Information Systems Security Engineer Test Automation Spc Job



  full-time   employee

United States

Information Systems Security Engineer Test Automation Spc (Job Number:435773)


SAIC has a new opportunity for Information System Security Engineer (ISSE) to work on an exciting, fast-paced program supporting Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This position will work hand-in-hand with the customer team and external teammates across all program Security functions.

Job duties/responsibilities:

- Conduct technical evaluation of Information system design, focusing on Information Security aspects and accreditation
- Utilize various Information system inspection tools to audit Systems, analyze potential vulnerabilities and identify mitigation approaches
- Perform vulnerability/risk assessment analysis to support accreditation and other program protection activities
- Prepare and review program documentation to include Risk Assessment Reports, Accreditation Packages, and Security policy guides
- Coordinate with external organizations and guide accreditation packages through the customer process
- Review requests for software installation and conduct technical risk assessment on implementation of the software
- Work closely with system administrators to validate patching, AV definitions and other Security tools are updated/not vulnerable
- Coordinate and track Security action requests and status
- Assist contractors with facility designs to incorporate appropriate Security features, conduct pre- accreditation inspections, and provide assistance in preparation of accreditation documents
- Conduct periodic assessments of contractor facilities to ensure compliance with Security requirements tailoring requirements as needed
- Assist customer staff with resolving any operational Security issues involving supporting contractors
- Maintain operational Security posture for the program
- Conduct weekly auditing requirements and analyze results



- 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.


- The ISSE provides technical expertise on computer network design, implementation, and accreditation.
- The ISSE also provides oversight and coordination for multiple contractors supporting program objectives.
- Must be available/able to travel up to 25%

- Bachelor?s and 9+ years exp or Master?s Degree with 7+ years exp
- Candidate must be a great communicator (written and verbal) and be able to work with a group or independently
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Expertise in certification and accreditation
- Expertise in NIST 800-53 policies and implementations
- Experience interacting with program ISSO staff
- Experience with program Security and Information Systems Security best practices
- Familiarity with Security accreditation process
- Familiarity with applicable procedures and operating instructions related to program Security, Information assurance and Information management
- Experience managing privileged user requirements
- Ideal candidate will be self- motivated, organized, and detail oriented
- Familiar with automated Security compliance tools (Fortify, Nessus, etc)

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 is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of Systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more Information, visit For Information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 19, 2018, 4:19:06 PM
Primary Location: United States-MD-BALTIMORE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time