Computer Security Engineer

Full Time

  • No Travel Required

Job Description

Job ID: 2212261

Location: CHANTILLY , VA , US

Date Posted: 2022-11-30

Category: Cyber

Subcategory: Cyber Engineer

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None

Potential for Remote Work: No


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.

Put your creativity to work! SAIC is seeking a Computer Security Engineer to work in a collaborative, team-focused environment.

The Computer Security Engineer should be able to complete independent assessments and concept of operations design of commercially available operating systems and products. Your development efforts will use all aspects of the software engineering life cycle including scope and work estimation, architecture and design, documentation, implementation, testing and integration.
  • Assist in determining and recommending the best designs based on customer business objectives, timelines, and other resource constraints.
  • Must be dynamic, innovative, self-starting, and a problem solver.
  • Must have the aptitude and attitude to tackle unsolved technical challenges.


  • Must have an active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
  • Requires a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science or equivalent Engineering degree, OR four (4) additional years of demonstrated equivalent technical expertise
  • Linux experience is a must.
    • Familiarity with the Linux kernel, GRUB, and the Terminal is critical
  • Minimum of 14 years of Product Software Engineering or Software Security experience
  • Experience scripting in a language such as Bash, Python or JavaScript
  • Experience in Encryption Methodologies and/or Networking
  • Ability to write scripts and tools, as needed, with minimal guidance
  • Ability to provide written and verbal Software Security Assessments
  • Understanding/knowledge of Secure Coding Practice

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.SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

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