Cyber Security Project Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC is seeking a Cyber Security expert to perform and support penetration testing activities to target, assess, exploit, and report risks and vulnerabilities of information systems. The intent is to provide senior decision makers with actionable data to make strategic investment decisions.



  • Demonstrated work experience in cyber security or related IT field
  • Demonstrate work experience with DevSecOps and DevSecOps tools working within an automated CI/CD pipeline
  • Demonstrated experience with cyber penetration testing
  • Demonstrated experience applying computer attack methods and system exploitation techniques
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of cyber security principles for Linux, Windows and virtual platforms
  • Demonstrated experience designing, testing, or implementing IT security architecture
  • Demonstrated experience performing network security analysis
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing network architectures
  • Demonstrated experience using network management tools
  • Demonstrated experience creating cyber security test plans
  • Demonstrated experience leveraging adversarial tactics to conduct hands-on security testing
  • Demonstrated experience developing risk management methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing test results to develop risk/threat mitigation plans
  • Demonstrated experience testing or reviewing system configuration, development, and design specifically around enterprise systems and hypervisors
  • Demonstrated experience designing, testing, or implementing complex Windows installations



  • Active TS/SCI with Poly
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or other related scientific or technical discipline. Work experience can be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • One or more of the relevant certifications: Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), or Global Information Assurance Certification Penetration Tester (GPEN)
  • Demonstrated experience participating in public and private information security groups and organizations
  • Demonstrated experience communicating vulnerability results and risk posture to senior executives
  • Demonstrated experience researching, evaluating, and developing security policies and guidance
  • Demonstrated experience performing complex technical tasks with minimal direction