Cyber Network Security Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Eglin Afb
United States


SAIC is seeking a Cyber/Network Security Subject Matter Expert (SME) to support the Air Force’s guided weapons research, development, modeling, analyses, and simulation of munition system concepts. This will include development, simulation, hardware-in the-loop, and testing of cyber and network security capabilities. Our customer is the US Air Force Armament Directorate Office located at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

The successful candidate will be assigned to work as a part of a small team of scientist and engineers working with civil service government engineers developing, modeling, and analyzing technology within a laboratory test environment.


The team is looking for a highly motivated Engineer with experience in Network Security Engineering requirements development and implementation. The candidate shall provide System Security Engineering (SSE) subject matter expertise to assist in the development of Digital Twin implementations. 

Assist in generation of SSE requirements, and evaluation of Digital Twin artifacts to assure SSE best practices are employed throughout the research Program.

Assist in development and support of cyber modeling and simulation as well as Security Development Operational methods in the development of Digital Twin technologies.

Assist in development of cyber testing requirements, planning, leading, and conducting cyber penetration tests of Digital Twin constructs. These tests will validate cyber hardening and resiliency technologies.

Assist in development of cyber vulnerability assessment methodologies.

Evaluate concepts’ or concept subsystems’ performance and stability within Digital Twin constructs utilizing cyber hardening. Help establish concept performance limitations and requirements adjustments.

Assist in modeling and simulation development of guided weapons systems and concepts.

Document studies and analysis findings via briefings, scientific papers and technical reports.

Software implementation of complex algorithms.

Work with a small team of scientists and engineers to model, simulate and study the performance of potential Air Force guided weapon systems, concepts and advanced weapon subsystem technologies.


Required Qualifications:  


  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in engineering, scientific or related field and 5+ years of work related experience (Advance degree desired)
  • Active Top Secret clearance is required.
  • 5+ years' experience in Network Security Engineering
  • 5+ years' experience in Cyber technologies
  • Knowledge of Virtual and Constructive simulation development and the use of these simulations.
  • Scientific programming experience required.
  • Programming experience with C. C++, Python, Matlab and/or Simulink code development required.
  • Understanding of digital signal processing techniques


Desired Qualifications