Lead Security Engineer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.

We are seeking an experienced Security Engineer to serve as the primary point-of-contact for security engineering matters.

Typical duties of the Lead Security Engineer include:

  • Representing security concerns, including supporting SAFe activities; developing the TO System Security Plan (SSP) to cover architecture, profiles, hygiene, compliance, RMF processes; and sustaining A&A Body of Evidence (BOE). SSP addresses security for networking, computing, virtualization, cloud, and enclaves including those with multiple enclaves and differing data protection and classification levels.
  • Coordinate security assessments of computing environments and systems to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA) standards and regulations, and recommend mitigation strategies. This includes use new and existing tools, processes, and procedures to scan, identify, contain, and remediate vulnerabilities and intrusions; implement trusted interfaces to external systems, monitor, track, and update status of systems in the assessment queue; and ensure uniform application of security policy.
  • Ensure thorough review and analyses of relevant event details to assess and mitigate system security threats/risks throughout the program life cycle. This includes all enclaves and production, test, and development environments.



  • Active TS/SCI clearance; CI Poly Preferred
  • Bachelor's degree       
  • 10+ years of experience

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.