Systems Engineer SETA IT/IA Support for Associate CIO - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Description:


  • SAIC has an immediate opening for an innovative, highly motivated, self-starting Systems Engineer to join our team providing systems engineering and technical advisory services to the Associate Chief Information Officer (ACIO) in executing Information Technology (IT) / Information Assurance (IA) project management responsibilities in a fast-paced, operations-oriented government organization.

Job Responsibilities:


  • Represent the Associate CIO position at headquarters and subordinate organization forums.
  • Support meetings with organization’s seniors and senior management related forums.
  • Attend program reviews and participate in project control gate reviews.
  • Analyze execution plans, schedules, and budgets and provide recommendation for course of action on IT/IA project issues.
  • Support Systems Engineering, IT Project Management, and Cybersecurity Management forums.
  • Assist internal organizations in conducting system inventories, support asset risk analyses, and provide recommendations.
  • Work closely with key personnel to develop unifying strategies or governance processes.


Required Education and Experience:


  • Technical Bachelor’s Degree with 8+ years of related experience that demonstrates the ability to perform job responsibilities.

Required Skills:


  • Must possess strong system engineering fundamentals.
  • Demonstrated ability to think critically and strategically.
  • Demonstrate ability to manage multiple tasks and deliverables simultaneously, work independently and with a team.
  • Highly motivated to learn new methodologies and technologies.
  • Must be self-motivated with good written, verbal and communication skills. 
  • Possess diplomatic, tactful, and strong interpersonal and professional skills to resolve politically sensitive issues.

Required Clearances:

  • TS/SCI with Poly

Desired Skills:


  • Working knowledge of virtual and cloud computing technologies.
  • Knowledgeable about the Intelligence Community agencies.
  • Ability to foster collaborative relationships, encourage teamwork, and promote cooperation.