated security systems and solutions. Participate with the client in the strategic design process to translate security requirements into technical designs. The applicant must be able to review system and subsystem specifications and interface documentation for completeness, accuracy, and applicability. Candidate will support and participate in system/subsystem design, trade-off and performance studies and analyses; interpret and analyze requirements obtained/derived from customer; review, verify and/or validate system specifications and other design-related documentation; and software design review, technical interchange and management control meetings, and configuration control boards.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree and 1+ years of experience in Information Assurance or similar degree or related field. (Equivalent experience accepted in lieu of degree)

Required Qualifications:

Experience conducting assessments using either the DoD IA Certification and Accreditation Process (DIACAP) or the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF)

Knowledge of threat management, vulnerability management, and breach management processes

Desired Qualifications:

Experience in C++ on an embedded Wind River Linux OS

Experience writing Perl or Bash shell scripts

Familiarity with U- Boot, boot loader, and low level device configurations

Solaris Experience


Desired Certifications:


Security+ Systems

Security Certified Practitioner (SCCP)

CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

Clearance Requirement:

Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 3, 2016, 11:09:46 AM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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