SAIC is seeking a Senior/SME to join our dynamic, El Segundo, CA based team. SAIC is seeking a Space Command and Control (C2) Senior Cybersecurity Network Architect supporting the Horizon 2 contract for SMC/ECX and the U.S. Space Force. This role requires a blend of technical expertise with excellent communication skills. The position shall apply expert level architecture, design and engineering knowledge to provide a truly global enterprise security solution to the Space Force’s private cloud data center and network environment. The well qualified candidate will possess a mastery of Data Center and LAN/WAN security solutions to include: servers, routers, switches, and advanced firewalls. The candidate must have strong experience and proven capabilities in developing and deploying next generation network security solutions focused on the concepts of Zero Trust and micro-segmentation. The candidate must be capable of evaluating performance results, performing risk assessments, and recommending changes affecting the private cloud data center and network transport architecture and design. The position directly supports SMC/ECX on-site and advises & assists the SMC/ECX customer in the management of their Data Center contractors. The successful candidate is expected to have an in-depth knowledge of data center operations, be able to identify and mitigate current data center issues, and create strategic plans that focus on expanding data center operations.
The successful candidate will represent the team and the customer at various configuration and requirements boards and must have strong presentation skills. The candidate must be proficient in using multiple word processing and presentation tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, and Visio etc. The candidate will write and edit technical documentation, create and review standard operating procedures and presentations, and review other technical documentation for impacts to the space, power, and cooling resources available within the data center.