Cybersecurity Specialist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is looking for a Cybersecurity Specialist  in Pensacola, FL that will be responsibile for supporting the implementation of information systems security tasks, as required for the safeguarding, handling, and controlling of classified information. This role requires the applicant to be a self-starter, and also the willingness to initiate communication with various personnel for support and/or compliance requirements. 

The Cybersecurity Specialist will be expected to:

  • Review A&A packages for Standalone and LAN systems
  • Work with external vendors to provide guidance for industrial and system security matters
  • Perform annual security assessments
  • Consult with and brief executive management on compliance matters
  • Prepare and finalize notes for inspection findings and Body of Evidence submissions
  • Facilitate Discussions for system deployments and A&A requirements with ISSM and Project Teams
  • Review Nessus vulnerability results and assist with POAM creation for project teams
  • Review, research, and submit hardware for approved use and entry into program spaces
  • Support a variety of stand-alone and networked systems


Required Education and Skills:

  • BS degree or 4 additional years experience in lieu of degree and 2 years experience

Required Skills:

  • Knowledgeable in information systems security
  • Working knowledge of RMF
  • Experience working on classified processing systems and handling classified material
  • Experience reviewing NESSUS vulnerability scans and reviewing audit logs
  • Professional and effective interpersonal skills and the ability to provide face-to-face customer support

Required Certification:

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II or III certifications 

Required Clearance:

  • Top Secret clearance with ability to obtain TS/SCI.