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SAIC Information Systems Security Officer in RESTON, Virginia


SAIC is seeking a highly competent and motivated individual to work independently, and with customer stakeholders and other colleagues, to move customer initiatives forward in an exciting customer mission area. The successful candidate must be technically astute, exercising tact and good judgment in providing information systems security advice to the customer. Strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail are required.


Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of Government and/or private industry Information System Security experience and Bachelor’s degree (additional years experience in lieu of degree)

  • Active TS/SCI with Poly

  • Experience reviewing and analyzing system architecture diagrams and networks

  • Experience assessing security system needs and providing recommendations integrated into a coherent security strategy

  • Experience supporting Assessment and Authorization (A&A) requirements and processes, applying ICD 503, NISPOM and other federal guidelines in support of information systems at customer and contractor locations

  • Experience facilitating the development, maintenance and security reviews of Automated Information System (AIS) security plans for computers, networks and information systems deployed and used at customer and contractor facilities, ensuring that all customer authorizations are acquired and documented

  • Experience assisting with data transfer activities on multiple computer systems and monitoring operational computer networks

  • Experience responding to data calls on system security postures or A&A status of systems and regarding customer AIS policies

  • Experience responding to data spills and other IT system incidents, in coordination with customers, for incident investigation and resolution

  • Relevant industry certifications compliant with DoD Directive 8570.1

Desired Qualifications

  • Previous information system security work with the customer to include knowledge of customer computer networks, applications, processes and accesses

  • Experience applying ICDs to customer systems


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