Entry Level Cyber College Leadership Program

SAIC - Reston, VA

Job Description

SAIC College Leadership Program

Join an exciting and inclusive work environment where your work matters and we put the customer at the center of all we do. You will develop critical leadership and functional skills in areas such as Cyber Security, Data Science, IT Engineering and Application Development. CLP is a 6-9 month talent development program based on formal and experiential learning with coaching, mentoring and feedback for leadership development.

What is in it for you?

Rotation assignments designed to build technical acumen, technical solution delivery skills and industry knowledge.
Early career cohort for partnership and support
Access to supplemental project work
Structured learning curriculum for career foundation and functional, role-based skills
Exposure to leader talent at all levels

College Leadership Program Roles:
Data Engineer

Build out our analytic capabilities using modern data technologies
Deploy robust data products and services, as well as enable rich visualization, data exploratory, and machine learning capabilities
Use open-source technologies (Hadoop/MapReduce, Spark, Kafka, Pig, Python, NoSQL databases, etc.) and deploy applications in the cloud (AWS, Azure)
Cyber Security Engineer

Support cyber security monitoring and response capabilities to thwart attacks
Develop your skills in a variety of areas including security operations, malware analysis and emerging security solutions to protect and empower the nation


A Bachelor’s degree or higher obtained between December 2018 and May 2019
Must be a U.S. Citizen; sponsorship is not available for this program

Bachelor’s degree or higher in a technical or quantitative discipline, including Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Data Analytics or other majors with demonstrated technical experience (ex: Applied Mathematics).
A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher at the time of graduation
Strong analytical, quantitative, problem solving and conceptual skills
Strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills
Intermediate to advanced programming skills or experience in one or more of the following areas: Java, .net, asp.net, PHP, Python, Objective C, C#, C/C++, Perl, XML, JSON, UML, JavaScript, Visual Basic, HTML, SQL, PL/SQL, Shell scripts

Ability to acquire TS/SCI, as necessary



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 saic.com. For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability