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SAIC Cyber/Forensic Analyst, TS/SCI & Poly Required in CHANTILLY, Virginia


SAIC is seeking a Cyber Security/Forensic Analyst to join a collaborative, dynamic team in a mission-focused environment. You will support the analysis, security threats and development tactics, techniques and processes to mitigate potential security concerns. You should have detailed knowledge of how the internet works, interactions between browsers and websites, digital footprints, commercial messaging applications and their capabilities, adversary tactics, and trends. You will also be asked to provide subject matter expertise to training, collaborate with instructional designers, and present training content. You should also possess the ability to work as part of a dynamic team and thrives when learning new technologies.


  • Current TS/SCI with Poly

  • 9+ years documented workhistory in an Information Technology or related position

  • Strong understanding ofhow the internet works

  • Strong understanding ofhow browsers interact with websites

  • Strong understanding ofVPS, VPN, and VPC

  • Strong understanding ofencryption

  • Additionally, thecandidate should have documented experience in some (not all) of thefollowing topics:

  • Management of VirtualMachines/Environments, Virtual Box

  • Forensics (Computer,Network or Memory)

  • Understanding ofCommercial Messaging Applications and their Capabilities

  • Use of tools such asWireshark, Network Miner, Burp Suite, Encase, Guidance Software, PGP, GPG

  • Windows SystemAdministration and/or Linux Systems Administration

  • Cloud-basedinfrastructure

  • Linux, Android, Windowsand/or OS X Internals

  • Strongunderstanding of operations

  • Ability to communicationcomplex technical topics to a non-technical audience and present technicaltopics in a training environment.

  • Abilityto document technical topics and procedures for training use (content,lesson plans, assessments) in a professional manner

  • Willing to travel 2-3weeks, two or three times a year

Desired Qualifications

  • Security certifications are a plus


SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation’s most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability